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Flash!: Annual Bishop's Dinner; Nellie Leadership Awards Gala

| Sunday, May 12, 2013, 9:00 p.m.
John Altdorfer
“BUONA SERA” Three Rivers Youth was giving “The Grand Tour of Italy” for guests of its Nellie Leadership Awards Gala, co-chaired by Dr. Margaret Larkins-Pettigrew and Dr. Chenits Pettigrew. Held on May 10 at the Carnegie Music Hall, the event not only put the spotlight on the plight of disadvantaged youth, but also recognized Esther Bush and Dr. Karen Wolk Feinstein for their dedication to the cause. A “Dancing Under the Italian Stars” showcase and runway show produced by Utopia capped off the evening. Seen here are Dr. Karen Wolk Feinstein, Dr. Margaret Larkins-Pettigrew, Dr. Chenits Pettigrew, TRY prexy Peggy Harris and Esther Bush.
John Altdorfer
“GUESS WHO’S COMING TO DINNER?” As if anyone would pass up an opportunity to enjoy dinner with Bishop David Zubik. Proving this point with exclamation-sized enthusiasm, more than 800 guests descended on the Westin on May 10 for the Annual Bishop’s Dinner for Catholic Charities. With a “Making Good Mornings and Better Days Possible” theme, the evening saw David Malone (left) accepting the Cardinal Donald W. Wuerl Flame of Hope Award. Co-chaired by Susie and Neal Shipley, the event also recognized Catherine Howe, Kathleen Ruppel, Kathy Slencak, Duquesne University, and St. Bernard Parish for making significant impacts on their fellow man.
Sidney Davis | Tribune-Review
WHO’S THAT LADY?: It was an afternoon all about the ladies on May 10, when the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America’s Western Pennsylvania/West Virginia Chapter hosted its Women of Distinction awards luncheon at the Fairmont. (From left) Mary Del Brady, Aradhna Malhotra Oliphant and Dorothy Pollon were the honorees, feted by more than 320 guests for achievements in business and community relations. The event was co-chaired by Debbie Moses and Roslyn Neiman and hosted by Jennifer Miele.

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