Historic Philanthropy

Dallas philanthropic heavies honor those whose community service inspires

Dallas philanthropic heavies honor those whose service inspires

Phil Romano, Margaret McDermott, DHS Awards
Phil Romano, Margaret McDermott Photo by Kristina Bowman
Allan McBee, Glenn Solomon, DHS Awards
Allan McBee, Glenn Solomon Photo by Kristina Bowman
DHS Awards
2014 winners of the Dallas Historical Society's Awards for Excellence in Community Service Photo by Kristina Bowman
Ruth Altshuler, Ken Altshuler, DHS Awards
Ruth Altshuler, Ken Altshuler Photo by Kristina Bowman
Kevin moriarty, Margaret Solomon, DHS Awards
Kevin Moriarty, Margaret Solomon Photo by Kristina Bowman
Andy Clendenen, Bob Estrada, Steve Coke, Stewart Thomas, DHS Awards
Andy Clendenen, Bob Estrada, Steve Coke, Stewart Thomas Photo by Kristina Bowman
Lee Cullum, Jan Hart Black, Beverly Gandy, DHS Awards
Lee Cullum, Jan Hart Black, Beverly Gandy Photo by Kristina Bowman
Mary Terry, Mike Terry, DHS Awards
Mary Terry, Mike Terry Photo by Kristina Bowman
Ken Jackson, Kim Garza Turner, Don Baynham, DHS Awards
Ken Jackson, Kim Garza Turner, Don Baynham Photo by Kristina Bowman
Brent Christopher, Jeanne Cox, DHS Awards
Brent Christoper, Jeanne Cox Photo by Kristina Bowman
Allan McBee, DHS Awards
Allan McBee Photo by Kristina Bowman
Phil Romano, Margaret McDermott, DHS Awards
Allan McBee, Glenn Solomon, DHS Awards
DHS Awards
Ruth Altshuler, Ken Altshuler, DHS Awards
Kevin moriarty, Margaret Solomon, DHS Awards
Andy Clendenen, Bob Estrada, Steve Coke, Stewart Thomas, DHS Awards
Lee Cullum, Jan Hart Black, Beverly Gandy, DHS Awards
Mary Terry, Mike Terry, DHS Awards
Ken Jackson, Kim Garza Turner, Don Baynham, DHS Awards
Brent Christopher, Jeanne Cox, DHS Awards
Allan McBee, DHS Awards

What: Dallas Historical Society’s Awards for Excellence in Community Service 2014

Where: Fairmont Dallas

The 411: One of the city’s busiest philanthropic couples, Lynn and Allan McBee, joined forces with luncheon co-chairs Margaret and Glenn Solomon for this award ceremony that supports the Dallas Historical Society’s educational and preservation programs. “[The society] is a collective memory of our community that marks, stores and recalls the important events and people of Dallas,” said emcee Stewart Thomas. Following remarks and lunch, the 2014 honorees took to the stage to be recognized:

  • Arts Leadership: Kevin Moriarty
  • Business: Robert A. Estrada
  • Creative Arts: Judy and Patrick Kelly
  • Education: Mary and Mike Terry
  • Health/Science Medicine: Claude B. Prestidge, M.D.
  • Humanities: S.M. Wright Foundation
  • Philanthropy: Stuart Bumpas
  • Volunteer Community Leadership: Judy Rorrie
  • Jubilee History Makers: Natalie Lee

Established in 1922, the Dallas Historical Society is the preeminent organization of its kind in Dallas, collecting, preserving and exhibiting the unique heritage of Dallas and Texas to educate and inspire future generations.

Who: Honorary chairs and former Awards for Excellence recipients Lee Cullum and Laura Wilson, Phil Romano, Margaret McDermott, Ruth and Ken Altshuler, Mary and Mike Terry, Jan Hart Black, and Beverly Gandy.