Photo Coverage: Friars Club Hosts Holiday Party for NYC Underprivileged Children

The Sunshine Committee of the Friars Club hosted a Holiday Party and special film screening of Sony Pictures Animation's "Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2" at the Ziegfeld Theater in New York City. For over twenty-five years, the Friars Club Sunshine Committee, which is funded through an annual holiday raffle held at the club, has been providing entertainment, companionship and tons of love to senior citizens, musicians, comedians or performance artists to brighten up the residents of nursing homes, or providing clowns, magicians and entertainment for disadvantaged children in group homes, the Sunshine Committee is dedicated to enhancing each and every life they touch. Friars members who handed out gifts to the children after the movie were, Former Mayor David Dinkens, Former New York Ranger Rod Gilbert, NY Yankee Broadcaster Michael Kay, Former NY Knick Cal Ramsey, Pix News Marvin Scott, Pix News Jodi Applegate, and Boxing Champ Michael Spinks.

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Photo Coverage: Friars Club Hosts Holiday Party for NYC Underprivileged Children
Michael Spinks, Boxing Champion & Cal Ramsey, NY Knicks

Photo Coverage: Friars Club Hosts Holiday Party for NYC Underprivileged Children
Michael Spinks, Santa, Cal Ramsey

Photo Coverage: Friars Club Hosts Holiday Party for NYC Underprivileged Children
Michael Spinks

Photo Coverage: Friars Club Hosts Holiday Party for NYC Underprivileged Children
Rod Gilbert, NY Rangers

Photo Coverage: Friars Club Hosts Holiday Party for NYC Underprivileged Children
Michael Kay, NY Yankees Broadcaster, Rod Gilbert, Michael Spinks

Photo Coverage: Friars Club Hosts Holiday Party for NYC Underprivileged Children
Friars

Photo Coverage: Friars Club Hosts Holiday Party for NYC Underprivileged Children
Michael Caputo & Marvin Scott

Photo Coverage: Friars Club Hosts Holiday Party for NYC Underprivileged Children
Ziegfeld Theater

Photo Coverage: Friars Club Hosts Holiday Party for NYC Underprivileged Children
Friars

Photo Coverage: Friars Club Hosts Holiday Party for NYC Underprivileged Children
Michael Kay, Marvin Scott, Jodi Applegate

Photo Coverage: Friars Club Hosts Holiday Party for NYC Underprivileged Children
Friar Marvin Scott & Friar Mayor David Dinkins

Photo Coverage: Friars Club Hosts Holiday Party for NYC Underprivileged Children
Jodi Applegate, Rod Gilbert, Santa, David Dinkins, Cal Ramsey, Michael Spinks, Michael Kay

Photo Coverage: Friars Club Hosts Holiday Party for NYC Underprivileged Children
Gifts for All

Photo Coverage: Friars Club Hosts Holiday Party for NYC Underprivileged Children
Ziegfeld Theater

Photo Coverage: Friars Club Hosts Holiday Party for NYC Underprivileged Children

Photo Coverage: Friars Club Hosts Holiday Party for NYC Underprivileged Children
Ziegfeld Theater

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Stephen Sorokoff Stephen's life seems to have always revolved around a camera and a piano. He studied at Manhattan School of Music and performed in the "Borsht Belt" during college vacations, where in the true DIRTY DANCING tradition he met his wife Eda. Stephen was a Board Member of the First All Children's Theater and his wife, a classical pianist, is a Board Member of Barrington Stage Co. In between he made time to be CEO of a multi national machinery company and President of a domestic Textile Mfg. Co. In retirement, he now takes pictures of his 5 grandchildren and various other performers.