Hudson Terrace Goes Back To Basics At Annual Kageno Gala

by Chiara Atik · October 27, 2009

[All photos by BILLY FARRELL for PMc]. Kageno Worldwide, a children's outreach program, held its annual "Back To Basics" event at Hudson Terrace, which included a dinner, live auction, and after party with DJ Cassidy.

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Kageno, which means "A place of hope" in Kenyan, is dedicated to building community centers that provide access to clean water, food, and sanitation in areas of extreme poverty. The charity is a special favorite of Meryl Streep. Among attendees of young philanthropist was Lillian Vernon...she of the monogrammed EVERYTHING.

Alina Goncalves, Stephanie von Watzdorf, Priscilla Zoullas, Alexis Zoullas, Cynthia Clift Danielle Levine, Frank Andolino      Samira Nasr, Tracee Ellis Ross

David Hochberg, Vincent Martinelli, Luigi Messana, Liz Stern

Lillian Vernon                                   Liz Stern, Mary Ellen Nitti

Marco Maccioni, Francine LeFrak, Rick Friedberg, Sabrina Wender

Tommie Lathuras, Jack Levin, Heidi Schuster, John Helfst