Proceeds go to the TERRELL WILLIAM ABBOTT Scholarship Fund. Read Terrell's story here: http://www.hsmaiaustin.org/terrell-academic-scholarship-fund.html
The fund supports several areas:
FINANCIAL SUPPORT:• For students from the high school and college level who are pursuing education and training in the tourism and hospitality fields.• For veterans who are personally getting re-trained into the tourism and hospitality fields, or whose dependents are doing so.
SUPPORT:• For educational programs which provide learning opportunities for our members and communities.• For the International HSMAI Foundation: Established in 1983 to serve as the research and educational arm of the Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International; the HSMAI Foundation's mission is to develop knowledge and insights for the future to fuel sales, inspire marketing and optimize revenue
Thank you for your consideration & support of the Austin Tourism and Hospitality Industry. Our city’s future depends on it!
For more information on the overall event please contact the Chinese Auction Chair: Tracy Terrell C: 512-663-1717 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
See pictures from Last Years event http://www.hsmaiaustin.org/past-events-and-presentations.html
Don't forget to register for the event! http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=vkwjxtfab&oeidk=a07efhb8oo653ad9730