Engaging People, Inspiring Change at the 2015 Annual Meeting and Investment Luncheon
The San Antonio Area Foundation hosted the 2015 Annual Meeting and Investment Luncheon on March 3 at the Pearl Stables. This year’s theme was “Engaging People. Inspiring Change. – Imagine the future of your community foundation.” We had more than 190 donors, Board members, volunteers, and community members join us. Watch our video above for highlights of the event. Download program here.
Kicking off the event was our Board of Directors chair Marie Smith. Pastor Keely Petty gave a moving invocation. President and CEO Dennis E. Noll highlighted the Area Foundation’s 2014 accomplishments and what’s next for 2015. Gordon V. Hartman shared why he is a partner with the San Antonio Area Foundation. “It’s about making an impact and that’s what you want your dollar to do. It’s to make an impact here in San Antonio and the San Antonio Area Foundation understands that,” Hartman said. Investment Committee Chair David Komet provided us with an investment overview. Marie Smith engaged our guests through an interactive live poll. We asked our guests to answer this question: Let’s imagine our future. What are the top two roles that the Area Foundation should aspire to in the future? Our guests texted their answers and here are the results: