After Marc Vandermeer of the Houston Texans welcomed attendees, AdvoCare V100 Texas Bowl Board Chair, Don Faust, Jr gave opening remarks. The invocation was given by JJ Moses (Houston Texans Ambassador), and a lively “Chalk Talk” with University of Oklahoma Legend and Super Bowl Champion, Joe Washington, Jr, University of Houston Super-Star and Heisman Trophy Winner, Andre Ware and University of Houston Head Coach, Tom Herman. Closing remarks were delivered by Executive Director of AdvoCare V100 Texas Bowl, David Fletcher.
Today’s luncheon celebrated the 2016 AdvoCare Texas Kickoff between The University of Houston Cougars and The University of Oklahoma Sooners on Saturday, September 3rd. It also highlighted the 2016 AdvoCare V100 Texas Bowl played on December 28th between The Big 12 and Southeastern Conference. 2016 marks our 10th year as a “Bowl Backer” for the big game.
The official charity to The AdvoCare V100 Texas Bowl, DePelchin Children’s Center has been partners since the Bowl’s inception in 2006, and over $1 million in financial and millions more in promotional support have been delivered as a result. An accredited foster care and adoption agency, DePelchin serves the most vulnerable children and families in Texas and works to break the cycles of abuse and neglect.
BEB-Business Extension Bureau is proud of our contribution and support to these outstanding Texas organizations and events!