Scholarship Luncheon: Thank you to our sponsors!

Thank you to all of the organizations that made our 2016 Excellence in Education Scholarship Luncheon a success.

Event Sponsors

  • TEJAS Office Products, Inc. (Signature Sponsor)
  • Houston Community College System (Corporate Sponsor)
  • GOYA Foods of Texas (Corporate Sponsor)
  • SER Jobs for Progress (Corporate Sponsor)
  • Amegy Bank of Texas (Corporate Sponsor)
  • Tejano Center for Community Concerns (Corporate Sponsor)
  • Morales Funeral Home (Corporate Sponsor)
  • Dignity Memorial (Corporate Sponsor)
  • Summit Dental
  • AmeraSolutions – Medical Transport
  • Houston Dynamo – Houston Dash
  • I.W. Marks Jewelers
  • Alley Theatre
  • Awards by Allstar
  • Mambo Seafood

Special Thanks

  • Keynote Speaker – Major General Angela Salinas, U.S. Marine Corps-Retired, CEO, Girl Scouts of Southwest Texas
  • Honorary Co-Chair – Juliet Stipeche, Director – Education Initiatives, City of Houston
  • Mistress of Ceremony – Cathy Hernandez, ABC – KPRC – Channel 2
  • TEJAS Office Products, Inc. – The Lupe & Irene Fraga Family

Special Mention

  • Girl Scouts of San Jacinto Council
  • Kallen Enterprises
  • Awards by Allstar
  • Flowers by Georgia
  • LatinaStyle Magazine
  • Houston Woman Magazine
  • Luz Elena Radio 10.10 am – La Voz de Apoyo
  • Solo Mujeres Magazine
  • HWIL President’s Circle & Advisors
  • Dr. Irene Porcarello, President HCC SE
  • Click to View Photography – Debbie Pulido
  • Duran Concepts
  • La Mexicana Restaurant
  • TEJAS Office Products
  • CRISP Houston
  • Royal Sonesta Hotel
  • Amore Reflexology
  • Bike Barn
  • Double Tree by Hilton D.T.
  • Salon on Kirby
  • Hilton Post Oak – Galleria
  • Houston Racquet Club
  • BJs Restaurant & Brewhouse
  • Sugar Land Skeeters Professional Baseball
  • M. Helen Cavazos
  • BMW of West Houston
  • Latina Voices – Minerva Perez
  • Melissa Young
  • MAS Branding
  • Magally Zardeneta Insurance
  • Debbie Pulido
  • NBCNews Latino
  • Luz Elena Rivers
  • HWIL Scholarship Chair Elizabeth “Lisi” Cocina
  • Dr. Jorge L. Arredondo, HISD
  • ABC Imaging


Excellence in Education Scholarship Luncheon, 3/3/2016

Excellence In Education Scholarship Luncheon

Thursday, March 3, 2016
11:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M.
Houston Racquet Club
10709 Memorial Dr.
Houston, TX 77024

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For more information, contact us via e-mail: or by phone: 281.724.8HWL (8495).

HWIL Contribution Request Letter and Levels

Keynote Speaker
Major General Angela Salinas
U.S. Marine Corps, Retired
CEO, Girls Scouts of Southwest Texas


Major General Angela Salinas
U.S. Marine Corps

Thank you for your 39 years of service with the U.S. Marine Corps.

Photo.Angela Salinas.B.2016

Girl Scouts of Southwest Texas

HWIL Keynote Speaker Bio | Maj. General Angela Salinas, CEO GSSWT