Paul Phillips and Vanessa Tyler, the host and the producer of “What's Eating Harlem,” with Cordell Cleare (center) (160188)

Fifth Avenue’s Gran Piatta was the venue to be in Wednesday, Aug. 26. Cordell Cleare hosted the fundraising event, with supporters in her campaign for female district leader in the 70th Assembly District, Harlem. The entertainment-filled evening featured Craig Harris and local new artists, a silent auction of art from various local and international artists and refreshments.

Photos by Bill Moore