“I support the Council's mission because of the positive impact it has each day
on Dallas area families, businesses and individuals in addressing and preventing
drug and alcohol abuse in our community.”
Power of Prevention Breakfast
The Council’s annual Power of Prevention Breakfast was held on October 9, 2012. Approximately
300 individuals attended the Breakfast, which benefits youth programs sponsored by The Council.
The Council recognizes its distinguished event sponsors, auction item donors and planning committee members.
Thompson & Knight, LLP continued to be an unparalleled supporter. Burning Tree, Ernst & Young, Grahamcracker Graphics and the Perot Foundation were vital to the event’s success. Additional thanks to: Lita Alessandra Hodges; Lauren & Pat Arthur; Bailey Ann & Brett Broughton; Caron Texas; Jennifer & Jimmy Chiles; Barry & Ann Drees; Frost Bank; Betsy & Bill Jessiman; Locke Lord LLP; Susan McEvoy; Mike & Debbie Meripolski; John Mogk/Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC; The Richards Douglass Family; Right Step/Spirit Lodge/San Cristobal; Santé Center for Healing; Julie & Ted Stevenson; Strasburger & Price, LLP; Texas Instruments; Alison & Robbie Weinberg; Winstead PC.
The first online auction surpassed expectations and was possible because of generous individuals and businesses who donated items.
Auction item donors:
About Face Studios/Allyson Hall; Allie-Coosh; Dr. Gregg Anigian's Aesthetic Skin Care Center; Pat & Lauren Arthur; Athena's Strategies; BeTween Scene; Calligraphy Art Studio; Amy Cannady; Central Market; Collor Wellness; Commonwealth Couture; Creations by L and A; Cullwell & Son, Inc.; Dallas Cakes a Go-Go; Debbie Shops Dallas; Chris Deprez; Bill Dippel; EM-DASH Designs; Exhale Spa; Events by Shelbi Rene; Peter Fitch/Silver Shadow Jewelry; Frat Frocket; Gatlin Brothers; GolfTEC Park Cities; Haynesworth Photography; Charles Haley; Hearing Professional Center; Health Source at the Dallas Wellness Center; HealthWorks; Hurricane’s Basketball; iBeani; J & M Foods; Jan Dice & Associates; Rudy & Shelley Jaramillo; JHilburn Men's Custom Clothier; Peron Jones; Kale Skincare; Karyn Kelbaugh Photography; Kay Wyne Fine Art; Keith Evans Photography; Kid Biz; Kimberly's K9 Fitness Center & Spa; Kira Kira Jewelry; K.O. Fitness; Douglas & Barbara Lawson; Leafchases Pool Service; Lombardi Family Concepts; Lucky Dog Barkery; McEvoy Designs; Susan McEvoy; Margaret Custom Alterations; Cherri Miller; Dr. Harry J. Myers; Northbeam Financial; Park Cities Animal Hospital; Purple Giraffe T-Shirt Co; Premier Transportation; Lynn Phillips; Renebonneau's Interior Decorating; Rex's Seafood; Maleiah & Ryan Rogers; Roosters of Preston Center; Sharon Hodges Fine Art; Skin Spa Med; Slim Jams; Texas Instruments DLP Group; Tootsies; Travel Jewelry; Cameron Watten; Trey Watten; WFAA, Channel 8
The success of the event is due to the marvelous work of the planning committee that was comprised of dedicated community volunteers. Many thanks go to Susan McEvoy, Sylvia Hubbard, Kim Falconnet, Julie Stevenson, Lauren Arthur (chair), Betsy Jessiman, Alison Weinberg and René Watten (not pictured).