EVENT: BARBARA BUSH HOUSTON LITERACY FOUNDATION’S LADIES FOR LITERACY GUILD TEA WITH MRS. BUSH
WHERE: THE HOME OF SUE AND LESTER SMITH
More than 185 Ladies for Literacy Guild members and invited guests gathered for its first membership tea at the home of Sue and Lester Smith. Attendees mingled while enjoying lite bites and beverages catered by Culinaire and to music performed by Moodafaruka. Following the reception, attendees gathered in the Smith’s ballroom for a brief program featuring Betty Hrncir, Ladies for Literacy Guild President, and Julie Baker Finck, Barbara Bush Houston Literacy Foundation President. Both shared the important role of the Ladies for Literacy Guild and encouraged guests to become members. Former First Lady Barbara Bush expressed her gratitude to the women for attending and for supporting the literacy cause and praised the leadership of the Guild for growing the organization so quickly over the past year.
Photography by Priscilla Dickson