WHAT: Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (IM) For All Humanity Luncheon.

WHEN: 11:30 a.m. Thursday, November 17, 2016

WHERE: Hilton Houston Post Oak Hotel, 2001 Post Oak Blvd, Houston, TX 77056

BACKGROUND: IM’s For All Humanity Luncheon celebrates the rich cultural and ethnic diversity that makes Houston such a vibrant community. Proceeds from the luncheon help IM’s Refugee Services program, which resettles more than 1,500 refugees each year fleeing persecution and violence in their homelands. More than 90 percent of these refugees are self-sufficient members of the Houston community within six months of arrival.

The 2016 For All Humanity Luncheon will recognize community leaders Farid and Asha Virani. Farid Virani is founder and CEO of Prime Communications, the largest privately held AT&T Authorized Retail Chain in the United States. Asha Virani is an internal medicine physician who is active in a number of causes dedicated to improving children’s health and education.

Individual ticket prices start at $200; table sponsorships at $2,500. For more information visit www.imgh.org or contact Lauren Peterson at 713-533-4972, lpeterson@imgh.org



A United Way agency, Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (IM) brings people of diverse faith traditions together for dialogue, collaboration and service, as a demonstration of our shared beliefs. IM provides three main services: Meals on Wheels for Greater Houston which delivers more than 1.5 million meals each year to seniors in Harris and Galveston Counties; Refugee Services which, in conjunction with the U.S. State Department, resettles thousands of refugees in Houston; and, Interfaith Relations, which provides community services fostering understanding, respect and engagement among Houstonians of all faiths.