THE BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB’S 22ND ANNUAL CONGRESSIONAL DINNER
April 24 • J.W. Marrio
PHOTOS BY TONY POWELL
THE EVENT A powerhouse black-tie dinner which raised a recordbreaking
$1.9 million for the Boy & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington.
THE SCENE Twelve-time master of ceremonies Tim Russert, along with the
club’s CEO Will Gunn, honored Secretary of Homeland Security Michael
Chertoff and Rep. Kendrick Meek (and many more) for their outstanding
contributions to the Clubs. THE GUESTS Bristol-Myers Squibb CEO
James Cornelius, GlaxoSmith Kline CEO Christopher Vieblacher, Kuwaiti
Amb. Salem Al-Sabah and wife Rima, and Grace Bender.