It was an all-hands at 7 a.m. sharp for the pre-Thanksgiving Dr. Theodore Atlas Foundation annual turkey giveaway event at Atlas Foundation headquarters in West Brighton.
The Dr. Theodore A. Atlas Foundation distributed turkeys to organizations serving the less fortunate with support from the Office of the Borough President. The turkeys were distributed on Nov. 19 at its Cary Avenue headquarters in West Brighton.
The Dr. Theodore A. Atlas Foundation Dinner — or just simply, the Teddy Dinner — celebrated its 20th anniversary Thursday night at the Hilton Garden Inn in Bloomfield. Among the celebrities were event linchpins such as boxing’s Gerry Cooney and football’s Bruce Harper, two of several guests who seemingly have been there from the start.
Former boxers Earnie Shavers and Gerry Cooney and Teddy Atlas share their thoughts about the Dr. Theodore A. Atlas Foundation and its 20th Annual Teddy Dinner held at the Hilton Garden Inn.