17 th Anniversary
|WHAT:||Men of Style, which honors men in the Houston community who have shown a sense of fashion savvy and dedication to community service while raising funds to find a cure for sickle cell disease, announces its 2013 honorees.|
|WHO:||Presented by, Let the Fashions Begin, Inc. benefiting the Texas Children’s Sickle Cell Center and Sickle Cell Patients.|
|GALA:||The men will be honored at the annual Men of Style Gala on Friday November 15,2013, at 6:00 PM.|
|WHERE:||Hotel ZaZa, 5701 Main St, Houston, TX 77005|
|WHY:||Sickle cell disease is an inherited blood disorder that causes an abnormality of the structure of the red blood cells which tend to get stuck in blood vessels, leading to excruciating pain and sometimes life-threatening organ damage. Approximately eight of every 100,000 people African-Americans and the disease itself affect one in every 400 African-Americans, and one in 1,200 Hispanic-Americans. All funds raised benefit the Texas Children’s Sickle Cell Center to find a cure for this disease.|
|TICKETS:||Individual tickets are available for $150 and various sponsorships are available. Contact Event Chairs, Vanessa Hall, Linda Wischnewsk, or Constance Charles 832-496-9687,|
Your Presence is welcomed to the 17th Annual Men of Style Gala!
For more information, please call 713-703-6042
Let The Fashions Begin!
2013 Men of Style
Now accepting Nominations for 2013 Men of Style Honorees!
To submit a “Man of Style” Nominee, please complete the attached Nominee Application.
Each honoree must meet the following criteria:
High profile in the community
Reputation for community involvement
Proven leadership abilities
2011 Men of Style with Founder /Director of
“Let the Fashions Begin”
J. Thomas Smith, PhD., Esq
Founder C.R. Yates
Standing L to R
Joseph A. Callier, Esq.
Waverly Nolley, Esq.
Alex George, MD
Judge Mike McSpadden
Zachary Fertitta, Esq.
State Representative Sylvester Turner
Not Pictured: Viet Hoang