Nearly 700 supporters were entertained at the Hyatt Regency Downtown on November 7, 2014 at the St. John Paul II Life Center’s Fourth Annual Benefit Dinner. Popular Austin author/blogger Jennifer Fulwiler emceed the program which also featured keynote speaker Teresa Tomeo and Catholic singing duo Greg & Lizzy. This year’s Dignity in Life Award recipients were Tom & Ann Bierschenk and Msgr. Louis Pavlicek who have been pro-life leaders in the Diocese of Austin for many years. The invocation was offered by Fr. Danny Garcia, Vicar General of the Diocese of Austin, and the benediction was given by Fr. Mark Hamlet, pastor of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.