New York City, June 14, 2007. The cool summer evening turned
hot-hot-hot at the Cabanas at the Maritime Hotel as co-chairs
Tatiana Papanicolaou and Nick Papanicolaou, Bobby Leidy and
Daria de Koning welcomed partygoers to Volunteers of America's
seventh annual junior committee party, Samba et Soleil.
Over 400 guests enjoyed dancing under the stars to DJ Stylus'
Latin beat and the exciting Brazilian Samba dancers. Those
seen under the stars included: Nicole Hanley, John Royall,
Brian Frank, Chris Lentz, Annabelle , Vartanian, Elizabeth
Saint-Amand, James Frank, John de Neufville, George and Anne
Baker, Christina Bennison, Tony Alexandre, Caroline Cummings,
Howard Cushing, Miguel Forbes, Page Leidy, Tony Frank,
Elizabeth Meigher, Lara Meiland-Shaw, Olympia Shields,
Elizabeth Pyne, Teddy Schiff,
and Chessy Wilson.
Proceeds from Samba et Soleil benefit Volunteers of America's
efforts to combat homelessness and provide crucial services
for people in need.