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Great Futures Spring Luncheon

May 16, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 3:00 pm - $300

Boys & Girls Clubs of the Austin Area (BGCAA) will host its annual Great Futures Spring Luncheon on Tuesday, May 16, downtown at the Hilton Austin Hotel, with the theme of “Inspired to Serve: A Community Ready to Rally.” The luncheon will feature a special panel of guest speakers who will discuss the importance of public/private partnerships to support and further quality out-of-school learning. Guest speakers will include:


  • Jim Clark, president of the Boys & Girls Clubs of America
  • Andy Roddick, founder of the Andy Roddick Foundation, former Association of Tennis Professionals
    1 player and 2017 International Tennis Hall of Fame Inductee
  • Paul Cruz, district superintendent of the Austin Independent School District
  • Wendy Rodriguez, BGCAA and North Texas 2017 “Youth of the Year” and senior at the Ann Richards School for Young Women Leaders


The luncheon program will also spotlight Club kids from various Austin-area neighborhoods. Two Club kids will be seated with each table of attendees, one Club kid will lead the Pledge of Allegiance and another will sing the national anthem. The event will also feature a special performance by the Bertha Sadler Means Young Women’s Academy Club choir. Attendees will also join in the continued celebrate of BGCAA’s 50th birthday and five decades of service and support to youth across the Austin area.


Tickets and tables for the Great Futures Spring Luncheon are available for purchase at https://bgcaust.ejoinme.org/SpringLuncheonSponsorships. Prices for individual tickets start at $300 and table sponsorships at $2,500. Money raised from the Great Futures Spring Luncheon will benefit BGCAA’s services across its 28 clubs and four outreach programs throughout Travis and Bastrop counties.


For more information about the Great Futures Spring Luncheon and other BGCAA events for 2017, please contact Courtney Billingsley at 512.444.7199.




May 16, 2017
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Hilton Austin Hotel
500 E 4th St
Austin, 78701

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