Fashion Alert: Warby Parker’s NEW Winter Collection

Winter’s best diversions—doubling up on thermals, watching your breath steam up the window, scribbling through a Sunday crossword puzzle—deserve a proper pair of glasses to bring them into focus. Warby Parker’s new Winter Collection is rustic meets modern: six new shapes in five new colors, including two custom two-toned acetates, in addition to some of our most…

ASPCA Young Friends Benefit on 10/17

The ASPCA (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) is having their annual Young Friends Benefit on Thursday, October 17 at 7:30 pm.  The event inspires young professionals to make a difference in the lives of animals through social, educational and philanthropic activities. The benefit is taking place at the Frank Gehry-designed The IAC HQ (555 West 18th Street, NYC). It’s…

Fortune Society Honors Bloomberg, Features Dutton

Earlier this week, NY Social Status was honored to be present for The Fortune Society’s annual fall benefit and presentation of The David Rothenberg Achievement Award to New York mayor, Michael Bloomberg. Surrounded by well-dressed New Yorkers with glasses of wine and fistfuls of cheese, The Fortune Society presented a shining example of what their…

The Fortune Society’s Fall Benefit on 10/2 Presents Bloomberg with Award

The Fortune Society, one of the nation’s most respected nonprofit organizations offering services to formerly incarcerated men and women, will host its 2013 Annual Fall Benefit on October 2, 2013 at 6:00 p.m. at the Tribeca Rooftop in Manhattan.  The event will support a vast array of support services that help Fortune’s clients successfully re-enter their communities after serving time in prisons and…

The 11th Annual Work Life Matters Gala to Honor Top Companies for LGBT Equality on 10/24

The 11th Annual Work Life Matters Gala will be held on October 24, 2013 at Club 101 located at 101 Park Avenue in New York City. This will be the third consecutive year that the magazine will specifically honor top companies for implementing and supporting LGBT equality programs and practices throughout their organizations. Past honorees include: Alcoa, BASF Corporation, Credit…

Lily Tomlin to Host the 2013 Women’s Media Awards

Lily Tomlin will host The 2013 Women’s Media Awards this year.  Jane Fonda, Robin Morgan and Gloria Steinem, Co-Founders of the Women’s Media Center, made the announcement. This celebration will be held on October 8th at 583 Park Avenue in New York City.  Tables and tickets can be purchased now.  The Women’s Media Awards honors game-changers for women in media annually on this special night. By deciding who gets to…

12TH Annual UCP of NYC Golf Tournament & Dinner

The 12th Annual UCP of NYC Golf Tournament and Dinner will be held on Monday, July 22, 2013 at Brae Burn Country Club and Century Country Clubs in Purchase, NY. The annual tournament attracts 200 golfers from the tri-state area for a fun day of golf and entertainment in support of the vital programs of…

Gracie Cavnar’s “Eat it! Food Adventures with Marco Polo”

Gracie Cavnar, recently released her first book, Eat it! Food Adventures with Marco Polo, a children’s cookbook meets adventure tale, and it’s been picking up all kinds of awards. The book attracts young readers to the fun of cooking and eating more fruits and veggies through an adventure story. Gracie Cavnar’s book follows Ottavio Fornero, a pint-sized member of…

Young Philanthropists Raise More Than $100,000 at the Fortune Society’s Third Annual Spring Soiree

Hundreds of young philanthropists converged on the Bowery Hotel for a fabulously chic fundraiser that raised awareness and more than $100,000 to support for The Fortune Society, one of the nation’s most respected nonprofit organizations offering services to formerly incarcerated men and women.  The Third Annual “Spring Soiree,” hosted by The Fortune Society’s Junior Committee and Co-Chaired…

Red Shirt Entertainment’s Remembrance Project

  Red Shirt Entertainment focuses on discovering new voices in the industry and performing plays that touch upon culture and human interest. All events are performed by actors of diverse and cultural backgrounds to emphasize the impact that these events in history have on all walks of life. The Remembrance Project The Remembrance Project features three…