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The 38th Annual Father of the Year

Awards Luncheon Honoring:

Gary C. Kelly

Chairman of the Board, President & CEO
Southwest Airlines

Jason Witten
Dallas Cowboy and 8-time NFL Pro-Bowler

Tuesday, September 17, 2013
Frontiers of Flight Museum

In our 37 year history, we have honored 113 fathers who exemplify fine fatherhood values in their own homes and as business and community leaders.  This year, we are proud to add three more exceptional fathers to our list.

We look forward to seeing you as we celebrate our 38th anniversary with an extraordinary luncheon. Please save the date and join us as we continue our fine tradition of honoring fathers, recognizing exceptional fatherhood values, and serving children in our community.

Kidd’s Kids Program of the Kraddick Foundation

Jason Witten’s SCORE Foundation

Father of the Year Scholarship

The Sylvan Landau Founders Scholarship

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The Auction is now closed. Thank you to all those that donated and and supported Father of the Year Awards. Please check back in May, 2014 for the Auction to open with exciting new items to bid.

Honor your own Dad as "Father of the Year"! 

We invite you to honor your own Father of the Year by returning the Donor Card or making a donation in his honor. All donations greater than $50.00 received by September 11 will receive a special commemorative Father of the Year T-Shirt. Please complete the Donor Card and either send in with your payment or donate online and fax the Donor Card to 214-706-6960. Donations can be made via credit card by clicking the 'Donate" button above, and complete the Donor Card located upper left hand side of the page.

During our history of  serving our communities, the Father of the Year Awards has honored one Governor of Texas and one President of the United States
– the same person –
George W. Bush.



The 38th Annual Father of the Year Awards Luncheon Sponsors


Southwest Airlines



The Boeing Company




Chase / Naney Pandit

The Coca-Cola Company

Gene and Jerry Jones Family



Dr. Kenneth H. Cooper, Cooper Aerobics

Camelot Strategic Marketing & Media



Karee and Greg Sampson

The Staubach Family Foundation



Ernst & Young LLP

Folsom Properties, Inc.

Barb and Dan Garton

Gildan / Gold Toe

Justin Lonon

Looper Reed & McGraw, P.C.

Erle Nye

Cindy Brinker Simmons / Barbara & Stan Levenson

Sky Mall

Trybus Group




Gene H. Bishop

Doug Brooks

CBS Television Network







© 2013 Father Of The Year Awards