Excelsior Youth Center honors Susan Kiely as ‘Triumphant Woman’
By Glory Weisberg
The Triumphant Faces gala for the Excelsior Youth Center keeps growing every year and that pace picked up Feb. 22 for this year’s benefit as confirmed when guests were asked to raise their hands if this was their first Excelsior gala and at least 100 people raised their hands. More than 500 people were there, using the entire massive Hyatt Convention Center grand ballroom with a dance floor and stage for the Pointer Sisters whose concert rocked the rafters.
We call that a success and bow to the leadership of Lois Paul, Megan Fearnow and Kasia Iwaniczko MacLeod who lead the effort.
Honoring Susan Kiely as the newest Triumphant Woman was