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Children’s Defense Fund – Texas Beat the Odds® Event

May 6, 2014

Hilton Americas Hotel, 1600 Lamar St, Houston, TX


The Children’s Defense Fund – Texas (CDF-TX) will hold a very special 15th Anniversary Beat the Odds® awards luncheon on Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at the Hilton Americas Hotel in downtown Houston located at 1600 Lamar Street from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. CDF-TX will celebrate five extraordinary high school seniors who have overcome tremendous adversity, demonstrated academic excellence and have given back to their communities as well as recognize a number of community Champions of Children.  Since 1999, CDF-TX has awarded college scholarships to more than 125 outstanding youths to help further their education and encourage and support them along the leadership ladder to success.  For more information and to read their stories, visit www.cdftexas.org/beattheodds.


If you are interested in attending CDF-TX’s 15th anniversary Beat the Odds celebration or being a sponsor, please contact Vicki Johnson at 713.664.4080.