West Chambers County Pilot Club, Inc. will hold its annual fundraising Gala from 6 to 10 p.m., Saturday, April 18 at Barbers Hill High School. 

The theme of this year’s Gala is “The Roaring 20s on the Hill.” Dinner tickets are $10 each. There will be a Kidz Zone, no children over five-years-old, with crafts, at no charge.Donations will be accepted. The Gala will have a delicious dinner, entertainment, a live and silent auction, and a drawing for 1st prize a Louis Vuitton NeoNoe purse, 2nd place a $1000 Travel voucher, or 3rd place Costa men and women sunglasses, tickets are $20 each. There will also be a drawing for a handmade quilt, tickets for this drawing are 6 for $5 or $1 each

The funds raised by the Gala help with all the projects the Pilot Club does throughout the coming year. Some of the projects the Pilot Club has supported in the past includes helping to purchase a wheel chair accessible van for Chambers County, supporting the Barbers Hill High School Anchor Club, awarding annual scholarships to High School Seniors, presenting the “BrainMinders™” Buddies program with the Anchor Club to Barbers Hill Kindergarten Center and Elementary schools, annually donating school supplies to Barbers Hill ISD, and donating bicycle safety helmets at community events throughout the year.  

The Club raised funds to help purchase three handicap accessible playground swings for Barbers Hill ISD, one for the Kindergarten Center, Primary and Elementary schools and also helps the City of Mont Belvieu with the annual Easter Egg Hunt, July 4th celebration, Christmas in the City and by donating Special Needs playground equipment to the Mont Belvieu City park. The Club also helps with Old River/Winfree Founders Day. 

The Club supports the Texas District Pilot Club’s Traumatic Brain Injury camps, purchased a trained service dog for a wounded warrior, donated Children’s Literacy workstations to the Sam and Carmena Goss Memorial Branch Library and provided scholarships for adult students with mild to moderate cognitive delays in the “Rising Stars Art Program” through the Baytown Art League. The club has also contributed funds to help with obtaining equipment for the Special Olympics in our community.

More projects were added the past few years including donating to Barbers Hill High School for the ImPact (Immediate Post-Concussion Assessment and Cognitive Testing) program that was started at the High School, the program is the most scientifically validated computerized test used by more than 7,400 High Schools to help evaluate and manage suspected concussions, and by donating scholarships to Eagle Pointe for the Swim Starfish program, the program provides individual swim lessons to children with special needs. The Club has also donated to the Chambers County Meals on Wheels.

For more information contact W.C.C.P.C. at P.O. Box 1032, Mont Belvieu, TX 77580, Email wccpilotclub@gmail.com or to purchase tickets contact any West Chambers County Pilot Club member or call 832-597-0390.

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