Interfaith’s Season of Excellence began with the Five Who Share Awards Breakfast on Friday, February 25, with presenting sponsor Huntsman Corporation. Five outstanding individuals were honored for their service and dedication to the community. Over 200 guests gathered at The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center to celebrate the honorees and support the hometown nonprofit, Interfaith of The Woodlands.

 

Missy Herndon, Interfaith of The Woodlands President & CEO and Will Murphy, Interfaith of The Woodlands Board Chairman, welcomed guests. Interfaith Board Vice Chair, Julie Mayrant served as emcee for this year’s event and Interfaith Chaplain, Dr. Daniel Hannon delivered the invocation. U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady and Nelda Luce Blair assisted with the program. Guests also enjoyed a live music performance during breakfast performed by the Lone Star Jazz Trio.

 

The 2022 Service of Excellence awards were given to Chardelle Adelson, Constable Ryan Gable, Alison Henderson, Brian Pellon and Theresa Wagaman. Each honoree received a Commendation from the U.S. House of Representatives by Congressman Kevin Brady, 8th District of Texas. Missy Herndon, Interfaith President & CEO shared, “These five incredible leaders, helpers and visionaries represent the best of our community and are a vital part of the reason our neighbors in need are able to find a way out of their difficult circumstances.”

 

Interfaith’s Season of Excellence continues with The Woodlands Celebration of Excellence Gala on Friday, April 1, 2022 at The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center. The themed event, Miracle of Interfaith, will honor the 2022 Hometown Heroes: Paula Klapesky, Walt Lisiewski, Tim Welbes, Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, Canopy Cancer Survivorship Center at Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Medical Center and an anonymous recipient. For additional information, tickets and sponsorships, please visit hometownheroesgala.org.

 

Interfaith of The Woodlands is a nonprofit social service agency providing programs and services to meet the needs of The Woodlands and surrounding area. Interfaith provides basic needs assistance and special programs to families experiencing financial crisis, and supportive service through care and wellness programs to senior adults, in addition to many community programs dedicated to improving the lives of individuals and families in need. For more information on Interfaith’s programs and services, or to become a volunteer, please visit woodlandsinterfaith.org or call 281-367-1230.