Friends of Westbury High School Foundation
Dedicated to excellence at Westbury High School

 PO Box 31386   ·  Houston, TX 77231-1386                                 

Phone 713-774-5163 · Fax 713-774-5163


An Evening with Westbury Stars 2010 

Please click on the links below for the invitation and RSVP card.  Please return RSVP card and payment to the Friends of Westbury High School Foundation at the address above.

2010 Westbury Gala Invite 2010 Westbury Gala RSVP Card


MEDIA ALERTMarch 10, 2010     

Contact:  Kathleen Tinsley Ownby, Foundation President, email:







The Friends of Westbury High School Foundation will host their 12th “Evening with Westbury Stars” dinner and silent auction on Saturday, April 24, 2010, 6:30PM at the Braeburn Country Club, 8101 Bissonnet. The gala is the Foundation’s annual scholarship fundraising event and is always a spectacular event.


“Proceeds raised at this year’s gala will fund scholarships next year for deserving Westbury High students,” stated Kathleen (Tinsley) Ownby, WHS ’67, Foundation president.  “From 1994-2009, the Foundation has awarded 116 scholarships to Westbury High students and this year will award 15-20 $1,500 scholarships to graduating Westbury seniors,” added Kathleen.


Outstanding honorees at this year’s gala are:  Joan Severance, WHS Class of 1977; David McLemore, WHS Class of 1987; Andrew Blanks, Jr., WHS Track & Field Coach; and Howard Sacks, Community Leader and President of the Willow Waterhole Greenspace Conservancy.


The Foundation, established in 1992, is a non-profit tax-exempt all-volunteer organization. For further information regarding gala reservations, donations to the silent auction, or contributions, contact Rita Woodward at 713-774-5163, or email:  The Foundation accepts VISA, Mastercard and American Express credit cards.


Tax-deductible contributions can be made to Friends of WHS Foundation and mailed to: P.O. Box 31386, Houston, TX 77231-1386.