Heart Gallery 2016Posted: Updated:
MCALLEN – The Women’s Bar Section and the Hidalgo County Bar Foundation will host the Heart Gallery. It is the grand opening of the ninth annual gallery in Hidalgo County. The event will be Thursday, Nov. 10 at the BBVA Compass on 2900 N 10th street from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
The Heart of the Gallery of South Texas is a non-profit organization that promotes awareness, understanding and adoption of children in the foster care program. The gallery is a photographic exhibit and community education/outreach initiative that is designed to increase the number of adoptive families. The exhibit will include 23 portraits of children and sibling groups that are available for adoption.
The exhibit will be at the BBVA Compass main branch from Nov. 12-18. From Nov. 19-27 the exhibit will be at the IMAS Museum in McAllen. Afterwards, it will be located in the First Baptist Edinburg from Nov. 28 to Dec. 4 and at Texas Regional Bank in McAllen from Dec. 5-9.
For more information on the Heart Gallery and adoptions, contact John Lennon, CPS at (361) 854-2011.