All Photos by Hanan Ohayon and Cinthya Santos Briones

Harvest Ball centerpieces & table numbers- floral Pumpkins

The ballroom stands alone…for now

The Ballroom set and ready to go

Harvest Ball MC, WABC’s Lauren Glassberg, starting the program

Event goer, Michelle Lin, and friend pose for a TFC photo

Staff volunteers, Naomi Gofine and Vivian Presley, available to talk about TFC work

Board member, Nyala Ward Spellman

Event goers during cocktail hour

Attendee, Pastor Craig Gaddy, reading about the impact TFC has on the NYC community

Event goers posing for the camera

Event goer enjoying cocktail hour

Ladies waiting to check their coats

Supporter, Alex Chacon, checking in

Honoree Dr. Ruggiero greeting one of his friends and supporters

Jim Flynn (2nd from right) from honoree, the Deerfield Foundation, chatting with a friend

Development & Communications Director, Aileen Parker, talking to Board members, Joel Field and Nyala Ward Spellman

Event goers chatting while near the cocktail bar

Executive Director Ivy Gamble Cobb with Board Chair Shamoun Afram

Leadership Council (LC) members Mimi Narbonne (left) and Bonnie O’Callaghan (right) with friend

Event goers mingling during the cocktail hour

Housing Works serving some delicious appetizers during cocktail hour

Ivy Gamble Cobb with Jim Flynn from the Deerfield Foundation (Honoree) and Aren and Aliya LeeKong

LC member, Sarah Stone, (2nd from the left) and her friends and colleagues from Liquidnet, one of the companies sponsoring the event

Staff volunteers, Marya Gilborn, Laura Maxfield, and HopeRenee Wilson, welcoming guests at registration

Dr. Ruggiero colleague, Debri Allen, with one of Dr. Ruggiero’s supporter

Staff volunteers were on hand for questions and information about The Family Center

Lovely ladies and handsome gents enjoying the cocktail hour before the main dinner event

Honoree Dr. Joseph Ruggiero with Aileen Parker and Harvest Ball Co-Chair and LC member Bonnie O’Callaghan

Event goers enjoying the cocktail hour

Event goers during the cocktail hour

Event goer with Deputy Executive Director Jan Hudis

Event goers kicking off the dance party

Jan Hudis, connecting with former staff, Board members, and friends

Harvest Ball Co-Chairs Bonnie O’Callaghan (LC) and Kris Hopkins (Board) thank attendees, sponsors, and honorees

Friends from Dr. Ruggiero’s table having a discussion after dinner

Long time supporter and LC member, John Rothmeier with wife Kate

Former Executive Director Barbara Draimin with friend donating to the ask

Former Board member, Mark Boyer, with fellow event goers

LC member, Chris Lanza (center) with attendees

Bernadette Herward Davida accepts her Sustainer’s Award

Renata Hopkins and TFC staff volunteer, Patricia Rhodie

LC member Zeynep Imre watching during the auction

Naima Chisolm of BTQ Financials, an event sponsor, and friend

Making sure his donation is counted

Event goers smiling for the camera

Event goers engaged in honoree speeches

Dr. Ruggiero accepts his Advocate’s Award

Two founding women Jan Hudis and Barbara Dramin (center) with friends

Event goers pose for the camera before heading to the dance floor

Ivy Gamble Cobb with Board member Barbara Blakney

Event goers mingling after dinner

Attendees from MBL Benefits Consulting, an event sponsor

Staff member, Rosa Rodriguez, accepting a donation during the event

Long time TFC supporters

Always great to see friends

Event goers pose for a pre-dinner picture

Ivy Gamble Cobb speaking to honoree Bernadette and her guests

Jarrett Wolfe from sponsoring company, Smart Choice Communications (right), and Guest

Yves Ades of sponsoring company, Ades Integrated Health Strategies

Happy event goer from Liquidnet, an event sponsor

LC members stand to receive thanks from Board Chair, Shamoun Afram

Barbara Draimin (center) with friends

Supporters for honoree Dr. Ruggiero

Event goers awaiting dinner

Long time supporter, Abby Caedo

Event goers mingling before taking their seats

Staff volunteer, Marianne Bencosme, retrieving a donation from Board member, Kris Hopkins and his wife Renata

Staff volunteer, Caroline Bersak, completing a donation by Board member, Joel Field

Event goers raising their paddles to donate

Staff volunteer, Laura Maxfield, taking a donation from Board Chair, Shamoun Afram

Auctioneer, CK Swett, leading the Ask

The colleagues of Liquidnet (an event sponsorship) came to give their support

LC members, Chris Lanza and Lane Roney, chatting before heading to the dance floor

Ivy Gamble Cobb taking a quick “fan” break before returning to the dance floor

Couple having a quick spin on their way to the dance floor

Board Chair Shamoun Afram closing the program and starting the party

DJ URE keeping people on the dance floor

Fun on the dance floor

More dancing

Dance! Dance! Dance!

Cozy up with a warm drink on us.

Harvest Ball goody bags