Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano, along with his wife Linda, attended a benefit for the Safe Center of Long Island. The theme of the evening was “Dancin’ For Kids Showcase” and featured dance enthusiasts vying for 1st prize in a competition. The winning couple seen here are Michelle Oquendo of North Babylon and her partner Jerry Algozer of Port Washington. Both dancers study and practice at the Arthur Murray Dance Studio in Plainview.
From left are Cynthia G. Scott Executive Director of the Safe Center; Linda Managano; County Executive Edward Mangano; First Place winners Michelle Oquendo and Jerry Algozer; and Sandra Oliva Executive Director of the Safe Center.
The Safe Center LI is a creation of two former non-profit agencies that serve the victims of domestic violence, child abuse, rape and sexual assault. The Safe Center LI offers a broad spectrum of services and they maintain a 24-hour hotline at (516) 542-0404.