Peggy Gandy: Social Scene

Dinner, Awards Ceremony, Luncheon, Gala
By Peggy Gandy pgandy@opubco.com Modified: November 2, 2012 at 6:40 pm •  Published: November 4, 2012
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MAKING A DIFFERENCE

Event: Champions of FATE Dinner.

Venue: Bud Wilkinson Event Center at the Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame.

Hosted by: University of Oklahoma and NFL football star Roy Williams and former Oklahoma State University quarterback Aso Pogi.

Honored: Kelly Dyer Fry, David Starkey, Chesapeake Energy and KFOR-4/KAUT-43 television stations for making a significant contribution to educate Oklahomans about substance abuse.

The evening: Dinner, silent/live auctions, specialty coffee bar, a chocolate candy buffet, musical program by Silver Strings and a special song written for the occasion by vocalist/songwriter Kyle Owen.

FOR THE ARTS

Event: Opus VII: Party Wow!

To benefit: Allied Arts.

Where: Oklahoma City Golf & Country Club.

The evening: An elaborate buffet of gourmet food and drinks served throughout the evening, an auction and music by the nationally renowned Pink Flamingos.

Sponsors: Devon Energy Corporation, New Dominion LLC and New Source Energy. Sponsors and VIPs were treated to a patron preparty.

CLASS LEADERS

Event: Wall of Fame.

Sponsored by: Oklahoma City Public Schools Foundation.

Where: The Skirvin Hilton Hotel.

Honored: The Hon. Timothy D. DeGiusti, Prentice Gautt (posthumously), Joyce Henderson and Thom Shanker.

What: A seated dinner and awards ceremony. A champagne reception was held the evening before at the Devon Energy Tower.

FEMALE POWER

Event: OneVoice Luncheon.

Hosted by: Oklahoma Women's Coalition.

Where: St. Luke's United Methodist Church.

Mission: To improve the potential of Oklahoma women and girls through education and advocacy.


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