Cross Timbers Rotary Christmas Luncheon is Home for the Holidays

On December 13, Cross Timbers Rotary Club members and guests gathered at The Courtyard Marriott Flower Mound to celebrate their 5th Annual Christmas luncheon – themed "Home for the Holidays".  "Same Kind of Different As Me" best selling author Ron Hall was special guest and the event helped raise money to build and furnish a Denton … Continued

Flower Mound Chamber Commerce and Lewisville Chamber Commerce Holiday Luncheon

On Dec. 17 Christian Community Action proved two is better than one when they sponsored the annual joint Holiday Luncheon for the Flower Mound Chamber of Commerce and the Lewisville Chamber of Commerce.  It was a "see and be seen" event at the Courtyard by Marriott Flower Mound where monthly awards were handed out and … Continued

Ally’s Wish Boots & Blessings Gala Kick Off Party

On December 3, Tamara & Tony Casillas, 2020 Event Chairs, opened their home to kick-off the 6th Annual Ally’s Wish Boots & Blessings Gala with a night of sips, shopping and holiday cheer. Vestals Catering and Sprinkles cupcakes tempted with yummy bites while the Kendra Scott team enticed with their latest jewelry collection.  LeeAnne Locken-Emberlin and Rich Emberlin, Honorary  … Continued

2nd Annual Lakeside 5K  & Fun Run benefiting Ally’s Wish

The 2nd Annual Lakeside 5K  & Fun Run benefiting Ally's Wish took place on Nov. 9 in partnership with Lakeside DFW.  Supporters could choose to participate in a 1-mile fun run or 5K.  Inspired by the late Allyson Hendrickson, Ally’s Wish, Inc. is a Flower Mound based non-profit organization devoted to granting the last wish to young, terminally … Continued

9th Annual Double Oak Turkey Trot a Successful Beloved Tradition

On November 28, the 9th annual Double Oak Turkey Trot was in full swing despite the rain forecast.  This beloved event has strong local sponsor support and has become a tradition for many community families to kick off the Thanksgiving holiday.  Proceeds of the 2019 Double Oak Turkey Trot benefits funding for inner-city youth programs run … Continued

Third Annual Park Place Luxury & Supercar Showcase Raises $141,000

On Sept. 28, more than 4,500 people attended the third annual Park Place Luxury & Supercar Showcase at the Four Seasons Resort and Club Dallas to experience rare cars, live music, trendy fashion and refreshing cuisine. The luxury lifestyle event raised $141,000 for Baylor Scott & White Irving Foundation. Photography by Michael Ainsworth, David Alvey, Patty Blome and Rhi Lee

Liberty Christian School Heart of Liberty Gala Celebrates Staff

On Oct. 5, supporters gathered at Texas Motor Speedway to attend the Liberty Christian School Heart of Liberty Gala. More than 630 people attended, hearing from a very special guest, as well as participating in a Live Auction and Win a Car drawing. Dr. Blair McCullough declared it "… the best fundraising event that I have ever attended." $442,000 was raised to support the Staff Sustainability Initiative. Photography … Continued

Flower Mound Chamber Commerce’s Fiesta is a Sweet Success Southern-Style

On Oct. 26 at the Embassy Suites Grapevine, more than 630 attendees gathered to celebrate doing business FloMo-style. Guests enjoyed an auction, casino games, live music and delicious food. Texas Health Presbyterian – Flower Mound was the presenting sponsor, and the Flower Mound Chamber created a spectacular event reminiscent of the South with a Kentucky Derby twist. Photography by John Hudson … Continued

Ranch Hand Rescue Ignite Hope Gala Celebrates 10 Years

On Oct. 12, Ranch Hands Rescue hosted its 10-year anniversary gala, featuring dinner, drinks and dancing at the Embassy Suites Denton. 650 attendees helped raise money to support the organization's general operations and subsidized services for victims of sexual and physical abuse, PTSD, anxiety and other debilitating traumas. Photography by Shea McFarland, Prop-A-Razzi 

LEF’s 1 Team, 1 Dream Evening for Education Scores Big

On Sept. 7, the Lewisville ISD Education Foundation (LEF) held its famed Evening for Education at the Hilton Garden Inn Lewisville. Guests tailgated and paid tribute to Texas football with the 2019 theme: 1 TEAM, 1 DREAM. Mary Jacoby was the event chair, and VIP guests had an opportunity to meet legendary WFAA Sports Anchor Dale Hansen. Photography courtesy of LEF