Always Bet on Youth

Benefit helps fund shelter and counseling for area youth

On May 4, at the Crystal Tea Room, Valley Youth House hosted its 7th Annual “Always Bet on Youth” casino night to benefit homeless and foster youth in Pennsylvania. VYH honored Christopher Heard as their 2017 Young Achiever, Harold Epps as their 2017 Individual Achiever and FS Investments as their 2017 Corporate Achiever. Guests enjoyed a buffet dinner and casino games. Winnings were converted to raffle entries at the end of the night.























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1. William Melix, Harold Epps, and Joseph Johnson. 2. Kate Cohen, Fred Gigliotti, and Kelly Kutchinsky-Gigliotti. 3. Kevin Robinson and his nephew Colin Robinson. 4. Honoree, Christopher Heard and Christina Schoemaker. 5. Mike Dunne, R. Barrett Marshall, and Elvis. Photos by HughE Dillon.


Always Bet on Youth
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HughE Dillon Philly's Society Photographer; he's a columnist, television personality too. His photo work focuses on people, parties, celebrities and Philadelphia.  His photos have been published nationally and internationally. Including in People Mag, US Weekly and the Star Magazine. He has a twice weekly column in PhillyMag.com, writes everyday at PhillyChitChat.com, appears weekly on Fox 29's Good Day Philly and his photos appear in Liberty City Press every week.


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