BYDS Annual Gala 2015-2016

BYDS Annual Gala Letter

A Night Under the Stars

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015
Congregation Beth Yeshurun
6 pm


  • Jack Segal Excellence in Education Award: Diane and Alan Levin
  • Robin and Josh Berry Volunteer Award: JJ Watt and the Justin J. Watt Foundation

To do:

  • SOLD OUT! Sponsor the Gala, sponsor a teacher, buy tickets, or buy portraits
  • Check out items that will be offered on the big board (forthcoming).
  • Preview auction guide (forthcoming).
  • Learn about funded item (forthcoming).
  • Donate goods or services to the Gala auction (forthcoming).
  • Read about previous BYDS Galas.


Thank you to our sponsors:

MegaStar Presenting Sponsor

Alan F. and Diane R. Levin Family Charitable Foundation

Silver Eagle Distributors



Houston Methodist Hospital Colorectal Division

Haley and Alan Finkelman

Laura Moore and Don Sanders

Lisa and Brian Silver

Three Brothers Bakery

Zadok Master Jewelers


Shooting Star

ABC DOORS/Swartz Family

Liz and Steven Bender

Cammarata Pediatric Dentistry Group

Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital/

TIRR Memorial Hermann Rehabilitation and Research

Heidi Dugan-Greenwood King Properties

Edifis Group**

Amy and Joe Grinstein-Susman Godfrey LLP

Iberia Bank

Sharon and Richard Kammerman/Maxine and Bubba Silberstein

Laurie and Jeff Rosenberg

Sanchez Energy Company

TLC Wealth Management

The Zubowski Family


Rising Star

Bergner and Johnson

Bernstein Realty

Drs. Elizabeth Baze and Edward Berzin**

Braun Enterprises

Karol and Daniel Musher

NRL Mortgage

Carolyn Plessner

Rabbi David and Marcie Rosen

Louise and Stewart Rosenthal

Dr. and Mrs. Allen Schuster**

Jay Steinfeld and Barbara Winthrop


Lindsay and Scott Aronstein/Connectivity Source
Baker Donelson
Bellaire Family Eye Care
Beth Yeshurun Brotherhood
Bracewell & Giuliani, LLP
Brookfield Office Properties
Barbara and Ron Brounes
Faye and Jason Casell
Chait Insurance Agency
Frieda and Melvin Dow
Doug and Jaci Elliott
Margie and Clive Fields
Lisa and Clive Fleishman
Esther and Woody Fox
Karen and Buster Freedman
Alyson and Elliot Gershenson
Joseph Goetz, MD**
Lynn and Willy Goldberg
Adrienne and Asaf Glaich
Healthcare Consultants Inc.
Barbara Horwitz
Interra Capital Group
Ivory Bridal Atelier
Julie and Robert Jacobson
Julia and Stephen Jacobson
Kagan Pediatrics
Amy and David Kapiloff
Julie and Michael Kaplan**
Dr. Robert and Judith Komorn
Lisa and Matthew Kornhauser
Donna and Robert Lane
Barbara and Barry Lewis
Laina and Stuart Miller
National Appraisal Partners/Dionne and Bryan Miller
Benjamin and Lydia Musher
Raizner Slania LLP
Laurie and Len Reinsmith
Rosenberg/Sprovach Attorneys at Law
Robyn and Kevin Rosenblatt**
Annette and Larry Sondock
Jennifer and Mark Sondock
E’Stella and Roger Stern
Rabbi Brian and Lisa Strauss
Michele Tesciuba and Ben Shani
Cindy and Dr. Barry Weinstein
Wolfies Swim School
Dr. David Zelitt and Anna Shafir

*as of November 8

**Teacher Sponsors










Press Release

BYDS Annual Gala Press Release, JJ Watt, Justin J Watt Foundation, Diane and Alan Levin