Support 60 more years of health and wellness in East Harlem!
MONDAY EVENING, MAY 20, 2019
10 Desbrosses Street, New York City
6:30 PM COCKTAIL RECEPTION AND SILENT AUCTION
7:30PM DINNER, LIVE AUCTION, AND AWARD CEREMONY
LIFETIME SPIRIT AWARD
Richard J. Bonforte, MD, FAAP
LSA Board Member, 1976–present; LSA Board Chair, 1989–1998
Barbara Brenner, DrPH, MSW
LSA Board Member 1997–present
COMMUNITY SPIRIT AWARD
Violinist, Music Educator and Founder of Opus 118 Harlem School of Music
Featured in the Oscar-nominated documentary Small Wonders, and portrayed by Meryl Streep in Music of the Heart
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About the invitation
The artwork used for this year’s invitation is Sábado en la Ciento Diez (Saturday on 110th Street) (1996) © Manuel Vega, NYCT 110th Street Station, commissioned by Metropolitan Transportation Authority Arts & Design.
Manny Vega is a painter, illustrator, printmaker, muralist, mosaicist, and set and costume designer. His public art projects and mosaics have created a special artistic presence in the streets of East Harlem. Sábado en la Ciento Diez, a series of four murals, can be seen on the platforms of the East Harlem subway station at 110th Street.