Thank you for making the 2017 Annual Gala “Man in the Mirror”, an evening with Dove Award Winner Ellie Holcomb a memorable evening at the Hilton Houston Post Oak Hotel on Thursday, September 28, 2017. Approximately 500 guests celebrated another year of life-changing testimonials of men who are residents and graduates of the Open Door Mission. In addition to Ellie Holcomb’s performance, the program included live and filmed testimonials of Open Door Mission graduates, performances by the Open Door Mission Ensemble and audience participation in supporting the Mission through Mobile Cause.
The highlight of the program was the presentation of the Dr. Michael E. DeBakey Humanitarian Award to The Hamill Foundation and the Bob and Emilia Finnegan Founders’ Award to Dr. Richard Ebling. Approximately 500 guests celebrated another year of life-changing testimonials of men who are residents and graduates of the Open Door Mission.
Open Door Mission would like to cater your next event! Open Door Mission Executive Chef Dan Nix has launched a catering program, assisted by the Open Door Mission men, under his leadership. Delicious meals for guests at your upcoming events are now available in Barbecue, Cajun, and Seafood cuisine. Order ahead to make your meal the highlight of any social occasion. We can deliver, set up, serve and clean up after a great dining experience!