The Brazosport College Foundation will host its biennial Scholarship Soirée on Friday, September 8, at the Dow Academic Center at Brazosport College. The theme for the event, is “Stars Over Texas Soir

BC Foundation’s Scholarship Soirée rescheduled to Jan. 12

BC Foundation’s Scholarship Soirée rescheduled to Jan. 12

Tue Aug 15, 2017

The Brazosport College Foundation will host its biennial Scholarship Soirée on Friday, January 12, at the Dow Academic Center at Brazosport College. The Soirée was originally scheduled for September 8, but was postponed due to Hurricane Harvey.

The theme for the event, is “Stars Over Texas Soirée,” and will honor the invaluable friendships that have been fundamental in the success of Brazosport College for almost 50 years.

The Dow Chemical Company is underwriting the event, with Earl and Zee Shipp as the honorary chairs. Soirée guests will experience and evening that will make Texas Proud — with live music by the band, Duck Soup, fine dining, Texas beer, wine, a Texas Two-Step Auction featuring a live and silent auction, and plenty of dancing.

Most importantly, however, is that all money raised at this event will be used to fund student scholarships. The need for scholarships continues to grow as enrollment at Brazosport College reaches more students each year.

Individual entry into the Soirée, which includes open seating, is $100. The Soirée begins at 7 p.m.

For businesses, various sponsorship levels are available, ranging from a $10,000 Yellow Rose Sponsor, which features two tables of premier seating for 20 guests, private parking, wine/champagne at the table, along with other benefits, to a $1,500 Lonesome Dove Sponsor, which includes reserved seating for 10 guests and wine at the table.

Through your investment as a sponsor, you will be changing the lives of students who choose Brazosport College as their first choice as a dual-credit student while in high school, as their first choice when graduating high school or as a student who wants new skills for today’s thriving workforce.

The Dow Chemical Company is underwriting the event, while entertainment is being sponsored by TDECU Wealth Advisors.

The Soirée will also feature a Texas Our Texas raffle, sponsored by Olin Corporation, with the winner choosing one of three exciting Texas getaways. Raffle tickets are $20 each, six for $100 or 15 for $200.

Other sponsors include CenterPoint Energy, Inc.; Freeport LNG; BASF Corporation; Brand Energy Solutions; Chevron Phillips Chemical Company; CHI St. Luke’s Health – Brazosport; Jacko Farms; K-Bin; Marquis Construction Services; ME Global; Nalco Champion an Ecolab Company; STP Nuclear Operating Co.; and Zachry Group.

For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.brazosport.edu/soiree.