Repast 2019 Celebrating Immigrant Americans

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Junior League of Houston

1811 Briar Oaks Lane

Houston, TX 77027

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Since 2002, the League has honored distinguished individuals at our annual Repast luncheon. This year's Repast will recognize six outstanding American immigrants, Houstonians who have contributed so much to our beloved hometown.

LINA HIDALGO, HARRIS COUNTY JUDGE

M. J. KHAN, FORMER HOUSTON CITY COUNCIL MEMBER

ANA HERNANDEZ, TEXAS STATE REPRESENTATIVE

MUSTAFA TAMEEZ, FOUNDER & MANAGING DIRECTOR, OUTREACH STRATEGISTS

GRACE OLIVARES, UNIVISION-HOUSTON DIRECTOR OF CIVIC EMPOWERMENT

HUGO ORTEGA, CHEF AND RESTAURATEUR

Ernie Manouse of Houston Public Media will take our honorees on a conversational stroll through their lives in the public arena. It's sure to be an enlightening and inspiring afternoon.

Repast 2019 will take place on Wednesday, May 29, 2019, at the Junior League of Houston. We ask you to join us as an event sponsor or ticket holder. Seats and sponsorship opportunities are limited, so please make your purchase today!

Your generousity supports the work of the LWV Education Fund. We provide a full menu of reliable, nonpartisan voter services, including voter registration and our legendary Voters Guide, now available in print, digital and interactive formats in English, Spanish, Vietnamese and Chinese. Please contact event chairs Amber Burton and MaryJane Mudd at Repast2019@lwvhouston.org, if you have any questions.


Past Honorees:

2002 Billie Carr - Nancy Palm

2003 Liz Ghrist - Kathy Whitmire

2004 Kay Bailey Hutchison - Barbara Mikulski

2005 Marjorie Arsht – Margarette Robinson

2006 Jane Ely – Nene Foxhall

2007 Frances Leff – Eleanor Tinsley

2008 Debra Danburg – Peggy Hamric

2009 Anna Russell

2010 William Hobby, Jr. - Jon Lindsay

2011 Beverly Kaufman – Sue Schechter

2012 Anne Clutterbuck - Sue Lovell

2013 Elyse Lanier – Andrea White

2014 Ted Poe – Al Green

2015 Sissy Farenthold – Carole Keeton

2016 Ed Emmett - Garnet Coleman

2017 Theresa Chang – Phyllis Frye

2018 Ellen Cohen - Karla Cisneros - Amanda Edwards - Brenda Stardig

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