Confetti Cannons, Samba Dancers and Congo Lines Make This Young Professionals Party White HotBY Jane Rozelle // 06.14.16
What: The White Party benefitting Young Friends of Wilkinson Center
Where: Sixty Five Hundred event space
Who: Young Friends OJ DeSouza, Baylea Wood, Kay Weir, Vodi Cook, Chela Moros, Laura Reeder, Lauren Mason, Meredith Diers, Kristen Johnson, Chrystie Trimmell, Laura Ailshire, Brittani Carter-Durant, Adrienne and Chris O’Connor, Helen O’Connor, Billie Jean Hart, Jordan Dunnington, Brittany Borrego, Kendall Angula, Charlie Korrel, Alex Rossi, Jillian Edwards, Claire and Chris Kuprycz, Tina Amin, Mackenzie Brittingham, and Arielle Mandell
PC Moment: Samba dancers weaved their way through the crowd, forming congo lines here and there as Young Friends of Wilkinson Center turned up in celebration of the nonprofit’s largest fund-raising fête, the White Party. The event space was transformed into the tropics of Miami Beach with an oasis-themed bash, thanks to power players at GRO Designs and Code Blue Sound and Entertainment who welcomed the boisterous crowd with a kaleidoscopic wonder upon arrival. Party shoes were on as revelers danced to beats from DJ Souljah and went crazy over the confetti canyons going off throughout the night’s festivities.