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BAFTX newsletter #4. June 2017
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The latest from BAFTX .....

 
Get your tickets for the party of the year!
Noble Lords and Fair Ladies, we beseech thee to join the British American Business Council for its Starry Knight Gala, a sparkling evening of feasting and merriment, live music, unique auction prizes and a few surprises, from 6.30pm on November 11th at the Westin Oaks Hotel. Proceeds will benefit BAFTX. Information and tickets are available here.
 
Shhh, gala sneak peek!
This year our gala auction will be online and we've some unique, money can't buy treats from the Houston Grand Opera, HM Consul General, vacation home rentals in Asia and USA, prizes from Porsche, Houston Zoo, Neiman Marcus .... Who will win these? Well our gala guests of course..... Register now for our auction at www.501auctions.com/babc
 
In the best company
Gala sponsors so far include Phillips 66, ExxonMobil, Williams Companies, Wood Mackenzie, CBRE, Enterprise Products Partners, Western Gas Partners and more..... This year, sponsor a table and you'll sponsor a student and present your scholarship at our awards ceremony in April 2018.  More information here.
 
A most inspiring evening
When our generous benefactors present scholarships to our gifted and talented BAFTX scholars with their families watching .... this is the moment lives are changed forever and young people know they are supported in achieving their objectives. Our global leaders of tomorrow will go far thanks to our benefactors.
 
Save the date
Ladies, are you ready for a repeat of Wine, Women and Song?  Never fear, you've got a while to prepare! We have the Fab 5 lined up for you at the Junior League of Houston on Saturday February 24th 2018.  Hoping you will join us for this sell-out party with live music, champagne, raffles, tombola and lots of fun!
 
Shop and sponsor.....
Don't forget that shopping on Amazon and Beautykind  can benefit BAFTX. Bookmark the links and click to shop (don't forget Father's Day on June 18), knowing that a percentage of your total bill will go straight to BAFTX to cover college tuition costs for students in Texas.