A Home for the Holidays

By: Susan Elmore

I often think how truly fortunate I am to work with so many extraordinary people.  In 2015, I first heard about The Way Home from Bob Eury of Central Houston, and soon realized that many people I know and respect are intimately involved!  Ann Stern of the Houston Endowment, Kimberly Sterling of Sterling and Associates, Jennifer Evans of JL Evans Communications, Thao Costis of SEARCH… the list could go on. When I first heard the goal of eradicating homelessness I thought they had chosen a poor tag-line for an unachievable outcome.  In fact, I remember chiding Bob Eury about whether this goal might be unrealistic. The result – I found myself reading about The Way Home and the progress already being made. This story by MSNBC moved me deeply.   I hope you will take a moment to watch the video and visit the website. I hope someday Houston is as well known for this campaign as it is for having great arts, food and culture!
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Shoppers Paradise at the Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market

By: Kim Tarleton

IMG_1428Wow, I can’t believe the 35th Annual Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market is over. What an honor it was to work on this amazing project that generates millions of dollars for the Houston Ballet Foundation, its Academy and scholarship programs. For many, the Nutcracker Market is the ultimate shopping extravaganza that kicks-off the holiday season and this year did not disappoint!

Thanks to the hard work of Patsy Chapman and Daisy Perez the event was a huge success. We are still awaiting the final numbers, but they will be impressive I am sure. We at Elmore PR also had a great time working with this dynamic duo. Is it too early to start thinking about 2016?
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