Bet on Hope
Molly Grace Brown, John Boerger and Eric Fontenot
Grant Halliburton Foundation Young Professionals or GHF YP, a personal and professional development organization, hosted its first fundraiser, Bet on Hope: Casino Night, on April 20 at The Hall on Dragon. The event featured casino tables, a silent auction, raffle, entertainment by DJ Lucy Wrubel, small bites and beverages. Co-chairs were Sarah Cornelia, Emily Sandler and Michelle Schwarz.
Open to young professionals in their 20s and 30s, GHF YP offers young professionals the opportunity to make a positive impact on the community while networking, attending social events and professional development seminars, sharing their talents through volunteer opportunities and receiving special sponsorship rates at Grant Halliburton fundraising events. Dues range from $25 to $500 annually. For more information or to join GHF YP, visit GrantHalliburton.org/ghf-yp.
ABOUT GRANT HALLIBURTON FOUNDATION
Grant Halliburton Foundation was established in 2006 in memory of a Dallas teen who battled depression and bipolar disorder for several years before his suicide death at the age of 19. The Foundation that bears his name works to help families and young people recognize the signs of mental illness through a variety of avenues including education, conferences, collaboration and encouragement. Since 2006, the Foundation has provided mental health education, training and support to more than 300,000 students, educators, parents and professionals. The Foundation also offers Here For Texas, which includes HereForTexas.com and the Here For Texas Mental Health Navigation Line. These free community tools aim to offer easy access for North Texans seeking mental health and addiction information and resources. Learn more about the Foundation at GrantHalliburton.org.