Fifteen year old Nikita and his mother Svetlana attend the Glen Cove Rotary Club Luncheon at Page One Restaurant in Glen Cove. Executive Director Michael Yurieff spoke about the work of Russian Gift of Life, USA in helping children with heart defects. He also interpreted during a question and answer session with the members of the club.
Gift of Life Board and Glen Cove Rotary member, Tony Messineo, presented Nikita with a New York Giants sweatshirt. Nikita had watched the Giants win the Super Bowl on Sunday as was very excited to receive this souvenir of his trip to America.