Literacy Council of Fort Bend County announces featured author for the
6th Annual Reading between the Wines
presented by the
Fred and Mabel R. Parks Foundation
Friday, March 23, 2018

featuring Piper Kerman,
author of the best-selling memoir
Orange is the New Black:
My Year in a Women’s Prison

Piper Kerman

Reserve your table to see Piper Kerman today!  
Contact the Development Team at 281-240-8181
Events Coordinator, Alex Sanchez,

Fred and Mabel R. Parks Foundation, Presenting Sponsor

Richard and Paula Ruskan Foundation

Rice & Gardner Consultants, Inc.

Allen Boone Humphries Robinson LLP
CenterPoint Energy
Isabel and Rich Chandler
Ernst & Young/Direct Energy
Fort Bend Herald
BDO/Michelle and Bill Hickl
Elizabeth and David Hodges
Gena and Paul Horak
Learning Rx
Debbie and Chris Patton
Angela M. Pfeiffer, Ph.D


Black (continued)
Post Oak Bank
Rangeland Energy
Debbie and Bill Schwer
Steve and Teri Smith
Lucia and Larry Street
Lucy Thompson

Book Club
Darla Fanta, REALTOR
The Schiff Family

Partner in Crime
Carpenter & Carpenter, P.C.
Barbara Lee Cochran, REALTOR
Knox Cox & Co., LLP
Kelli and Steve Metzenthin
Lisa and Jeff Pauls


Jail and Bail Inmates

Helen Bow, Wells Fargo & Co-Chair
Angela Cox, CenterPoint Energy
Kyle Dawson, Sugar Land Skeeters
Dr. Rebecca Deurlein, Author & Co-Chair
Mary Favre, C&M Favre Foundation
John Healey, Fort Bend County District Attorney
Bill Hickl, BDO & LCFBC Board of Directors
Gena Horak, LCFBC Board of Directors
Patti Parish Kaminski, absolutely! focus media
Don Kerstetter, LCFBC Advisory Council
Cari Middaugh
SWATSON, Sugar Land Skeeters
Jeff Tallas, Tallas Insurance Agency

Total Bail Raised to Date

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2018 Reading between the Wines Co-Chairs
Helen Bow and Dr. Rebecca Deurlein

2018 Featured Restaurants for the Evening:
Dream Dinners


2018 Reading between the Wines Honorees
Larry and Lucia Street



Scenes from the 2017 Reading between the Wines featuring
Candace Bushnell, author of Sex and the City

2017 Guest Authors

Christy Esmahan

Christy Esmahan