Thursday, June 16, 2011…The
Police Athletic League (PAL) is holding its 39th
Annual Superstar Dinner to honor
John A. Catsimatidis,
Chairman & CEO of Red Apple Group. A member of PAL’s Board
of Directors since 1984, Mr. Catsimatidis has been a
significant benefactor and major force in creating new
funding opportunities for PAL, so that New York City’s children have every chance for
a happy and productive life. The event, held at The Pierre,
2 East 61st Street, begins with a cocktail
reception at 6:30 p.m. followed by dinner at 7:30 p.m. and
will be emceed by “NBC Nightly News” anchor Brian Williams.
The Dinner Chair is James M.
Orphanides with Joseph J. Grano, Jr. as Honorary Chair and
Donald J. Trump and Maurice R. Greenberg as Vice Chairs.
Special guests include PAL Chairman Robert M. Morgenthau,
PAL Vice Chairman Robert J. McGuire, PAL President John B.
Osborn and PAL Honorary President and Police Commissioner
Raymond W. Kelly. Proceeds will support PAL’s year-round
programs in academics, athletics and the arts that serve
47,000 children a year. Benefit tables range from $12,500
to $100,000. Individual benefit tickets are $1,250.
Journal ads are also available. For more information, call
(212) 477-9450 ext. 310 or visit