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Russian Gift of Life USA Honors Dr. Sean Levchuck

Michael Yurieff  | Published on 4/29/2011

The thirty-sixth annual Gift of Life Dinner Dance was held at Terrace on the Park in New York. Two hundred and forty guests were on hand to honor Dr. Sean Levchuck, Chairman of Pediatrics and Pediatric Cardiology at Saint Francis Hospital, John Capri, President and Chairman of Gift of Life, and Joseph Lentini, Director of Camp Anchor.

Russian Gift of Life USA presented Dr. Levchuk with a certificate of recognition and a hockey stick signed by NHL hockey player Alex Kovalev.

Russian Gift of Life Board Members and Friends Attend the 2011 Gift of Life Dinner Dance at Terrace on the Park in New York.

Executive Director Michael Yurieff presented Dr. Levchuck with a certificate of appreciation at the Gift of Life Dinner Dance at Terrace on the Park tonight.

In Grateful Recognition of Dr. Levchuck.

"On behalf of the Board of Directors, we gratefully acknowledge your exceptional compassion and generosity in providing the finest medical care to underprivileged children suffering from heart defects. These children come from far away and literally place their lives in your skilled hands. The responsibility is great, yet you meet this challenge with grace and humility. With their health restored, the children return home, ready to face challenges of their own. Russian Gift of Life honors you for the many children leading healthy lives today, their gratitude and ours is truly heartfelt."

President Alexander Hindenburg, M.D., Treasurer Valentina Kowalenko, and RGOL and GOL Board Member Wally Kowalenko were on hand to present flowers and give their warmest wishes to Angel Award recipients Dr. Levchuck, John and Sandra Capri.

Also at the Russian Gift of Life tables were Nina and Michael Batalin, Elena and Vitali Ivanoff, Antonina and Eugene Lupenko, Wally and Valentina Kowalenko, Alexander and Maria Hindenburg, Svetlana and Alexander Bout,  Olga and Alexander Floroff, Milena Kantor, Peter and Olga Tymus, Michael Yurieff, Peter and Kelly Tymus, and Ed and Linda Green.

For video footage of the event, please click here.

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