V.I.D. 53rd Annual Gala

V.I.D. Annual Gala will be held on Thursday, May 6, 2010.
Time and Place: Thursday, May 6, 2010, 6 p.m.
The Woolworth building, 233 Broadway – entrance on
Barclay Street. Handicapp Accessible.
Honorees will be:
Sanctuary Coalition – Rev. Donna Schaper, Judson Church
Manhattan Borough President – Scott Stringer
David Rothenberg – founder of The Fortune Society
Food and drinks: Open bar and hors d’oeuvres

V.I.D. 2010 ELECTIONS RESULTS

2010 V.I.D. Roster of Officers and Exec Members:
V.I.D. election meeting on December 10, 2009 re-elected
William Stricklin – President
Jonathan Geballe – Vice Pres.
Lorne Gottesman – Vice Pres.
Tim McNerney – Vice Pres.
On January 14, 2010 the following V.I.D. officers were re-elected:
Kathy Jacobson – Treasurer
Celia Wu – Recording Secretary
Annette Zaner – Corresponding Secretary

The following were elected to the V.I.D. Exec Committee:
Frieda Bradlow
Yvonne Sherwell
John Bredin
Teresa Hommel
Ellen Peterson-Lewis
Sharon Woolums
Harold Stelter
Eli Hausknecht
Cormac Flynn
Mary Ann Carlese
Jim Fouratt
Georgina Christ
Connie Ress
Patrick Mahon
Katherine Wolpe

HEALTH CARE REFORM RALLY

VID will be meeting at 12:30pm in front of Starbucks at Union Square East on Saturday, August 29. For questions or to RSVP call William at 917-371-9580.

Together, We Walk. United, We Stand.
HEALTH CARE REFORM, WE DEMAND
Saturday, August 29, 2009
TIMES SQUARE – NEW YORK CITY

Hosted by NYCforChange in partnership with Organizing for America, Health Care for America NOW, and more than 75 grassroots and organizations representing local communities, Obama supporters, women, immigrants, health care worker unions, physicians, faiths, and many more!

Itinerary: The event will kick off with Unity Walks starting from locations throughout the city and converging in Times Square with a gathering of supporters for a call to action, series of speakers, music, and more.
11am – 1pm- Walks Start (VID to meet in front of Starbucks at 12:30pm, Union Square East);
1:30pm – Walk End in Times Square.
2pm to 3pm – United We Stand gathering of supporters at 42ND and 7TH Ave. (Rain or Shine)