Three join New Hope Board of Directors

New Hope Board of Directors 2024

By Kathleen Beisly, Marketing Communications Chair We are so pleased to announce the addition of three new board members for 2024:   Christine Cioffe advises and consults for a variety of companies about sustainability, specialty industrials, agriculture and bio pharmaceuticals. She has led R&D organizations at PepsiCo and Merck & Co, focusing on innovation, productivity, disruptive […]

Chisholm Challenge Start to Finish – Tuesday! – Two Man Drill Team (1)

By Dan Roark Both New Hope Drill Teams were a sight to behold – literally. Susan Altshuler spends a lot of time and effort each year putting together routines for the drill team competition that comprise  humor, entertainment, decorum and the talent of riders and horses. Following the completion of the Chisholm Challenge posts, I […]

New Hope Gala Part Two – Volunteer of the Year

By Dan Roark    I hope everyone had a great weekend! [Note: If you saw, or when you see, my last post about the Gala, you will note that software and internet technology are very cruel when you try to get artsy with pictures!] When Cyndy and I went to our assigned table at the […]

New Hope Gala

By Dan Roark From the silent auction which began as everyone began to gather and continued throughout the evening, to the sounds of Steve Story and Texas Swing as some couples danced and the crowd dispersed, the New Hope Gala was a marvelous evening of entertainment, friendship (old and new), delectable food, and charity. Oh, […]

Two Days Left to Buy Tickets for the New Hope Gala

Time is running out to buy your tickets for the Gala. Get your tickets here. Enjoy an evening of good food and entertainment with Scott Murray as MC again this year while knowing you are supporting New Hope. You will also be able to bid in the online auction throughout the evening. Visit the website […]

Ways to Support New Hope

By Dan Roark     Fall lessons have begun at New Hope and so has a need for support. Many of our participant’s families are financially challenged with the additional medical costs or needs for other services. Our actual cost per ride is over $150 but we try to keep our rates to half of the […]

Hope Gala Sponsor – Tito’s Handmade Vodka

Titos' Handmade Vodka

By Dan Roark   New Hope is proud to have Tito’s Handmade Vodka as Bar Sponsor for the Gala again this year. They were the Bar Sponsor for the inaugural Hope Gala last year. Tito Beveridge wasn’t always “the vodka guy.” He was born and raised in San Antonio, went to Vanderbilt for a year, returned […]

Michelle Heyns Joins the New Hope Board of Directors

Michele Heyns

This summer the New Hope Board of Directors was very pleased to add Michelle Heyns in an At Large role. Michelle is a dedicated professional with over 20 years of experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities. Fueled by a passion for empowering individuals, Michelle has worked in residential care, community access, recreation, and education. […]

Argyle Mayor, Rick Bradford, Visits New Hope

By Dan Roark  The 2nd New Hope Gala will be on October 12. The inaugural Gala was hugely successful last year in addition to being a pleasantly entertaining evening. This year’s New Hope Gala promises to be just as entertaining, quite possibly more so. The Honorary Chairs of the New Hope Gala this year are […]

Hope Gala Benefitting New Hope

New Hope Gala

By Dan Roark Seriously, please save the date. The inaugural gala last year was a fantastic evening with food, fun, entertainment, and highly successful live, silent, and online auctions. This year’s gala promises to be just as entertaining, if not more so. Watch the website for sponsorship opportunities, invitation for auction items, ticket sales, and […]