Emcee Angelina De Dios and her mother, Theresa De Dios
Eugene Clark-Herrera, Jill Cowan, CH James, Justine Kentla, Khari Stephenson, Kamela Peart, Gary Hall, Sonya Clark Herrera
Melissa Girvan, Ned Topham, Jr, and Rachel Menell
Helen Hilton Raiser, Cheryl Hurd, and JaMel Perkins
Ned Topham, Ned Topham Jr.
Jill Cowan, Dori Caminong, Paula Collins, Supervisor Matt Haney, Sonya Clark Herrera
Khari Stephenson, Charles Collins, Dori Caminong, and Carlos Sanvee
Sonya Clark-Herrera, Cameron Ruby, Caryl Welborn
Keynote speaker Secretary Genereal World YMCA Alliance Carlos Sanvee, Angelina De Dios, Charles Collins
Charles Collins, Paula Collins, Caryl Welborn, Cameron Ruby, Lindsay Joost
YMCA of San Francisco’s Y For Youth Gala. The annual Y for Youth benefit took place on Friday, March 8 at the Four Seasons Hotel in San Francisco. This event took on a global focus with special guest Carlos Madjri Sanvee, the Secretary General of the Worldwide Alliance of YMCAs. This year’s event was a gala dinner highlighting many ways the worldwide Y movement engages and empowers youth to lead change both globally and locally in their communities.
The special evening was emceed by YMCA Model UN Program Participant, 12-year-old Angelina De Dios, and included inspirational words by Chuck Collins, President and CEO of the YMCA of San Francisco, youth performances, a spirited fund-a-need and more.
Photography: Erin Conger