Why Attend?

What to Expect from Event

Meet Local Business Leaders

Network with East Fort Worth business owners and community leaders in education.

Inspiring Keynote Speaker

Our Keynote speaker for 2021 is former Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price.

Awards & Scholarship Presentations

Each year we recognize Outstanding Members of the Community and Outstanding High School Seniors.

Fun, Friends & Food

Dinner will be catered by TWU.

2021 Keynote Speaker
Former Fort Worth Mayor

Betsy Price



Banquet Program

Thursday, 11th November 2021

6:30 - 7:00PM

Entertainment, Cocktails  & Silent Auction

Check in, then visit  and shop the gifts in the Silent Auction

7:00 - 7:15PM


President Jason Ray

Pledge of Allegiance.

7:15 - 7:45PM



7:45 - 8:15PM

Keynote Speaker

Betsy Price

Betsy Price, a Fort Worth native, was first elected as the 44th Mayor of Fort Worth in 2011. She served as Mayor for 10 years.

8:15 - 8:45PM

Awards & Scholarships

Outstanding Community Leaders Awards and
Student Scholarships Presentations

Presented by Bill Schwennsen

8:45 - 9:00PM

Silent Auction Winners announced

Closing Remarks

Supporting Our Project

Event Sponsors

Become A Sponsor

Doctorate Sponsor

Six available


  •  VIP seating at front at a table for 8
  •  Special recognition in all digital, social and print media and at the event
  •  Sponsorship of two Scholarship Students and their two guests

Master's Sponsor

Twelve available


  •  Reserved Table for 8
  •  Special recognition in all digital, social and print media and at the event
  •  Branded Award sponsorship for an Outstanding Award nominee, and their guest

Bachelor's Sponsor



  •  Two Tickets for dinner and cocktails
  •  Special recognition in all digital, social and print media

Where to find us

Venue and Info

Venue Details

This year's Awards Banquet is happening at the Nick & Lou Martin University Center on the Texas Wesleyan University campus.



Martin Center
Texas Wesleyan Universtiy
1201 Wesleyan St.
Fort Worth, TX 76105







Martin Center