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Contact: Molly Thibodeaux - (713) 986-3370 - Development Coordinator

The Children’s Assessment Center Kick-Off Party at Chopard Boutique for the 19th Annual Spirit of Spring Luncheon & Fashion Show

On Thursday, March 29, 2018, Chopard Boutique – River Oaks District hosted the Kick-Off Party for The Children’s Assessment Center’s 19th Annual Spirit of Spring Luncheon and Fashion Show. Guests enjoyed an evening with champagne and lite bites and 10% of proceeds will be donated to The CAC. Additionally, Chopard will honor the arrangement for 7 days after the kick-off party. Guests also received a free raffle ticket to be included in the drawing for the Happy Diamonds watch ($5,090 value) that was on display.

The Spirit of Spring Luncheon and Fashion Show will take place on Thursday, April 19, 2018 at the Royal Sonesta. This year, fashion is presented by Elizabeth Anthony with special appearance by Christian Siriano and fashion producer is Ursaline Hamilton. Major underwriters are Elizabeth Anthony, Kelley Lubanko, Jordan Seff and Kelli Weinzierl. Underwriters are American Air Liquide Holdings, Inc., Rishma Mohamed, Barbara Steen and Megan Vondra. Sponsors this year include: CenterPoint Energy, Be an Angel, Gensler, Houston Methodist, Yvonne Conklin, Energy Transfer Partners and Lauren Biggs. Event Chairs are Rishma Mohamed, Barbara Steen and Megan Vondra. Guests will enjoy an afternoon of lunch and fashion. We will also be honoring Congressman Ted Poe with introduction by Roger Clemens. Producer Eric from 104.1 KRBE will serve as Master of Ceremonies. After-party will be at Elizabeth Anthony.

Funds raised at these events will support direct service programs that The Children’s Assessment Center offers such as forensic interviews, medical services, and therapy programs which are critical to the hope and healing of children victims of sexual abuse, and their families.

The Spirit of Spring Luncheon and Fashion Show begins with a reception at 11:30a.m. and the program begins at 12:00p.m. Sponsorships start at $2,500 and individual tickets are $250. To purchase sponsorships, tables and tickets, please visit

For more information contact: Molly Thibodeaux, Development Coordinator, (713) 986-3370 or