Houston Bar Association e-Bulletin
Monday, August 6, 2018
Blood Donation at Pennzoil Place, Tuesday
The HBA Paul E. Stallings Blood Drive, benefiting the Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center, has a blood donation opportunity Tuesday, August 7, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Pennzoil Place in the room behind the security desk. This drive is open to the public and walk-ins are welcome. Be sure to eat, drink water, and bring your ID when you donate.
Click here for a list of all upcoming July and August dates and locations for blood donation and for information on how to schedule your own drive.
Help HBA Collect 25,000 Books
To mark the 25th anniversary of the HBA's annual fall book drive, the Lawyers for Literacy Committee hopes to collect 25,000 book donations this year! Click here for more information. Contact Bonnie Simmons to confirm your participation and for materials to set up book collections.
Come to the MABATX Foundation Scholarship Luncheon, August 22
The  Mexican American Bar Association of Texas will present its 13th Annual Foundation Scholarship Luncheon, benefiting students at local law schools, on Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at the Houston Downtown DoubleTree. Click here to learn more and register.
Sponsor a Veteran for Sept. 20 Golf Tournament!
Twenty additional sponsors are needed for the veterans golf tournament on September 20, providing disabled veterans selected by the VA with a fun, relaxing day of golf at Cypresswood Golf Club. Please consider a $200 sponsorship to cover the cost of green fees and meals for yourself and a veteran partner. Click here to register your sponsorshipIf you would like more information, email Roger Rider or Tara Shockley.
Sign Up for Automatic Membership Renewal
The HBA has sent out membership dues statements for the 2018-2019 bar year. 

The HBA now offers a credit card auto-renewal payment feature for your membership dues. Sign up today and next year's 2019-2020 membership dues will automatically renew. Contact Ron RiojasDanielle Keith or Alec Swierc at (713) 759-1133 with questions and concerns.

HBA members can join any of our 26 substantive law sections, which provide over 200 hours of CLE every bar year!
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The HBA welcomes this new member of the 100 Club!

Click here to see more about the HBA's 100 Club. 
Save the Date for the 2018 Harvest Celebration
Join your colleagues for a night celebrating pro bono! 100% of the proceeds from this event go to the Houston Bar Foundation, which provides vital legal services for low-income Houstonians. 

The 69th Annual Harvest Celebration is Monday, November 12, 2018 from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. at  River Oaks Country ClubGet your tickets now! 

Underwriting inquiries:
Diane Cervenka
Director of Development
(713) 759-1133 x 218.
Thanks & Congratulations...
Thank you to the Harris County Law Library for setting up a large book donation dropoff station, taking part in the Lawyers for Literacy 25 for 25 Book Drive!
Drop your early donations here and send a note to bonnies@hba.org to be recognized as a donor.