Annual fundraiser brings together strong, smart and bold women for a cocktails and a cause
Girls Inc. of Greater Houston, an organization dedicated to improving and influencing the lives of girls, will host its third annual Be Bold Margarita Competition at The Firehouse Saloon on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012. Serving as emcee will be KHOU’s Great Day Houston host, Ms. Deborah Duncan.
With the purchase of a ticket to the event, supporters will sample a variety of unique margarita concoctions and vote for their favorite flavor. Previously, the annual fundraiser has featured margaritas with jalapenos, watermelons and many more uncommon ingredients. Delicious hors d’oeuvres will be included, as well as the opportunity to bid on a variety of exquisite silent auction items. Entertainment will be provided by Steve Straker and the Troublemakers. Awards will be given to attendees wearing the largest sombrero and the best mustache.
All proceeds benefit Girls Inc. of Greater Houston whose mission is to inspire all girls to be strong, smart, and bold.
6 p.m. on Wednesday, October 17, 2012
The Firehouse Saloon
5930 Southwest Freeway, near Fountainview
Houston, TX 77057
Tickets are available at an early bird discount of $40/person or $45/person on the web site at www.girlsinc-Houston.org. For more information, please contact Rita Kirkup at 713-802-2260 or [email protected].
Girls Inc. inspires all girls to be strong, smart, and bold through life-changing programs and experiences that help girls navigate gender, economic, and social barriers. Research-based curricula, delivered by trained, mentoring professionals in a positive all-girl environment equip girls to achieve academically; lead healthy and physically active lives; manage money; navigate media messages; and discover an interest in science, technology, engineering, and math. The network of local Girls Inc. nonprofit organizations serves 125,000 girls ages 6 – 18 annually across the United States and Canada. Information regarding Girls Inc. of Greater Houston can be found at www.girlsinc-houston.org, information regarding the national organization can be found at www.girlsinc.org.