Few causes turn on a more tender theme than that of the Care Communities. I’m moved almost every time I attend this group’s gala because the teams of caregivers for the long-term sick and terminally ill are so genuine. Spent most of the early evening tracking down David C. Smith, whose charitable works crisscross the entire community, including the Hill Country Ride for AIDS. Along with Dr. Cynthia Brinson and Linda Richards, Smith was honored by this group at the Sheraton Austin at the Capitol last week. My guide, as always, was the slow-burn, eternal flame for the Care Communities, Roger Temme. Yet it was hard not to applaud everyone present this evening.
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