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CDF New York's 20th Annual Beat the Odds® Awards Ceremony

December 6, 2010

Guastavino’s,
409 E. 59th Street,
New York City


 

 

CDF New York's 20th Annual Beat the Odds Awards Ceremony

December 6, 2010

The Children’s Defense Fund (CDF) will celebrate the 20th anniversary of our Beat the Odds program on December 6, 2010 at Guastavino’s located at 409 E. 59th Street in New York City from 6:00 to 9:30 p.m. CDF’s New York Office will award five high school seniors who have overcome tremendous adversity, demonstrated academic excellence and have given back to their communities. Honorary Co-Chairs include Stephanie March & Bobby Flay, Mariska Hargatay & Peter Hermann, LaTanya Richardson Jackson & Samuel L. Jackson, Malaak Compton-Rock & Chris Rock and Jessica & Jerry Seinfeld. CDF will also salute Marian Wright Edelman and Geoffrey Canada for their long standing commitment to children who have beaten the odds as well as some of the past recipients of CDF’s Beat the Odds program. We will also honor the Stephanopoulos family (George, Alexandra, Elliot and Harper) for their years of support of this incredible program.

If you are interested in attending, please contact Dwight Johnson Desighn at (212) 889-4694.