Austin Red Cross Raises Record $294,000 at Luminaria

Red Cross Austin Raises Record $294,000 at Luminaria
The success of Luminaria will allow us to build capacity across Central Texas.

On Friday, April 4th the American Red Cross of Central Texas hosted Luminaria, its annual fundraising gala, at the Four Seasons Hotel Austin. The organization raised a record $294,000 for disaster relief services in the Central Texas community.

In addition to raising funds for its lifesaving mission, the Red Cross honored distinguished individuals and organizations that provided outstanding support of the Red Cross in Central Texas over the past year, including Admiral Bobby R. Inman, Lady Bird Johnson Humanitarian of the Year; Whole Foods Market, Public Partner of the Year; and Tom Davis, Greg Coleman Tribute Award recipient (posthumously).

The evening was made possible by the following Generous Sponsors:

Presenting Sponsors

  • Briggs Equipment
  • Emerson Process Management
  • Weisbart, Springer, Hayes LLP
  • Radiant Sponsors

  • Alan Corporation
  • Pierpont Communications
  • Silicon Labs
  • Illuminating Sponsors

  • Ann S. Butler/Beth & Tom Granger
  • AT&T
  • Eleanor Crook
  • Dean Thomas Gilligan & Christie Skinner
  • Robert L. Hutchings/Robert M. Chesney/William Inboden
  • Greg & Cindy Kozmetsky
  • LBJ Family Wealth Advisors, Ltd.
  • Lyndon Olson & Jack Martin
  • Robert & Maia Reeves
  • Moreland Properties
  • Eric & Keri Stumberg
  • Brilliant Sponsors

  • Hamilton, Pyle & Bowman, LLP
  • Husch Blackwell, LLP
  • Jackson Walker L.L.P.
  • Dr. Gordon Jones
  • Red & Charline McCombs
  • Nationwide Insurance
  • Randalls Food Markets
  • Sabre Commercial, Inc.
  • Hank & Lyssa Seale
  • Shining Sponsors

  • Capital Metro
  • Pat & Bill Derrickson
  • Bill & Marianne Dorman
  • Hugh Forrest
  • Frost: Banking Investments Insurance
  • GSD&M & Judy’s Foundation
  • Admiral & Mrs. Bobby R. Inman
  • Stanley & Kelly Kolodzey
  • Raymond James Financial, Inc.
  • St. David’s HealthCare