Jamie’s Hope 5th Annual Celebrity Golf Tournament

Presented by Mercedes-Benz of Houston Greenway and Tenaris, Jamie’s Hope 5th Annual Celebrity Golf Tournament will be held on Friday, June 2nd at Blackhorse Golf Club. This celebrity-filled, amateur only tournament will kick off with lite bites and a bloody mary and mimosa bar followed by a live Celebrity...

Swim for Dyslexia

The weekend of Saturday, May 20th, a team of adventurous student swimmers, including several from the Memorial area, will attempt a historic, first-ever open water swim by swimming the length of Galveston Island. The distance is approximately 30 miles, with each swimmer completing a portion of the swim in a...

DePelchin Children’s Center Celebrates 125 Years: May 2, 1892 – May 2, 2017

In 1892, Kezia Payne DePelchin – a pioneering teacher, nurse and social worker – took a leap of faith and accepted into her care three orphaned infants for whom no other accommodations were available. DePelchin cared for the children in two borrowed rooms at the home of a friend, relying on her personal...

Zane Carson Carruth Publishes First Children’s Book

About 25 years ago on a Sunday afternoon, Houston resident Zane Carson Carruth sat down, grabbed a spiral notebook and started writing about a little fairy. She had her daughter pictured in her mind as she wrote. Carruth had no plan in mind or a story; she just started writing. As the story unfolded on paper...

Spring Branch Education Foundation Hosts Running for the Arts 5K and ArtFest

To celebrate its 25th anniversary, Spring Branch Education Foundation’s (SBEF) Running for the Arts is on the move with a new name and location. On Saturday, May 6th, runners will gather from 8 am to 1 pm at the Altharetta Yeargin Art Museum, located at 901 Yorkchester on the campus of Westchester Academy...

Scott R. Muri Earns National Communications Technology Award

Spring Branch ISD Superintendent of Schools Scott R. Muri, Ed.D., was named the sole recipient of a high national recognition, the 2017 Communication Technology Award for Superintendents, by a leading group of communications and public relations professionals and a partnering education technology services...

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