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TexProtects breaks fundraising record at 2017 Awards Gala

TexProtects breaks fundraising record at 2017 Awards Gala

TexProtects, the Texas Association for the Protection of Children, announced today that its Annual Awards Gala raised a record $511,600 toward its mission of preventing child abuse and neglect!

The 2017 Gala, led by Honorary Chairs Sally and Forrest Hoglund and Event Chairs Whitney and Rob Strauss, was held at Union Station in Dallas on October 11 and attended by 276 guests. The event honored State Rep. John Zerwas of Richmond as “Children’s Champion of the Year” and CASA of Collin County Executive Director Susan Etheridge as “Children’s Hero of the Year” on behalf of all state CPS caseworkers. For the fourth consecutive year, Alliance Data served as the event’s Presenting Sponsor. READ MORE>>>

Posted on October 19, 2017.

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