Dallas, TX, July 09, 2008 --(PR.com
)-- Patrick Boyce
, Chief Financial Officer of Dallas, TX based Highland Capital Management, L.P., continued his support this year for Campus Crusade for Christ’s high school ministry Student Venture. For the past five years, Patrick Boyce has been an annual contributor to Student Venture.
“Student Venture does a tremendous job of providing resources that help lead kids in a positive direction, spiritually and otherwise,” explained Boyce. “I have been excited to assist their efforts, and look forward to continuing doing so in the future.”
Patrick Boyce has provided undisclosed amounts of financial assistance to Student Venture. A portion of these donations has gone to support the ministry’s ongoing programs and operating expenses. In addition, Boyce’s donations have been used to sponsor international mission trips for high school- and college-aged students. The trips allow members of Student Venture to travel overseas and perform activities such as speaking in schools and teaching “English camps.”
“Student Venture is greatly appreciative of Mr. Boyce’s contributions,” said Scott Bartelt, one of the personal ministry coaches in Student Venture's Coaching Center. “The positive impact that we are able to have in the lives of so many young people would not be possible without the generosity of people like Patrick Boyce.”
Student Venture has been a ministry of Campus Crusade For Christ since 1966. Based in Orlando, Florida, it has over 100 affiliates in the United State. Student Venture is also a contributing member of the Campus Alliance and National Network of Youth Ministries.
Campus Crusade for Christ was founded in 1951 on the campus of UCLA. Its ministry extends to 191 countries worldwide and has over 25,000 staff members.
Patrick Boyce currently serves as the Chief Financial Officer of Highland Capital Management L.P. He completed his undergraduate studies at Baylor University and earned an MBA in Finance and Accounting from the University of Chicago’s Graduate School of Business.
Highland Capital Management, L.P. is an SEC-registered investment adviser specializing in alternative fixed income investment strategies. The firm employs over 250 professionals and has offices in London, New York, and Dallas. James Dondero and Mark Okada founded the company in 1993.