The WNET Group Gala

The WNET Group’s 2021 gala celebrated our vital work in supporting educators, parents, and students, recognizing: John B. King Jr., former U.S Secretary of Education and President and CEO of The Education Trust; Laura Bilodeau Overdeck, Founder and President, Bedtime Math; New 42/Russell Granet, President & CEO; Tristate-area frontline educators and Verizon.
Matthew Whitaker, one of the FY22 ALL ARTS Artists-in-Residence, performed “My Favorite Things” at the event, in addition to students from the Frank Sinatra School of the Arts, as well as special appearances by Lin-Manuel Miranda, Rita Moreno, Hoda Kotb, and Cookie Monster!