Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Bethany College Represented at New York Gala Honoring McCanns

William Kiefer ‘71, Executive Vice President and General Counsel and Sven de Jong ‘95, Vice President for Institutional Advancement, were honored to be guests of Reed Smith, with almost one thousand other attendees, at The Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York Gala Benefit in New York City.  Robert ’80 and Cindy McCann were presented with the Deus Caritas Est Award by His Eminence, Timothy Michael Cardinal Dolan, Archbishop of New York for their generous charitable work.  The evening raised a record $2.5 million in support of the 60 member agencies that Catholic Charities supports.  The event was emceed by Pat Battle, anchor/reporter NBC 4 New York along with a special performance by Megan Hilty who stars in NBC’s new series Smash.