Children's Scholarship Ball

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2017 Honorees and chairs
2017 Honorees and chairs

Thank you to everyone involved for an incredible event!


Photos & Videos

Photos from the Ball 
(by Mark Katz Photography)
2017 Children's Scholarship Ball Commercial 
Honoree H-E-B and Scott McClelland 
Honorees Lauren and Jeremy Blachman 

Save the Date for 2018!

28th Annual Children's Scholarship Ball
Saturday, Feb 24, 2018
Royal Sonesta Houston
2222 West Loop South, Houston 77056
Ways to Help  

2017 Honorees

Lauren and Jeremy Blachman
H-E-B and Scott McClelland

2017 Honorary Chairs

Eve and Bobby Lapin for Lauren and Jeremy Blachman
Lisa Helfman for H-E-B | Scott McClelland

2017 Ball Chair

Abby Ackerman and Erika Kaufman

2017 Auction Chairs

Marci Gilbert and Ashley Roseman

2017 Tribute Committee


About the Children's Scholarship Ball 

Proceeds from the Ball benefit the Irvin Kaplan Children's Scholarship Fund. Each year more than 300 children are the recipients of the proceeds of this event - children of all religious and ethnic backgrounds in need of financial assistance for infant care, preschool, summer camp and special needs programs. 

Past Honorees, Honorary Chairs and Ball Chairs 
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For general information about the Ball, please contact Michelle Frankfort at or 713.551.7230.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Tables of 10 and individual tickets are available for purchase. For tickets, tables and tributes, please contact Anita Bormaster at or 713.595.8192.

Silent Auction

The silent auction raises more than $75,000 annually to help defray the cost of the event. For information about donating auction items, please contact Michelle Frankfort at or 713.551.7230.   

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