The Residences at The Stoneleigh host KidneyTexas, Inc. Auction Drop-Off Party

KidneyTexas, Inc. board members and The Runway Report Luncheon and Style Show committee and supporters were celebrated at a private soirée hosted by The Residences at the Stoneleigh recently.

Debbie McKeever, Kelly de Kort, event chairs.
Debbie McKeever, Kelly de Kort, event chairs.


Chaired by Debbie McKeever and Kelly de Kort, this was the perfect opportunity for supporters to drop off auction items to be featured in the silent auction at the luncheon on September 22, 2015.

KidneyTexas, Inc. president Therese Rourk and luncheon co-chairs Mary Lee Cox and Donna Arp Weitzman shared the spotlight  with  Donna Jo Smith, host from The Residences at The Stoneleigh, as they welcomed everyone and invited the ladies to a private tour of one of the fabulous residences.



Lynn Dealey created this logo for KidneyTexas, Inc. The Runway Report luncheon.
Lynn Dealey created this logo for KidneyTexas, Inc. The Runway Report luncheon.

Lynn Dealey personalized and autographed copies of the luncheon logo she created featuring the gloved hand of Jan Strimple outfitted with kidney bangles.

Mission Statement: The purpose of KidneyTexas, Inc. is to provide funding to improve the methods of treatment, the search for a cure and prevention of kidney disease and other kindred or contributory diseases; and to develop more adequate provision for the care of persons suffering from such diseases.

Statistics: Debilitating kidney diseases impact approximately 20 million people in the United States today. Groups at high risk include African Americans, Hispanics, senior citizens and people with diabetes. In Texas, there are over 30,000 people on dialysis and 4,000 on a transplant list. The number of patients on dialysis is anticipated to double this decade.


Visit the web site at,  email or call 214-891-0896 for membership details.

Social photos by Danny Campbell.

The Residences at The Stoneleigh

The lobby at The Residences at The Stoneleigh

The newest luxury high rise on the Dallas skyline is The Residences at The Stoneleigh in the city’s Uptown neighborhood. Completed in November 2014, this exciting new project features twenty-two stories of luxury living with custom built dream homes in the sky. Located adjacent to the landmark Le Meridien Stoneleigh Hotel, the Residences at the Stoneleigh is just minutes from downtown Dallas, the Dallas Arts District, the Dallas Design District, art galleries, restaurants and shopping.

The Residences at the Stoneleigh offers customizable floor plans, large balconies and sweeping views from all floors. Amenities include a junior Olympic pool with outstanding downtown city views, a private lounge for entertaining, a 28-seat movie theatre and a large banquet space with a fully equipped commercial kitchen for homeowner events. Homeowners experience uncompromising services with 24-hour Concierge and doorman, valet parking, a fully equipped fitness center and a state of the art business center.

As part of his commitment to creating the finest residence building in the city, the developer has chosen two of the area’s finest homebuilders, Sharif & Munir Custom Homes and Crescent Estates Custom Homes to deliver truly sophisticated finishes and splendid interiors for each residence.

According to developer Mehrdadt Moayedi, “My personal commitment has been to create a new landmark for the Dallas skyline which features truly elegant architecture, top quality construction, state of the art technology and the finest amenities available anywhere in the city.

For more information, please visit or call our Sales Center at 214.326-2575


Principal of Philanthropy Lifestyles (formerly, the award-winning eBuzzNewsletter and Adams Communications Public Relations, a boutique PR firm specializing in media and community relations for small businesses and nonprofit organizations. Sharon is also a freelance writer whose articles have appeared in Dallas Business Journal, Katy Trail Weekly, People Newspapers (Park Cities People and Preston Hollow People/North Dallas People), Preston Hollow Life magazine, The Park Cities News, White Rock Lake Weekly, numerous blogs and websites and more.