Robert Godwin has been covering the non-profit scene in Austin from the time of blue jeans and backyard barbeques to the black-tie galas of today. With over 20,000 events recorded by word and photo, Godwin leads the leagues in rubber chicken consumption. As a constant witness to the power of publicity, he now seeks to enlist a legion of assistants by sharing his knowledge of the publicity process.
Dancing with the Stars Austin Set for December
A visit to Nieman Marcus revealed that Dancing with the Stars Austin is back with a new line-up of Austin notables! Past notable Austinites include Eloise DeJoria, Richard Garriott, Michelle Valles and Chief Art Acevedo.
Event Co-chairs Maria Groten and Mary Herr Tally. Emcee & Director Sabrina Barker-Truscott, Celebrity dancers, committee members, professional dancers, exhibition dancers, community leaders, fashionistas and supporters of the Center for Child Protection–all gathered to salute the 2012 Celebrity Dancers.
2012 Celebrity Dancers
Carol Adams, President of Animal Trustees of Austin; Clayton Aynesworth, Founder of Alternative Healing of Austin; Meria Carstarphen, Superintendent of Austin Independent School District; David Garza, Personal Trainer for Camp Gladiator Arena; Wendy Harvey, Development Specialist for The Arbor; Ginny Jones, Mother, Philanthropist & Community Volunteer; Andra Liemandt, Drummer for The Cover Girls; Graydon Parrish, Artist, Art Historian, Color Theorist; Alex Winkelman, Executive Director of Citizen Generation, Tanuj Nakra, MD.
The big show is set for December 2 at the Hilton Austin. For ticket information, visit www.centerforchildprotection.org
Calendar of Events
- Wimberley Arts Fest
The Waters Point13401 RR 12Wimberley, TX 78676 Saturday, April 22, 10am – Sunday, April 23, 2017, 5pm The Wimberley Valley Art League hosts its 9th annual Arts Fest at a new location directly on the B…
- Austin Food + Wine: Feast Under the Stars
Austin Food + Wine Festival800 W Riverside Dr, Austin, Texas 78704 Thursday, April 27, 2017, 6:30pm Join us Thursday night before the festival for our prelude event. We’re rolling out the tabletops an…
- UMLAUF Garden Party: "Under a Texas Sky"
Umlauf Sculpture Garden & Museum605 Robert E. Lee RoadAustin TX 78704 Thursday, April 27, 2017, 6:30 – 9:30pm UMLAUF's Garden Party, this year on Thursday, April 27, and themed "Under a…
- 2017 Austin Food + Wine Festival
Austin Food + Wine Festival800 W Riverside Dr, Austin, Texas 78704 Friday, April 28 – Sunday, April 30, 2017 Get prepped for tastings, libations, hands-on grilling demos, and more from the world’s ris…
- Stand Up for CareBOX Program
Atlassian Austin303 Colorado Street, Austin, Texas Friday, April 28, 2017, 7 – 11pm The Second Annual Stand Up for CareBOX Program event features Austin's funniest comedians, locally crafted beer…