|Candice De Long to speak in Dallas and Texas Trailblazer Awards Honorees Announced|
|by Sharon Adams||Mon, Sep 7, 2009, 12:55 PM|
Linda Pitts Custard, Jason Witten and Mary Kay, Inc. Announced as
(September 3, 2009) The Texas Trailblazer Awards recipients were announced at a reception in their honor at Craighead Green Gallery in
Jason Witten, # 82 of the Dallas Cowboys, will receive The Family Place Man of Influence Award, which recognizes a North Texan who is leading by example to make domestic violence a “community issue” rather than a “women’s issue.” Through his lifestyle, he is setting a standard of compassion, support and commitment that promotes healthy relationships.
(Lillie Young, Luncheon Co-Chair; Ebby Halliday Acers, Honorary Chair; Paige Flink, Executive Director, The Family Place; Maggie Kipp, Luncheon co-chair. Photo by Daniel Driensky)
The Texas Trailblazer Awards Luncheon is generally comprised of corporate sponsors, table hosts, philanthropists, media, and accomplished men and women in the
DeLong is also the subject of a riveting Lifetime Original Movie, Killer Instinct: From the Files of Candice DeLong, actress Jean Smart deftly portrayed DeLong.
DeLong frequently appears on television, commenting on violent crime and personal safety. Her appearances include Meet the Press, 48 Hours, Hardball with Chris Matthews, MSNBC Investigates, NBC, ABC and CBS Evening News, TODAY, Good Morning America, CBS Early Show, CNN, MSNBC, FOX News and Court TV.