The Sprague Award – named for Charles Cameron Sprague, the first President of UT Southwestern Medical Center and former President and CEO of Southwestern Medical Foundation – is our highest community distinction. It was created in 1991 to recognize outstanding philanthropists who have provided significant support to advance health care through contributions of time, leadership and resources.

A Tribute to Hoblitzelle Foundation: Winner of The Sprague Award for 2017

The Sprague Award for 2017 We’d like to thank our sponsors for their generous support:

Legacy Sponsor Miss Lyda Hill Anonymous

Barnraiser Sponsor The David B. Miller Family Foundation Phyllis and Paul Seegers Carolyn and Jere Thompson Jr.

Friend Sponsor  Della and Robert Best Jennifer and John Eagle Lori and David Haley Locke Lord/Stuart Bumpas Nancy Cain Marcus Ray Nixon Gay and Bill Solomon Lisa and Mac Tichenor

Community Sponsor Vin and Caren Prothro Foundation Andrew Lawrence Mike A. Myers Foundation Peter Kraus Luther King Capital Management Bank of America / US Trust Stephen Sands / Rosewood Foundation Jan and Fred Hegi Sandra and Henry Estess​ Arlene and John Dayton​

The Sprague Award winners We are grateful for their outstanding leadership and support

2017 Hoblitzelle Foundation
2013 Linda W. Hart and Milledge A. Hart III Terry and Robert B. Rowling
2012 Ute Schwartz Haberecht and Dr. Rolf R. Haberecht Lyda Hill
2011 Mary McDermott Cook Vester T. Hughes Robert W. Korba
2009 Nancy Dedman Rachael and Robert H. Dedman Patty Dedman Nail
2007 Madeleine and T. Boone Pickens
2006 Nancy Ann and Ray L. Hunt Sammye and Mike A. Myers Sammye and Mike A. Myers
2005 Sydney and J. L. Huffines Laura and John L. (Jack) Roach
2004 Gay F. and William T. Solomon
2003 Jerry Farrington F. B. Pete Goldman
2002 H. R. “Bum” Bright Earl A. Forsythe Jean and Tom Walter Jr.
2001 Caren H. and Vincent Prothro Jean and Bob Smith, MD
2000 The Honorable and Mrs. William P. Clements Jr.
1999 Adelyn and Edmund Hoffman
1998 Nancy G. Brinker
1997 Margot and Ross Perot
1996 Julia T. and Louis A. Beecherl Jr. Nancy B. Hamon Sarah M. and Charles E. Seay Charles C. Sprague, MD
1995 Ruth Collins Sharp Altshuler Joe M. Dealey Annette and Harold C. Simmons
1994 Paul M. Bass Jr. Jess Hay Donald Zale
1993 Cecil H. Green J. Erik Jonsson George L. MacGregor Mrs. Eugene McDermott Edith and Peter O’Donnell Jr. Ralph B. Rogers
1991 James W. Aston