Around The Town

Ali Forney Center Benefit

Christine Quinn, Sandra Bernhard
Rufus Wainwright, Greg Siciliano

On October 5th, the Ali Forney Center honored NYC Council Speaker Christine Quinn and Council Member Lewis A. Fidler for their work in bringing much needed resources to homeless LGBT youth. The celebratory event, “A Place At The Table” featured food tastings from NYC chefs, a presentation from Mayor Bloomberg, a spectacular live auction and a live performance by Rufus Wainwright with MC Justin Bond.

Christine Quinn, Sandra Bernhard
Rufus Wainwright, Greg Siciliano

On October 5th, the Ali Forney Center honored NYC Council Speaker Christine Quinn and Council Member Lewis A. Fidler for their work in bringing much needed resources to homeless LGBT youth. The celebratory event, “A Place At The Table” featured food tastings from NYC chefs, a presentation from Mayor Bloomberg, a spectacular live auction and a live performance by Rufus Wainwright with MC Justin Bond.

 By: Isa Goldberg
Photography: Nanette Shaw

Brandon Ruckadashel
Isaiaha Bratlett, Arielle Marks
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