February 18, 2017 - 2017 Pearls & Oysters
What: Annual Scholarship Gala
When: February 18, 2017
Time: 5:30 - 10:30 Pm
Presenting Sponsor(s): Silver Eagle, Bud Light, St. Mary's University Alumni Association
Committee Members: Doris Slay-Barbarer, Event Chair, Imelda Guzman, 2018 Chair, Live Auction Co-Chair, Michael J. Martinez, Alumni Association President, Helen Nicholoson, Live Auction Co-Chair, Renee Pina, Silent Auction Co-Chair, Shermeen I. Abdullah, Andrea Cavazos, Pete Hansen, Steven Rosenauer
Music: Wednesday Ball and "The Show" Band
Sponsors: Diamond Sponsor: Valero, Pearl Sponsors: Tejas Premier, Kendra Scott, Barrett Jaguar, Gold Sponsors: Jack's Grocery, Central Electric, Norton Lewis, David S. McBurnett Family, Blue Sponsors: Carvajal Pharmacy, National Construction Rental, Lone Star Special Tees, Dr. Kelley and Mr. Patrick Frost Jerry Theis Associates, Inc. Law Office of Darrell G. Stewart, PLLC T-H-B flp. Rattler Sponsors: Flagstop Cafe, Division Laundry & Cleaners, NuStar, Academic Health Plans, Guarantee Plumbing, Michael J. Dipp, David P. Ronzani and Kathleen S. Richers-Ronzani
Auctioneer: Matt Newsom
Attendance: 300 +
Alumni of all ages enjoyed this annual event.
Over 300 guests crowded into the 2017 Pearls & Oysters Event produced by St. Mary's Alumni Association.
Af ter the seated dinner guests enjoyed bidding on such prizes as a suite at the Spurs with 12 tickets, a vacation in Cancun, tickets to the Dallas Cowboys and a Fiesta Oyster Bake package donated by St. Mary's.
Dancing to the "The Show" band ensured and guests could also try their luck at the Casino Tables.