Gilana's Fund was established in 2007 to honor the late Gilana Alpert. Since then, her brother David Alpert
has assembled a concert titled Living for Today
which benefits the organization. In this sixth annual show, LaChanze
, Alice Ripley
, Eric Anderson
, Vanessa Williams
, Tituss Burgess
and more performed songs that celebrate their "favorite things” at the Jan. 19 event at Joe’s Pub.