RAA Fundraiser Draws Hundreds To The Beach Club The Rockaway Artists Alliance held its annual fundraiser at the Beach Club last weekend, drawing hundreds of politicians, artists and community activists. Pictured, Mary and Dan Mundy at the dinner. All photos by Denis Macrae.
The Gateway Person Of The Year Award went to Rita Mullaly (center), the new superintendent of Gateway National Park, flanked by Marina Callaghan and Mullaly’s daughter, Chris.
Mary and Sean Kelly cut a rug on the dance floor.
Local artist Esther Grillo received an award for her work on the bus stops on Shore Front Parkway from Marina Callaghan and Geoff Rawling.
Tim Tubridy and organization president Geoff Rawling clown around.
Assemblywo man Audrey Pheffer speaks to the crowd as Rawling looks on.
Marina Callaghan and Geoff Rawling.
City Councilman Joe Addabbo receives an award from Geoff Rawling.
Christy Macrae and Geoff Rawling dance.
The RAA’s Teacher Of The Year Award went to Nancy Cusak.