Panel Discussion (open to the public)
Topic: Current Challenges of Homelessness in Montgomery County.
Moderator: Tyler Dunman, Assistant District Attorney
Panel Members: Dr. Joanne Ducharme, Director of Montgomery County Community Development; Lt. Smart, Conroe Police Department; Nancy Heintz, President of the Montgomery County Homeless Coalition; Captain Adrian Twinney, The Salvation Army; Sean McElroy, Tri County Services.
"Picture This" Youth Photo Exhibit and "Through Their Eyes"
of the places they slept while homeless. Their pictures and stories are documented
in the art work and documentary presented at this event. Exhibition presented by
HomeAid Houston and Our City TV.
"Empty Bowls Luncheon"
A simple meal of soup, bread and water was served to remember those whose bowls
are empty. Servers: Mayor Webb Melder, City of Conroe ;
Wayne Mack, Pct. 1 Justice of the Peace;
Mike Hatcher, Chief Deputy for Precinct 1; Rusty Fincher, Captain for Precinct 1;
James Noak, Pct. 3 Commissioner; Brett Ligon, District Attorney;
County Attorney JD Lambright; Seth Gibson, Conroe City Council; Judge Tracy Gilbert;
Judge Keith Stewart; Commissioner Elect Jim Clark among others.
Beautiful handmade bowls created and donated by the Clay Club at Lone Star College-Montgomery
and made available for purchase. All proceeds helped to underwrite efforts of the Homeless Coalition.