What: DIFFA/Dallas 19th annual Holiday Wreath Collection
Where: Galleria Dallas
The 411: DIFFA/Dallas kicked off the holiday season with a festive mall excursion in which patrons mingled among unique wreaths produced and donated by more than 40 national and local businesses, designers and individuals. DJ Lucy Wrubel entertained the crowd while guests enjoyed cocktails and hors d’oeuvre and bid on the one-of-a-kind wreaths and extraordinary auction packages. Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS (DIFFA/Dallas) raises funds for organizations that aid in the fight against HIV/AIDS by providing preventative education programs, treatment and direct care services for people living with or impacted by HIV/AIDS. Since 1984, DIFFA/Dallas has granted more than $6 million to more than 25 front-line HIV/AIDS service organizations in North Texas.
Who: DIFFA/Dallas chairman of the board Clint Bradley, Wreath Collection co-chairs Matt Wilkerson and Carol Quist, Holly Quartaro, Ron Corning, Amy Vanderoef, Jason and Brittanie Buchanan Oleniczak, LeeAnne Locken, Melissa Enriquez, Darin Kunz, Simona Beal, Justin Bundick, Carol Hatton, Krystal and Tommy DeAlano, Ron Brady, Edo Popken, Tatyana Murphy, Rhonda Vandiver-White, Jenn Clark, Tre Wilcox, Norma Johnson, Melinda Thomas, Ivana Hall, and Lynn Van Amburgh.