Celebrities to Attend Greyhound Adoption League of Texas Benefit

Actress Janine Turner, who starred in the hit series Northern Exposure, will help to expose the need to find forever homes for greyhounds as she takes on the role of celebrity guest speaker at the 12th annual Greyt Gala Dinner and Auction.

Taking place on February 23rd at Southlake Hilton Dallas, the native Texan will be joined by Burton Gilliam from the comedy classic Blazing Saddles and Fox sports anchor John Rhadigan, who will be the emcee for an evening of cocktails, a three-course dinner and both silent and live auctions to raise funds for Greyhound Adoption League of Texas.

An all-volunteer organization, Greyhound Adoption League of Texas offers comfort and care for injured, sick, abused and neglected greyhounds and has found loving families for more than 2,100 canines since its founding in 2001.

Tickets: $125 per person, $250 per couple

When: February 23, 2013 from 6 p.m. – 10 p.m.

Where: Southlake Hilton in Southlake Town Square at 1400 Plaza Place in Southlake, Texas

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