|Houston Community College, Black History Committe (BHC) respectfully requests your participation and financial support for its 2013 Black History Scholarship Gala. The Scholarship Gala will be held at 6 p.m., Saturday, February 23, 2013 at the Hilton Americas-Houston Hotel, 1600 Lamar Street. The evening begins with a reception for VIP guests who have the priviledge to meet and share a photo opportunity with the 2013 keynote speaker: Academy Award nominee and actor Terrence Howard.|
|Saturday, February 23, 2013 at 6:00 PM|
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BLACK HISTORY COMMITTEE (BHC)
HCC Black History Scholarship Gala is one of Houston’s premier Black History Month events. Terrence Howard, critically acclaimed Broadway and screen actor who starred in movies such as: The Best Man, Crash, Idlewild, Red Tails, Iron Man, Ray and Hustle & Flow, will be the keynote speaker at the Hilton Americas - Houston, 6 p.m. Saturday, February 23, 2013. The scholarship gala raises funds to support deserving HCC African-American and African heritage students. Last year, 11 students were awarded a $1,000 scholarship to assist with the cost of tuition and books.