Just Say YES, a nonprofit organization helping equip teens to succeed by educating them through youth speakers and classroom curriculum, is hosting their annual Just Say YES Pointing Youth in the Right Direction Luncheon on Tuesday, April 8 at 11:30 a.m. The luncheon will be held in the Preston Hollow home of Lisa and Kenny Troutt with Chef Richard Chamberlain catering the event. The proceeds from the fundraiser support the nonprofit’s goal to provide resources that empower students to say YES to their dreams and goals and no to destructive choices.
Nationally known professional youth speaker, Gabe Salazar, will give his presentation titled “Dream Big” to luncheon guests. Salazar shares his story of overcoming obstacles of homelessness, hopelessness and gang influence to become the first in his family to go to college. His message challenges teenagers and encourages them to make positive choices in their lives.
The luncheon chair is Coach Avery Johnson and luncheon honorary co-chairs are Tavia and Clark Hunt.