Wesley Community Center Annual Spirit of Helping Luncheon Nov. 3

Date Posted: 9/20/2011

Wesley Community Center will honor “The Pillars of Wesley Community Center” at its annual Spirit of Helping luncheon on November 3, at noon.


The annual luncheon, which will be held at The Junior League of Houston, is a primary fund raising event for Wesley Community Center and is vital to the support of its ongoing programs.


In 2010, Wesley served 21,332 unduplicated individuals from 110 Houston area zip codes. Requests for assistance in 2011 remain at record levels as many families and individuals continue to struggle with unemployment or underemployment. 


Wesley Community Center “Spirit of Helping” annual fund raising luncheon honoring The Pillars of Wesley includes the community volunteers from CenterPoint Energy and Cameron; Laura Millikan (St. Paul’s United Methodist Church), Robert M. Reed (First United Methodist Church, Conroe), Thomas R. Wussow (First United Methodist Church, Kingwood), Stephen G. Tipps (St. Luke’s United Methodist Church); Mrs. Ruth G. Palmer, Executive Director Emeritus (First United Methodist Church, Houston), and The United Methodist Women.


Honorees include community volunteers from CenterPoint Energy and Cameron; Laura Millikan, Robert M. Reed,  Thomas R. Wussow, Stephen G. Tipps, Mrs. Ruth G. Palmer, Executive Director Emeritus, and The United Methodist Women. Wesley is indebted to Houstonians like our “Pillars” who continue to unselfishly give of their time and resources to support community ministries such as Wesley.


The event will be held at the Junior League of Houston, 1811 Briar Oaks Lane,

Houston, 77027.


Sponsor Tables:  $15,000, $5,000, $2500, $1200

Individual Seats:  $500, $250, $120


To make reservations, contact: 

Candy Kneip at ckneip@wesleyhousehouston.org

or 713-223-8131 ext 231.


Wesley Community Center, whose mission is helping people help themselves and each other, is a multi-purpose social service agency that provides comprehensive and publicly recognized programs for infants, children, youth, adults and seniors.  Located in Houston’s Northside Neighborhood, Wesley provides services to individuals and families throughout the Houston area, focusing on programs that help clients gain and maintain long term stability and self-sufficiency. 


Learn more at: www.wesleyhousehouston.org