2016 4th Annual Celebrity Dinner

May 9, 2016


Tom Becquet received the 2016 Star Celebrity Waiter trophy from Andy Crocker, The Spirit Center Board President, after bringing in more than $10,000 in tips and donations to the 4th Annual Spirit Center Celebrity Dinner. Tom has received the distinction of being named this year’s Head Waiter for the 5th Annual Celebrity Dinner that is scheduled for Friday, January 20, 2017. In order to retain his title, Tom will have to compete against more than 35 waiters and win, to keep his coveted trophy.

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Serving up the fun!

The Spirit Center will be “serving up the fun” as high profile community celebrities assist us as waiters and entertainers for our upcoming signature fundraiser. The Fifth Annual “Spirit Center Celebrity Dinner” event will be held on Friday, January 20, 2017 starting at 6:00 p.m. at the Solomon P. Ortiz Center. The evening will include entertainment, dinner*, music, auctions, photo opportunities, a table decoration contest, awards and cash bar. We will also be celebrating the upcoming opening of The Spirit Center Youth Facilities in Summer 2017!


Presenting Sponsor

Gold Sponsor

Silver Sponsors

Bronze Tray Sponsors

  • Brent & Stephanie Bottom
  • The Snapka Law Firm
  • Michael L. Volker
  • Hugo Berlanga
  • Sisters of the Incarnate Word & Blessed Sacrament
  • John Flood
  • Laudadio, Gough , Kingsbury, Boynton

Outstanding Youth Table & Other Sponsors

  • Sisters of the Incarnate Word & Blessed Sacrament
  • The Catholic Diocese of Corpus Christi
  • Mike Shaw Toyota
  • Ecriselda Scott
  • Deacon Bob Allen
  • Dan Dibble
  • Gloria Hicks

Celebrity Waiters

Alex Garcia
Willie Vera
Doug McBee
Eddie Houlihan
Gus Barrera
Hugo Berlanga
Janie Barrera
John Bell
John Flood
Justice Gregory Perks
Kathy Snapka
Kelly Quintanilla
Mark Roach
Mayor Nelda Martinez
Michael Biones
Miles Risley
Phillip Monroe
Rick Ott
Rosie Collin
Sammie Grunwald
Scott Elliff
Sister Annette Wagner
Sister Michelle Marie Kuntscher
Stephanie Bottom
Tom Becquet
Trey McCampbell

Event Photos