Harris County Drug Court Foundation's Shoot for the Stars 2016 was a huge success. Twenty-four teams competed and raised over $50,000 for the foundation. Because the event was so successful, a third tournament is scheduled for May 2017.
Honorary Co-Chairs of our event were Supreme Court Justice Jeff Brown and Court of Appeals Justice Ken Wise. Overall top shooter was Ingrid Gonzales.
The event was held at the Greater Houston Gun Club with dinner donated by Treebeards for everyone attending. Also each contestant received Treebeards fabulous butter cakes in their
The First Annual Transforming Lives Luncheon was held on March 19, 2016 at The Junior League, honoring Senator John Whitmire for his legislation establishing Drug Courts and his continued support in enhancing and enlarging their services. Co-Chairs Bill King and John Lucas, assisted by Honorary Co-Chairs Judge Bill Burke and Harris County District Attorney Devon Anderson, led an inspirational program that included an amazing story of recovery and transformation by STAR graduate, Tricia M. The luncheon raised over $40,000.