Luncheon Chairs Denise Monteleone and Veronica Selinko-Curran MD
What: Luncheon and Fashion Show benefiting St.Luke's Episcopal Hospital Friends of Nursing.
Where: River Oaks Country Club, Houston Texas
When: Thursday, March 08, 2012
Ticket Prices: Table of 10: starting at $3,000
Beneficiary: St.Luke's Episcopal Hospital Friends of Nursing
Host(s): St.Luke's Episcopal Hospital
EMCEE: Shelby Hodge
Presenting Sponsor(s): Joy and Will Crenshaw, The Modern Group LDT., Denise Monteleone and Veronica Selinko-Curran MD, Polly Bowden, Rita Madden and Marie Wise; Jana and John Scott Arnoldy, Triten Corporation, Sylvie Crum, Sima Sawaf, Kay Watson and Linda Webster; Patti and Richard Everett; Mr. and Mrs. William Hitchcock; Carol Linn, John P.McGovern Foundaton; Marilyn R.Miles
Gala Chairperson(s): Denise Monteleone, Veronica Selinko-Curran
President(s): Terri Reul
Co-President(s): Jana Arnoldy
Invocation: The Right Reverend Dena A.Harrison
Menu: Fruit and cheese plate with crackers and melba toast; Pistachio crusted Atlantic salmon; Baby greens, tarragon, asparagus, baby tomatoes, pickled red onion confit, orange vinaigrette and potato crisp; Flourless chocolate cake with coffee ice cream and frangelico sauce.
Special Thanks: Ellie Francisco
Event Coordinator: Elizabeth Weiss
Board of Directors: Jana Arnoldy, Sandy Barrett, Polly Bowden, Anne Brent, Vivien Caven, Shirley Dannenbaum, Neva Dawson, Patricia Dewhurst, Wanda Dunn, Jo Lynn Falgout, Susan Fine, Patsy Fourticq, Ellie Francisco, Linda Griffin, Mary Elizabeth Mecom Hahnfeld, Marnie Hogan, Elizabeth Irvine, Barbara Kraft, Carol Linn, Rita Madden, Sheila Mayfield, Denise Monteleone, Cynthia Moulton, Pam Ott, Kathy Pipkin, Rachel Regan, Terri Reul, Karan Robinson, Veronica Selinko-Curran MD, Millette Sherman, Sarah Simon, Ann Singleton, Lynne Smith, Stephanie Smith, Shirley Stein, Christie Sullivan, Kim Tutcher, Elizabeth Moore Vail, Donna Vallone, Kiki Wilson
Blacktie Photos by: Roswitha Vogler/photosbyrovo.com
'Color My World' was the theme of the 2012 Luncheon and Fashion Show, hosted by the St.Luke's Episcopal Hospital. On Thursday, March 8th, 2012 more than 380 guests supported this annual event, held at the upscale River Oaks Country Club in Houston, Texas. The supporters checked-in and mingled, before the program started at 12:00 noon.
Emcee Shelby Hodge welcomed the guests, while the luncheon chairs Denise Monteleone and Veronica Selinko-Curran, MD, both in beautiful colorful dresses, introduced the nursing program. Vice President and CNO of St.Luke's Karen Myers gave her remarks, before Jonathan Ricks talked about his experience with the nursing program.
A Fashion show followed, presented by Tootsies and 'Color My World' was indeed the theme of those beautiful dresses, colorful, young, springlike. Models and Nurse Models showed the best of Tootsies spring collection, while guest designer Lyn Devon made her personal appearance.
The luncheon was served and afterwards the guests were invited to a reception and shopping afternoon at Tootsies.
About Friends of Nursing
Friends of Nursing at St.Luke's Episcopal Hospital began in 1989 as a philantropic volunteer organization dedicated to supporting nursing. With a membership of more than 150, Friends of Nursing recognized the crucial role nurses play as our front-line caregivers. Since its reception, Friends of Nursing has generated funds to foster the education, training and research of the remarkable women and men in this vital medical profession.
Find more information at www.stlukestexas.com