OakBend Medical Center to Present Surf’s Up

The azaleas are in bloom, the wild flowers are out, the cold weather is gone. Time to hit the beach because “Surf’s Up!”

OakBend Medical Center is the title sponsor for the 2015 Surf’s Up School’s Out, with the Triumphs, benefitting the Lamar Educational Awards foundation (L.E.A.F.).

The dinner, dance and auction will be Friday, May 1 at the Fort Bend County Fairgrounds. Dinner is served from 6:30 to 8 p.m., with a live dessert auction following immediately. The dance starts at 8:30 p.m. with entertainment by Fort Bend County’s favorite party band, The Triumphs.

Funds raised at Surf’s Up go to underwrite grants for Lamar CISD teachers. More than $317,000 was awarded by the L.E.A.F. “Grant Express” in 2014. Since 2000, L.E.A.F has awarded more than $2.25 million dollars in grants for innovative classroom project.

Individual tickets are $25, which includes a chicken-fried steak dinner catered by Vincek’s. Reserved tables for eight are $250.

For ticket information or to reserve tables for Surf’s Up, contact Janice Knight at 832-223-0334 or online at www.leafgrants.org.



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