Cowgirls Live Forever Scholarship Luncheon And Fashion Show Enthuses
By Shannon Miller Turner
Photography by Greg Harrison
THE SCENE: Rodeo-chic was the order of the day at the recent Cowgirls Live Forever Scholarship Luncheon held at the apropos locale of San Antonio’s resident gem of a venue, The Pearl Stable. This year’s honoree was Julianna Hawn Holt who was introduced by the event’s honorary chair, Helen Groves. Mistress of Ceremonies was Ursula Pari. Co-chairs for the gathering were Kim Johnson, Fannie Lewis, Margye Northington, Sara Walker, Ashley Weaver and Alice Welder.
THE VIBE: The mood of the attendees was upbeat with passed wine and ambience accented with the music of Gabe Garcia, style-savvy cowgirls enjoyed a fashion show by Julian Gold featuring models, cowboys – – yes, the real deal, honey – past scholarship recipients and Miss Rodeo Texas as well as Miss Teen Rodeo Texas.
THE CAUSE: The Cowgirls Live Forever Scholarship Luncheon and Fashion Show raises money for college scholarships and supports the San Antonio Livestock Exposition. In its 11 years, this event has raised over $1.2 million in the form of scholarships.