What: The annual Big Bids for JA Kids auction was held recently in Stratton Hall. Joan Rose and Casey Hammontree co-chaired the fundraiser.
Benefits: Raised more than $56,000 for programs provided by Junior Achievement of Chattanooga.
What: About 100 guests got a sneak peek at the antiques in the 40th annual Houston Antiques Show and Sale during a preview party held in Stratton Hall the night before the show opened to the public. Laura Hartman and JoAnne McMichael co-chaired the event.
Benefits: Houston Museum of Decorative Arts