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11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Hilton Americas Hotel - Downtown
1600 Lamar, Houston, TX
A Celebration of Extraordinary Young People
Event Co-Chairs: Diedra Fointaine and Licia Green-Ellis
Event Honorary Co-Chairs: Melanie Lawson and Reverend William A. Lawson
Honorees: Mrs. B.A. Bentsen and the Bentsen family receiving the Legacy Award
and Phoebe and Bobby Tudor will be recognized as 2013 Champions of Children
On June 4, 2013 CDF-Texas will celebrate its 14th annual Beat the Odds awards in Houston. The event will honor the extraordinary achievements of five high school seniors who have overcome tremendous challenges in life to achieve academic success and demonstrate leadership in their communities. In addition to scholarships, CDF provides each student with opportunities for continued support, mentoring and leadership development training.
Visit our CDF-TX Beat the Odds program page to learn more.