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Hill College to Host Annual Boots & Suits Gala March 24 in Cleburne


Hill College will host the 12th annual Boots & Suits Gala Friday, March 24, at 6 p.m., at the Cleburne Conference Center in Cleburne, Texas. The funds raised will benefit the entire Hill College district with scholarships, facility upgrades for the Bob Bullock Sports Center and the Fire Protection Technology Program.

Each year, this event brings together more than 300 guests from Hill, Johnson and surrounding counties.  The program includes a dinner, a live and silent auction, award presentations and entertainment.

The College will present the 2017 Pillar of the Community Award to Lynn Gray of Hillsboro, the Marti Foundation of Cleburne and Ronnie Johnson of Burleson. The awards recognize those who have helped build and sustain higher education efforts in Hill and Johnson counties, and supported the growth of Hill College throughout Hillsboro, Cleburne and Burleson. 

Tickets to the Gala are $75 per person, guests 21 years of age and up. Table sponsorships are also available starting at $650 for a table of eight. The event partnership levels are: Presenting Partner, $10,000; Gold Buckle Partner, $5,000; Silver Buckle Partner, $3,000; and Bronze Buckle Partner, $1,500.

Additional sponsorships include purchasing advertising space in the event program. Prices for program ads are a quarter page for $50, half-page for $75 and a full-page for $125. All Gala sponsors receive recognition in the program and during the event.

For more information, to donate or purchase tickets, please contact Director of Development Preston McReynolds at (254) 659-7510, or by email at pmcreynolds@hillcollege.edu. Donations can be made and tickets can be purchased online at https://app.etapestry.com/onlineforms/HillCollege/boots2017.html.