Tamron Hall Honored At The 11th Annual Moving Families Forward Gala

Image for post
Image for post

The 11th Annual Moving Families Forward gala took place at the JW Marriott Essex House on Monday, October 23rd in New York City. Tamsen Fadal, eight-time Emmy-winning PIX 11 News Anchor, returned to host the evening for the fourth consecutive year. The event benefited the vital programs and ongoing services for children and families at the Ackerman Institute for the Family.

Image for post
Image for post

The Gala honored Tamron Hall, Award-Winning Journalist with the Ackerman Family Advocate Award; Luis Alberto Urrea, Poet, Novelist, and Essayist, with the Moving Families Forward Award; and GenSpring Family Offices, David J. Herritt, Managing Director Northeast Region, with the Ackerman Corporate Partner Award.

Image for post
Image for post

Other VIPs in attendance included: Lois Braverman, President & CEO, Ackerman Institute for the Family; Gale Arnot Brewer, the 27th and current Borough President of the New York City borough of Manhattan; Bill Ritter, Co-Anchor of WABC’s “Eyewitness News,” and Correspondent for ABC News’s “20/20;” Mike Woods, Meteorologist, FOX 5’s Good Day New York, and People Magazine’s “Sexiest Anchor Alive;” Steve Lacy, 5PM and 10PM weekday anchor at FOX 5 News; Gregory T. Rogers, Gala Co-Chair; Deborah Werner, Gala Co-Chair; Martha Fling, Honorary Co-Chair; Alice K. Netter, Honorary Co-Chair; Vicky Kahn, Gala Dinner Committee; Gisella Lemos, Gala Dinner Committee; Leslie Roberts, Gala Dinner Committee; Javier Gomez, Artist, Designer, Maison&Objet Ambassador of the Americas.

Image for post
Image for post

Featured in BVLGARI, FENDI Casa, People Magazine’s “Sexiest Artist Alive;” and Camilla Barungi, Principal, GreyFire Holding, founder, African Moringa and model of “Project Runway” fame.

Written by

Tony Bowles is one of the youngest sought out journalists in the media world. He focuses on lifestyle, travel, entertainment, food and more! Based out of NYC.

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store