2012 Honoree Jack Friedman. The RDRC honored Jack Friedman, Julia Blair and Rhonda Bair at its 26th Annual Awards Gala. The successful fundraiser netted a $360,000 contribution from the Walker-Thomas Fund.
2012 Honoree Julia Blair.
Gregory Hopkins, executor of the Walker- Thomas Fund with Rachel Forde, RDRC director of operations, pictured in back- ground.
2012 Honoree Rhonda Bair
Pictured l to r – Rachel Forde (RDRC), Kevin Pruitt, Doris Pruitt, Selwyn Karp (representing the Walker-Thomas Fund), Queens Borough President Helen Marshall, Gregory Hopkins, Assemblywoman Michele Titus, Valerie West and Kevin Alexander.
The Gala was attended by a number of Youth Council members with tickets donated by the Williams Company and Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.