Film legend and Texas native, Debbie Reynolds, will be the keynote speaker at A Fabulous Luncheon, hosted by actress and pageant winner, Nicole Barrett. Proceeds benefit Jonathan’s Place, A Home for Abused Children in Dallas, Texas. Since 1995, Jonathan’s Place has served as an emergency shelter and residential therapeutic facility for children under the age of 17 and is a 501(c)3 non profit.
She Is Dallas info: A Fabulous Luncheon will be held Saturday, May 14, 2011 at the Ritz Carlton Dallas. There will be an auction at 10:30 am, VIP reception at 11:00 am, and the Luncheon will take place at 12 noon followed by Q&A and an autograph session. Tickets to the luncheon start at $150. Please call 214-597-4171 for sponsorships, underwriting and table purchases. For more info on Jonathan’s Place, please visit www.jpkids.org.
Debbie Reynolds’ career has spanned over 60 years, during which she starred in some of the most loved films of all time : Singin’ In The Rain, Tammy and The Bachelor, The Unsinkable Molly Brown, How the West Was Won, and many others. Still today, Ms. Reynolds captivates audiences around the country with her humor, charm and ageless glamour. Sharing stories on her life, career and triumphs, Debbie Reynolds has no problem opening up! This will be an interactive luncheon with Q & A, VIP Reception, followed by book signing and autograph session.
Mr. T. Boone Pickens will receive the Community Humanitarian Award. This award is given to an individual who has made significant contributions to the wellness and growth of the people of Dallas.
KLUV Morning Show Host, Jody Dean will serve as the Emcee, and NBC 5’s Bobbie Wygant will introduce Debbie Reynolds.
An auction will be held on Saturday, May 14, 2011 with proceeds going to Jonathans Place in order to enrich the lives of abused children. Auction items range from exotic vacation getaways to donated items guaranteed to delight and surprise. So, tell your friends, family, community.