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UNIVERSITY ALUMNI HOUSTON
an evening of glitzy glam fashion with the traditional
accessories of brightly colored umbrella's, beads
and don't forget that unique mask that set the scene
for the Southern University Alumni Houston Chapter
32nd "MARDI GRAS" Scholarship Gala 2013.
the time of the year when the Jaguars, their family
and friends come together to host this event to celebrate,
give honor and most of all support our deserving students.
event gave the Lifetime Achievement Award to the late
Donald Carlyle Wade. The opening of the ceremony came
from National President of the Southern University
Alumni Federation Dennis S. Brown, Master of Ceremony
James Brown, Prayer Earl Nelson, Closing Remarks Chapter
President Tracey Taylor-Jarrell and Special Thanks
to Mardi Gras Chair Marcus D. Roberson.
was held this year at the Power Center in Houston,
Texas on Saturday, January 19. The entertainment for
the evening was provided by the Texas Brass Band and
Jazz Saxophonist Perry Richard opened the Cocktail
Texas Chapter of the Southern University Alumni Federation
would like to thank all who attended the Mardi Gras
Gala this year and also those who were not able to
be here, without your support this event and the many
others that we provide throughout the year would not
be possible. From the bottom of our hearts we are
sincerely appreciative and look forward to your continued
support of our efforts.