Jefferson Siegel

The Puerto Rican Bar Association hosted its 56th Annual Scholarship Fund Gala on May 9 at the Hilton New York. On hand for the event, from left, are Rafael Toro, Goya Foods; Felix Matos Rodriguez, president, Hostos College; Bronx Surrogate Nelida Malave-Gonzalez; Elena Goldberg Velazquez, the bar group’s president; Milagros O’Toole, board member, Acacia Network; Justice Sallie Manzanet-Daniels of the Appellate Division, First Department; Brooklyn Surrogate Margarita Lopez Torres; and Raul Russi, CEO, Acacia Network.