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RE: Oklahoma Hospitality Club’s 49th Annual Ladies in the News

Oklahoma Hospitality Club announces its 49th Annual Ladies in the News Luncheon and Style Show – ‘Sharing: A Simple Pleasure’. Twelve women will be honored at the fundraiser, Friday April 10, 2015, noon, at Oklahoma City Golf and Country Club.

Event beneficiaries are Women’s Firstep and Hearts for Hearing, both Oklahoma City nonprofits.

Oklahoma Hospitality Club, one of the state’s oldest and most prestigious charitable organizations, is in its 92nd year. OHC has raised and given well over one million dollars to Oklahoma charities, and its members have donated thousands of volunteer hours. A Governor’s commendation was presented to Oklahoma Hospitality Club in 2013 for 90 years of service and philanthropy.

2015 honorees, who are being recognized for their contributions to their professions and service to their communities are Carole Kenner, Lisa Synar, Janie Axton, Elaine Levy, Evelyn McCoy, Becky Ivins, Lynda Powell, Cathy Cummings, Edie Roodman, Bette Jo Hill, Mary Blankenship Pointer all of Oklahoma City and Jennifer Abney of Edmond.

Fashions by Ruth Meyers of Oklahoma City will be modeled by honorees during the April 10 luncheon. Mistress of Ceremonies will be KFOR-TV anchor Linda Cavanaugh. Linda Haneborg will serve as honorary co-chairman.

Ladies in the News ramp tables are $750 for a table of 10 or $75 per person. Non-ramp seats are $65 each or $650 for a table of 10. Reservations may be made by contacting Bonny Green 405-261-2094. For additional information contact Ladies in the News chairman Marlene Beery, 405-787-0633.