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Campaign for the Homeless
Campaign for the Homeless Committee members sort more than 13,000 items of clothing donated through the fall drive, benefiting local homeless shelters. Members also donated boxes of disposable diapers and money to purchase diapers for shelters.
The 67th Harvest Celebration raised $725,250 in underwriting for pro bono legal services through Houston Volunteer Lawyers. Greeting guests at the Harvest Celebration were, from left, Tom Ganucheau and Lisa Ganucheau, HBAA president; Dana Levy Kelly and Neil Kelly, HBA president; and Denise Scofield, HBF chair, and John Scofield.
Fibich, Leebron, Copeland, Briggs & Josephson, LLP and the Amaro Law Firm wrap gifts for the 2016 AIDS Outreach Holiday Gift Drive.
The Houston Bar Association assembles and delivers 600 holiday gift bags each year to veterans living in Houston shelters. Gift bags include new clothing from Dignity U Wear, toiletries, a hardback novel, candy, holiday greeting cards, Shipley’s coupons for free coffee & donuts, toothbrushes & toothpaste from the Greater Houston Dental Society, and more. Other large contributors to this project include The State Bar of Texas, the HBAA, Pursuit Church, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Houston North Stake, and the HBA Veteran Golf Tournament.
AIDS Outreach Holiday Gift Drive
Thank you to the firms, legal organizations, and individuals that adopted families affected by AIDS for the 2016 AIDS Outreach Holiday Gift Drive, sponsored by the HBA AIDS Outreach Committee.
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