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Casita Maria celebrates its 2011 Casita Fiesta
11/24/2011 - By New York, NY

Casita Maria celebrates its 2011 Casita Fiesta
Photos by Annie Watt@Society-Photos.com

Robert Verdi, Mario Buatta

Casita Maria celebrated its 2011 Casita Fiesta! 2011 a week ago Tuesday night in the Grand Ballroom of the Plaza. They honored Robero Cavall, Julio Larraz, Luis Ubinas, and Tiqui Atencio.

Fiesta! Dinner Chairs were Jacqueline Weld Drake, Aileen Mehle, and H.R.H. Prince Dimitri of Yugoslavia.

Casita Maria's mission is to empower youth and their families by creating a culture of learning through high quality social, cultural, and educational opportunities. Casita Maria's goals are to provide youth with the tools they need to achieve academically, empower youth to become artists and creative problem solvers, and provide the organization's families with opportunities to explore their community, the visual, and performing arts. The organization's current programs are focused on arts and education, and they include a wide range of in-school and after-school programs, a community referral center, and special summer camps and internships.

Photos by Annie Watt@Society-Photos.com

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