Scholastic Treasure’s Best And Brightest Gather For Biennial Event
By Shannon Miller Turner Photography by Greg Harrison
THE SCENE: On a splendid evening recently, generosity knew no bounds as friends and family of one of the city’s greatest academic treasures gathered to raise funds for the future. Passport 2015, along with the newly created Windham Fund for Excellence, raised a total of $5 million dollars.
THE VIBE: Held on the lush, live oak-covered grounds of the Saint Mary’s Hall campus, 525 guests attended the much-anticipated event in support of the beloved 136-year old school. Met with stunning décor provided by AVTS and Illusions as well as floral designs by Baker Tatum and florist Danny Cuellar of Trinity Flowers, guests enjoyed catering by the RK Group.
THE CAUSE: Chairs for the s event were Karen Lee and David Zachry. The mission of Saint Mary’s Hall is to prepare students for success in college and fulfillment in life by providing a rigorous, challenging and wide-ranging curriculum and academic program. Saint Mary’s Hall infuses character development and core value education into all segments of school life.