CHS Annual Gala


2017 Sound & Soul Gala

Celebrating 70 Years!


Event Details:

When: Friday, March 31, 2017

Where: Hyatt Regency Downtown

Event Manager: Kathlee Akers



2016 Sound & Soul Gala Recap 

The Sound & Soul Gala, which took place Friday, April 1, 2016, at the Westin Houston Memorial City was a fun-filled time for all! Nearly 600 guests dined, danced to the Emerald City Band’s beat and experienced a day in the life of Scout, one of t

Through the combined efforts of table and ticket buyers, auction donors, auction purchasers and Leave a Legacy, we raised an astounding $565,000 to further our mission of helping children with hearing loss learn to listen, speak and read without the use of sign language.he many children with hearing loss that The Center for Hearing and Speech serves.

We're pleased to extend a special thank you to everyone who helped make the gala such a success.




Event Details:

When: Friday, April 1, 2016 at 6:30 p.m.

Where: The Westin Houston, Memorial City 

Chairmen: Andrea and Matt Gentle

Honorary Chairmen: Suzanne and Jim Waller

Special Events Manager: Kelsey Carlisle


Check out our Facebook Album here!

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Photography by Javier Conejo, Corie Fairchild and Giselle Yeung Photography




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