LUBBOCK, TX (PRESS RELEASE) -- United Way Campaign Chairman Byrnie Bass has recruited his leadership team for the 2014 Annual Campaign. Last year the
The 2014 Campaign Vice Chairs and their respective divisions are as follows:
Vickie Bennett, FirstBank & Trust - Marketing
Sherolyn Castleman, Lone Star State Bank - Special Gifts
Bob Craig, Craig Terrill Hale & Grantham - Professional
Amber Dean, Happy State Bank - Golf to Give Tournament
Travis Funk, Wells
Jamie Gibson, Platinum Bank - Loaned Executive
Brent Hoffman, Prosperity Bank - Development
These campaign volunteers will work through November of this year to raise donations that will be invested in
The 2014 Annual Campaign will officially launch at the Campaign Kick-Off Luncheon on August 28, 11:45 AM, at the
The keynote speaker for this year’s Kick-Off Luncheon is Dr. Tererai Trent, a senior consultant with more than 18 years of international experience in professional program and policy evaluation. Dr. Trent’s inspirational story of growing up in poverty and her desire to give back to others has touched millions of people around the world. Her amazing ‘never give up’ attitude and firm belief that education is the main pathway out of poverty is an inspiration and a lesson in perseverance. Her humble eloquence and rich authenticity leave audiences with a lasting impression of what it means to overcome humble beginnings and to achieve one's dreams.
United Way’s 23 Community Partners work daily in the
The 2014 Annual Campaign will conclude at a luncheon on December 2nd.
(Press release by Lubbock Area United Way)