Army Scholarship Foundation's Stand Up For Heroes Luncheon Kicks-Off
by Sharon Adams
Mon, Aug 10, 2015, 03:46 PM
The Stand Up For Heroes luncheon announcement reception benefiting the
Army Scholarship Foundation was hosted by Hillwood – A Perot Company in their
Victory Park offices recently.
chairs Rose and Jeff Gault, along with party host Darcy Anderson,
Vice-Chairman, Hillwood – A Perot Company, welcomed United States Congressman
Pete Sessions, Advisory Chair Carmaleta Whiteley Felton and members of the host
committee including Patricia and Mark Armstrong, Jon Arnette, The Honorable
Allen Clark, Otis Felton, Roger Gault, Stan Graff, Lieutenant General (USA Ret)
Stanley Green, Robert Hastings, Bob Pikna, Joe Siniscalchi and Mary and Patrick
committee members who were not able to attend were John Avila, Shawn Black,
Michael Blount, Sanford “Sandy” Brown, Michele Vonnegut Costello, Jeff Forbes,
Lieutenant General (USA Ret) Jay Garner, Marena Gault, Jim Hathaway, Mark
House, The Honorable Ambassador Robert Jordan, Michael Lunceford, Ross Perot,
Jr., Dave Scalera and Thomas and Joan Stephens.
Jeff introduced Darcy, who spoke about his and Hillwood and
Perot Company’s involvement with the Army Scholarship Foundation. Jeff then
announced the host committee, and reminded everyone to attend the inaugural
luncheon on Tuesday, October 27th at the Brook Hollow Golf Club. Introductory remarks will be provided
by Lieutenant General Jay Garner, US Army retired, former Assistant Chief of
Staff of the US Army, and Director of the Office for Reconstruction and
Humanitarian Assistance for Iraq.The speaker is General
John Abizaid, US Army, Retired, a former Commander U.S. Central Command. Jody
Dean, KLUV 98.7 FM Morning Show host
will serve as the emcee.
Army Scholarship Foundation is a nonprofit organization created by United
States Army Veterans to serve soldiers and their families. The Army Scholarship Foundation’s purpose is
to help children and spouses of soldiers fulfill their dreams of higher
Congressman Sessions spoke about how important it is for
members of the Army to know the Scholarship Foundation is there to help them so
their children can grow up with a dream of a higher education.
reception valet was sponsored by Gold Crown Valet and featured an array of
delicious food sponsored by Babe’s Chicken Dinner House, Corner Bakery, The
Classic Gourmet, The Festive Kitchen and Picasso’s.
tickets are $150 each with Priority seating at $500 and above. Table hosts,
sponsors and underwriters benefits include preferred seating, special program
visibility and more.
For more information, contact Rose Gault, chair, at
call 703-599-8029 or mail your request to Army Scholarship Foundation, 11700
Preston Road, # 660-301, Dallas, TX
Gault, Rose Gault, Luncheon Chairs; Carmaleta Whiteley, Advisory Board Chair; Darcy
Anderson, Vice-Chairman, Hillwood Corporation - a Perot Company, host.