22nd Annual Houston International Jazz Festival Mayor’s Scholarship Jazz Brunch
Vicky Pink | 8/15/2012, 2:30 p.m.
Photography by Vicky Pink.
On Sunday, August 5, 2012, Houston Style Magazine was on hand at the Wortham Theater for the 22nd Annual
Houston International Jazz Festival
Mayor’s Scholarship Jazz Brunch hosted by Mayor Annise Parker. Mayor Parker saluted Helen George,
Xtra Mile Honoree. Hiroshima was a special guest. This event is part of Jazz Education’s fundraising efforts, supporting its children’s music education programs, the H-E-B Summer Jazz Workshop and the Jazz & Poetry Series. In addition to being a major fundraiser for Jazz Education, the Brunch is also one of the most popular events for the Jazz Festival. Some in attendance were State Rep. Ron Reynolds, Dr. Jonita Reynolds, Helen George, James Ward, Grady Prestage, Lalou Davies-Yemitan, Steve Brown, Jose Grinan, Bronson Woods, Bubbah Thomas and Donna Franklin.