On behalf of the Houston Association of Panamanians, (HAP, Inc.) thank you , our many friends,
supporters, sponsors, Texas Panamanians, Caribbean Organizations, Caribbean Chamber of Commerce and Jamaican & Panamanian
Consulate offices for assisting us in making this event successful. Many of our guests, not only attended "Jammin
on the Bay 2016", but also assisted in selling tickets. Some guests traveled from long distances to support
this important fundraiser. We the HAP family, thank you from the bottom of our hearts. We will not forget your
kind generosity and hard work. Because of your overwhelming support, we can continue our work in providing assistance
to students via academic scholarships in their quest for higher education and skills development.
In addition we couldn't have been more pleased with the high level of professionalism and performance displayed
by our entertainers. Thank you Niche Manrique, Khiara Sherman, Keron Smith (DJ Smithy), Marlon Haynes (Texas Outlaw),
Fernando Alexander (DJ Felo), Herisa Stanislaus, Moida Grayson and Houston Madd Colors for giving no less than 100% of your
best. Finally, but definitely not least, thank you Cool Runnings Restaurant and Chef Terron Henry for the delicious
Caribbean culinary delight.
Thank you all and see you next year!
Karen J. Layne - Chairman, HAP, Inc.