Regina Bruce and Dr. Carla Russo Announced as Chairs of the KidneyTexas, Inc. The Runway Report 2022 Luncheon and Fashion Show Celebrating its 23rd Year

(Featured photo: Regina Bruce and Dr. Carla Russo, Luncheon Chairs..* Donna Arp Weitzman, President, KidneyTexas, Inc.**)

Donna Arp Weitzman, president of KidneyTexas, inc., is honored to announce Regina Bruce and Dr. Carla Russo as chairs of the KidneyTexas, Inc., The Runway Report 2022 Luncheon and Fashion Show, which is celebrating its 23rd year.

Slated for Tuesday, October 25, 2022, at the Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center, the event will feature a formal floor level fashion presentation, with fashions from long term partner TOOTSIES, joined this year by Betty ReiterNardos Design, and others to be announced, produced by Jan Strimple Productions, and is always a fabulous event that includes delightful and fun surprises. The event also includes live and silent auctions and is topped off with a delicious luncheon. Scott Murray is returning as emcee. Theme, beneficiaries and honorary chairs will be announced at the Spring Tea on Tuesday, March 29th. Check the website for updates, tickets, underwriting and sponsorships at

KidneyTexas, Inc. also announces its new board of directors for 2022:  1st Vice President Membership: Susan Fisk; 3rd Vice President Charity Selection:  Kendra Karlock; Corresponding Secretary: Therese Rourk; Treasurer: Stacey Wiggins; Treasurer Elect: Cindy Hanson; Historian: Sandy Secor and Parliamentarian: Rose Gault.      

Membership in KidneyTexas, Inc. is available through the website and has many benefits including exclusive events at private homes, membership teas, participation in holiday events for children affected by kidney disease and more.       

Since 1999, the dedicated volunteers of KidneyTexas, Inc. have worked in tandem with generous underwriters to raise over $4.3 million for local efforts to improve the ability to diagnose and manage kidney disease.         

Each fall KidneyTexas, Inc. hosts its Luncheon and Fashion Show in an effort to raise money for local designated beneficiaries and awareness for a disease that affects millions of people each year. The success of this event depends heavily upon the contributions and dedication of our Dallas business and community leaders. The community’s support is crucial to the success of our mission. Learn more at

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.

*Photo by Danny Campbell.
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(Sharon Adams, Adams Communications Public Relations, is honored to represent KidneyTexas, Inc. and post this Philanthropy Lifestyles eBuzz.)


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