Photographs by Seitu Oronde
The 23rd Annual Black Tie & Sneakers Gala of the Arthur Ashe Institute for Urban Health (AAIUH), had their event where they were joined by renowned guests representing sports, philanthropy, business, entertainment, and medicine to celebrate the legacy of tennis champion and humanitarian Arthur Ashe.
Honorees included: Mary T. Bassett, MD | Commissioner – NYC Department of Mental Health & Hygiene, Kathy Hirata Chin, Esquire | Senior Counsel, Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft, LLP, Robert Gore, MD | ER Physician -SUNY Downstate Department of Emergency Medicine and Soledad O’ Brien | Award-winning journalist, speaker & author. The Co-Hosts included Cheryl Wills | Author | Anchor NY1 News and David Ushery | Anchor, NBC 4 New York.
With an incredible lists of guests.