Hundreds of people from the community, including Congressman Bill Flores and his wife, attended the 10th Annual Art of Helping Dinner and Silent Auction Saturday night.
There was a silent auction with various items including art, paintings, vacations, and jewelry. All proceeds from the event benefits Voices for Children of the Brazos Valley.
Several awards were also given to recognize work that has helped the organization.
News 3’s Nicole Morten received the 2013 Friends of Children.
Other winners included: Bonnie Wikse- 2013 Advocate For Children and Penny Beaumont- 2103 Champion For Children for their outstanding efforts within the organization.