Wilton residents Bill and Rose Krivoshik, far right, join their fellow chairmen at the 26th annual AmeriCares Airlift Benefit on Oct. 5, which raised $1.7 million for the disaster relief and global health organization’s aid programs worldwide. ABC News Anchor Bob Woodruff was the master of ceremonies and guests enjoyed a performance by Amanda Brown of the NBC show The Voice. The gala, held at Westchester County Airport, culminated with 90 guests departing on a chartered plane for a 24-hour whirlwind tour of the hospitals, clinics and homes for children AmeriCares supports in El Salvador. With the Krivoshiks are Paul and Patricia Kuehner of Ridgefield, left, and Bill and Marianne Buchanan of New Canaan.