Thursday, 29 September 2016 10:49

DON hosts National Grandparents Month celebration

DON & PACT Host National Grandparents Month Celebration

The Department of Neighborhoods Mayor's Citizen Assistance Office teamed up with the Police and Clergy Team (PACT) to host luncheon program for seniors in celebration of National Grandparents Month on Sept. 15 at the Southwest Multi-Service Center.  

The guests of honor were greeted by Mayor Sylvester Turner, Council Member-District J Mike Laster, Council Member-At Large 1 Mike Knox, Council Member-At Large 3 Michael Kubosh, DON Director TaKasha Francis and State Representative Gene Wu.  

The program featured a “Senior’s Recycling Dress Fashion Show.”  Guests received certificates of appreciation and gift baskets full of fruit and other goodies.  

DON's Veronica Hernandez was insturmental in organizing the event, which was made possible by contributions from the Houston Health Department and support from corporate sponsors including Southwest Management District, Fiesta Mart, South Texas Dental, Amerigroup Healthcare, Western Eagle Security, Panaderia Tierra Caliente, Walgreens, Yobel Events, Riot Creative Imaging.  

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