2013 Children's Fund Gala

Rocking the Casbah for the Children’s Fund

Anna Schuster. Photography Jenny Antill   |  Photos by Jenny Antill
October 10, 2013
Event Date:
April 20, 2013

It was an ode to the exoticism and enchanting nature of the Maghreb for the Children’s Fund Gala. Snake charmers and belly dancers sauntered amidst the benevolent at the Hilton Americas-Houston, who by night’s end had raised close to a million dollars, all of which went to 16 children’s charities in the greater Houston area. The evening, which included dinner and dancing to the irresistible sounds of Dallas’ M80 band, was arranged by co-chairmen Erin and Boyd Heath and Kristi and Robert Kincannon, as well as co-presidents Liz and Rogers Herndon. Ensuring that the silent was chockablock with enticing items were auction chairs Julie and Philip Peacock, Kristen and Logan Johnson and Chelsea and Matt Pacey. Partying pashas: Molly Montgomery, Kay Lobb, Allison Martin, Ashley Loeffler, Katie Wynn, Brooke and Jeff Zarr, Marcia and Brig Smart, and Dabney Junell.