Culinary bites from Food Network's Chef Ronaldo Linares
Comedy set by actress and comedianne Cristela Alonzo
-Cinthia(CUNY-John Jay College of Criminal Justice)
-Faith(Bryn Mawr College)
-Jose Antonio Vargas(Pulitzer Prize Winning Journalist)
Our 2017 Sponsors
We would like to extend our heartfelt thanks and appreciation to our 2017 Gala sponsors.Learn More About Becoming A 2017 Gala Sponsor
Meet the 2017 Gala Organizing Committee
Our 2017 organizing committee invites you to join us as we elevate the next generation of American leaders.
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Edgar Patrick Landas
Looking Back at Previous Gala Fundraiser
To date our annual galas have helped contribute to over $200,000 that we awarded in college scholarships from 2012-2016. Our 33 AEF Scholars are attending colleges across the United States including Princeton University, Skidmore University, CUNY, Hunter College, SUNY Farmingdale, Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education at CUNY, Hamilton College, and Ithaca College.