GENEROUS 2014 SPONSORS
Much of what we are able to do as an Association is possible because of those who help sponsor special events. Our ability to help fellow alumni, support our former home and hold reunions would not be possible without the generous contributions of these companies and individuals. Please express your gratitude and support
Sponsor of the Annual Meeting
in Memory of Laura
Sponsor of the Legendary Picnic
Hole-In-One Sponsor - Sixth Year
FIRST UNITED BANK OF AMARILLO
Thank You Rodney Ruthart
Long Drive Contest Sponsor
Tiger Hole Sponsor - Fouth Year
THE WAGGONERS TRUCKING
Thank you Daniel Scroggs
Hand Made Boots for Auction
JAMES AVERY CRAFTSMEN
Silent Auction Gift
Cross Pointe Auto
Gene Messer Ford
LG Auto Group
Bobby & Cindy Sarpalius
Jordan & Cam Lindsey
David and Debra Rodgers
Guy & Geneva Finstad
Mark & Kathleen Embry
The Dillingham FAmily
2014 - 15 Alumni Gatherings/Events
- Southern CA - Sept 27, 14
- Northern CA - Oct 4, 14
- Florida - Nov 15, 14
- Dallas - Feb 7, 2015
- Memphis - Mar 21. 2015
- Maryland - Mar 28, 2015
- Houston - April 18, 2015
- Topeka, KS - May 2, 2015
- Austin - April 25, 2015
- DFW Golf - May 16, 2015
- Oklahoma - May 26, 2015
- Girlstown - July 11, 2015
TEXAS IN APRIL - KANSAS IN MAY
BR/GT Gatherings in Houston and Central Texas are coming up in April and in Topeka, Kansas in May.
We will be gathering in Houston again this year at Goode BBQ restaurant in Katy Fwy (8911 Katy Fwy) on Saturday, April 18th at 5:30 p.m. We will go through the line, getting whatever we want to eat, and meet upstairs where we have a private area till we want to leave.
Then, the next Saturday, April 25th, we will meet in San Marcos at the Logan's Roadhouse. This is also where we met last year (1141 N I-35). We have a private room starting at 5:30 p.m.
We will meet the first Saturday in May (May 2nd) in Topeka, Kansas at the Texas Road House ( 5901 SW Huntoon St ). Wayne Saffer ('91) is putting this together and already has 5 folks comine from the area. We have the room from 2-5 so plan on a late lunch or very early supper and joint the family.
Bring your family and invite anyone you know from BR or GT to the gatherings. Bring any paraphenalia, pictures or annuals to share with the group.
In making plans to attend any of these events please email or phone Bob Sarpalius so he can start giving them a headcount email@example.com; (817)-788-8782.
DFW GOLF TOURNAMENT
The Annual DFW Golf Tournament will be held at the Texas Star Golf Course in Euless, TX on Sat., May 16th.
This event is the source of funding for the $20,000 a year CFBRAA provides in Scholarships. Your participation, either as a golfer, an ambassador or a sponsor is critical to the ability of the Association to help students all over the country.
Contact Bob Sarpalius (817-788-8782), firstname.lastname@example.org and offer to sponsor a portion of the event, sponsor a hole, play in the event or ben an ambassador.
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NEWS & NOTES
BR & GT ALUMNI
We will use this column to keep you informed about news, as we get it in Bobby's office (email@example.com), on what's going on with the alumni of Boys Ranch and Girlstown as well as happenings at Cal Farley's If you have news to share, send it in.
Aaron Latchaw shares what the CFBRAA Scholarship has mean to him.
Alvis Grant, who fought with the Marines in the Pacific, has been honored to participate in the 70 anniversary ceremonies at Iwo Jima. Alvis fought there and in battles at Roi-Namur, Saipan and Tinian as a Marine in WWII. Ceremonies at IwoJima was held March 19th.
CFBRAA President David Rogers