Deck the Halls With DIFFA

DIFFA Dallas devotees show first signs of Christmas spirit at annual wreaths event

DIFFA Dallas devotees show Christmas spirit at annual wreaths event

Ron Corning, Amy Vanderoef, DIFFA Wreaths
Ron Corning, Amy Vanderoef Photo by Shana Anderson
Brad Jenson, Edo Popken, DIFFA Wreaths
Brad Jenson, Edo Popken Photo by Shana Anderson
Brittanie Buchanan Oleniczak, Jason Oleniczak, Carrie White, Melissa Enriquez, DIFFA Wreaths
Brittanie Buchanan Oleniczak, Jason Oleniczak, Carrie White, Melissa Enriquez Photo by Shana Anderson
Tre Wilcox, Norma Johnson, DIFFA Wreaths
Tre Wilcox, Norma Johnson Photo by Shana Anderson
Scott Kehn, Pamela Martina Duarte, Maxine Trowbridge, Chuck Steelman, DIFFA Wreaths
Scott Kehn, Pamela Martina Duarte, Maxine Trowbridge, Chuck Steelman Photo by Shana Anderson
Kyle Stein, Jody Martin, Jim DiMarino, DIFFA Wreaths
Kyle Stein, Jody Martin, Jm DiMarino Photo by Shana Anderson
Debra Nelson, Jenn Clark, DIFFA Wreaths
Debra Nelson, Jenn Clark Photo by Shana Anderson
Darin Kunz, LeeAnne Locken, DIFFA Wreaths
Darin Kunz, LeeAnne Locken Photo by Shana Anderson
Devin Ellis, Justin Bundick, DIFFA Wreaths
Devin Ellis, Justin Bundick Photo by Shana Anderson
DIFFA Wreaths
DIFFA/Dallas Wreath Collection artistic models. Photo by Shana Anderson
DIFFA Wreaths
DIFFA/Dallas Wreath Collection artistic models. Photo by Shana Anderson
DIFFA wreaths
DIFFA/Dallas Wreath Collection artistic models. Photo by Shana Anderson
Ron Corning, Amy Vanderoef, DIFFA Wreaths
Brad Jenson, Edo Popken, DIFFA Wreaths
Brittanie Buchanan Oleniczak, Jason Oleniczak, Carrie White, Melissa Enriquez, DIFFA Wreaths
Tre Wilcox, Norma Johnson, DIFFA Wreaths
Scott Kehn, Pamela Martina Duarte, Maxine Trowbridge, Chuck Steelman, DIFFA Wreaths
Kyle Stein, Jody Martin, Jim DiMarino, DIFFA Wreaths
Debra Nelson, Jenn Clark, DIFFA Wreaths
Darin Kunz, LeeAnne Locken, DIFFA Wreaths
Devin Ellis, Justin Bundick, DIFFA Wreaths
DIFFA Wreaths
DIFFA Wreaths
DIFFA wreaths

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.