Elenian Club fundraiser benefits Angels’ Place _lowres

Photo provided by Elenian Club -- Proceeds from the Elenian Club fundraiser at the New Orleans Fair Grounds went to Angels’ Place. In the front row, from left, are Donna Jean Webb, Faith Peperone, Judy Reese, Joan Holub, winning jockey Brian Hernandez Jr., Maria Compagno, club President Marion Montalbano, Carol Schrio, Carole Duplantis and trainer Michelle Lovell. In the second row are Angels’ Place director Mark Firmin, June Kitchen and Lisa Ingraham.

Proceeds from the Elenian Club fundraiser in the Black Gold Room at the New Orleans Fairgrounds will be donated to Angels’ Place, which serves families with children diagnosed with life-threatening illnesses, including cancer.

The fourth race was dedicated to the Elenian Club for Angels’ Place.

Elenian Club members and guests met in the Winner’s Circle to cheer on No. 6, Delusional KK, ridden by jockey Brian Hernandez Jr.