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Annual Spirit of the City Awards
05/05/2010 - By New York, NY

Annual Spirit of the City Awards

Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and “Law & Order” Creator Dick Wolf were honored at the 31st Annual Spirit of the City Awards on Wednesday, May 5, 2010 at the Cathedral of Saint John the Divine.

The evening honored Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg for his outstanding civic and philanthropic leadership and spirit; and Dick Wolf, creator and executive producer of the “Law & Order” branded TV series, whose unparalleled creativity in the entertainment industry manifests the spirit of this city. “Law & Order” stars Sam Waterston and Linus Roache joined The Rt. Rev. Mark S. Sisk, The Very Rev. Dr. James A. Kowalski and approximately 200 others for the event, held inside the gothic Cathedral. CBS Early Show anchor Harry Smith served as emcee.

Proceeds from the benefit provided funds to the ongoing operation and maintenance of the Cathedral and its many community-based programs.

Photos by Helena Kubicka de Bragança

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