On Thursday, May 23rd, Yvonne Crum will join the ranks of Juanita “Mimi” and Geraldine “Tincy” Miller, the mother in law/daughter in law duo that have both recieved Dallas Can Academies Motherhood: Lifetime Achievement Award. Past Honorees have also included Kim Dawson, Gloria Campos, Cindy Brinker Simmons, Cynthia Melnick, Ruth Ryan, Laura Leppert and Senator Florence Shapiro. Yvonne will be honored for her outstanding achievements and dedication to both family and community. She has exemplified community involvement and held leadership roles and raised hundreds of thousands of dollars as a volunteer for several non-profit organizations in the Dallas community. Yvonne and her husband of 45 years, Mayo, have a son and granddaughter who live in Dallas.
The 20th annual Dallas Motherhood: Lifetime Achievement Awards Luncheon benefits the students of the four Dallas Can Academy campuses and recognizes women who are volunteers and champions of children in the Dallas area. The luncheon’s honorary chairs are Carolyn Lupton and Jill Rowlett and WFAA’s Gloria Campos who will serve as the Mistress of Ceremonies. Two Dallas Can students will also be featured as speakers. Celebrating more than 27 years of providing the highest quality education for all students, Texans Can schools are graduating thinkers. The four Dallas Can Academies are part of the Texans Can Academies unique network of 10 charter schools located in Austin, Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston and San Antonio. The schools are tuition-free, open enrollment, public high schools of choice serving students who have struggled in a traditional high school setting. To date, more than 86,000 youth have been given a second chance at life with the opportunity to pursue their dreams. Cars for Kids is a 501(c)3 tax exempt organization benefiting Texans Can Academies and is the only car donation program in Texas that is operated by the charity it serves.
WHEN: Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 11:30 a.m.
2201 N. Stemmons Freeway
Dallas, TX 75207
$125 each or table sponsorships available