Oct 23, 2012.
The versatile cook book author/actress/ TV host, Padma Lakshmi, hosted the 11th Annual Dream Halloween NY gala. The ex- model looked sexy dressed in a urban-witch's costume with blue hair and eye catching jewelery. Pop sensation Cody Simpson gave a smashing performance singing some of the songs that rocketed him to stardom. Notables who attended the event included John Demsey, Alicia Minshew, Porschla Kidd, Fatima Ptacek, Cody Simpson.
According to the event’s website, “The 11th Annual Dream Halloween will bring New York City’s families together to experience an incredible Halloween event in support of children and families affected by HIV/AIDS in Africa and India.” The event will honor Joe Cristina, the founder of Children Affected by AIDS Foundation (CAAF) and now a member of the KCA Board of Directors. All proceeds will go to Keep a Child Alive(KCA), a charity organization founded by Alicia Keyes and targeted at helping kids affected with AIDS.