Honorable Eric K. Shinseki, Secretary of Veterans Affairs, will Present Award to Gala Honoree Kenneth Fisher and Family at the MHA-NYC Gala on 6/6

 The Mental Health Association of New York City (MHA-NYC) is pleased to announce that the Honorable Eric K. Shinseki, Secretary of Veterans Affairs, will attend our annual benefit gala on June 6th at Cipriani 42nd Street. Secretary Shinseki will present the award to our gala honoree Kenneth Fisher and family, of Fisher Brothers and will speak about the important…

Culture Project Gala for Opening of Newly Named Lynn Redgrave Theater on 6/3

Culture Project is set to hold a commemorative gala and naming ceremony for its newly christened Lynn Redgrave Theater (formerly known as 45 Bleecker Street) on Monday June 3 at Stage 48 in honor of the late Ms. Redgrave.   Vanessa Redgrave, Liam Neeson and Ms. Redgrave’s three children Annabel Clark, Ben Clark and Pema Clark serve as Honorary Chairs of the Gala, at…

The Spirit of Helen Keller Gala Gala on 5/22

The Spirit of Helen Keller Gala commemorates the work of Helen Keller International.  Inspired by the spirit and determination of their founder, Helen Keller. The Annual Gala celebrates the generous support of those who have joined with HKI to address malnutrition and blindness around the world. The event benefits our cost-effective sight and life-saving programs in 13…

Recap: Vintage Magazine Launch Party

When walking down the streets of New York you may have noticed more women donning styles of the past. Tight curls, red lips, high-heeled loafers–these are all clues of a 1940s fashionista. This emerging trend to reinvent the Lucille Ball look is gaining popularity so in effort to bring together a community of these aspiring…

National Academy’s 2013 Spring Gala Honors Christo on 5/16

The National Academy will be hosting their 2013 Spring Gala on May 16th. The National Academy is a community of artists, students, museum-goers, and supporters of the arts. Since 1825, the National Academy Museum, School, and association of esteemed artists and architects—National Academicians—have been united in the common goal of bringing art to all through…

Wine Enthusiast Magazine’s Red & White Bash

On Thursday, May 9th, Wine Enthusiast Magazine is celebrating its 25th anniversary and hosting  “The Red and White Bash” at NYC’s Hudson Hotel. According to event producers, this libation-infused affair will bring to life “La Belle Époque and old Paris in a resplendent carnival setting.” Featuring some of the best wines in the world, a…

Vintage NYC Magazine Launches Modern, Vintage-Inspired Content to Showcase Fashion Trends, Charities in the Big Apple

Just following the buzz of New York City Fashion Week, fashion fanatics continue celebrating at the launch of New York’s hottest new magazine –Vintage New York City. On April 13, 2013, models, guests and celebrities will be joining together in celebration of all things vintage and charitable. A portion of the proceeds from the launch…

THE FORTUNE SOCIETY HOSTS “A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM” THIRD ANNUAL SPRING SOIREE

  Honoring Acclaimed Documentary Filmmaker Eugene Jarecki for his Commitment to Helping Formerly Incarcerated Individuals Rebuild Their Lives    On Thursday, May 16th at the Bowery Hotel in Manhattan, hundreds of young philanthropists will come together for The Fortune Society’s, “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” Third Annual Spring Soiree, supporting life-changing programs and services for men…

DIFFA’S DINING BY DESIGN

Each spring in New York, the non-profit Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS (DIFFA) presents its annual DINING BY DESIGN, an impressive display of cuisine, creativity, and glamour. Presented in conjunction with this week’s Architectural Digest Home Design Show at Pier 94, the event showcases spectacular tabletop installations from some of the world’s design elite. Past…

“The Rise of Congo: Empowering Through Education” Fundraiser Held at Asellina in NYC

Noëlla Coursaris Musunka, founder and CEO of the Georges Malaika Foundation (GMF), hosts their 2nd annual The Rise of Congo: Empowering Through Education” New York Reception celebrating Congolese culture, fashion and music on Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at Asellina, in the Gansevoort Hotel. The event will be hosted by comedian Eddie Kadi and will feature an exclusive performance by the legendary Lokua…

NBC’s Natalie Morales to Host 12th Annual Women Who Care Luncheon benefitting United Cerebral Palsy of NYC

Loreen Arbus, Founder & Chair of Women Who Care and Edward R. Matthews, CEO of United Cerebral Palsy of New York City, announced at her Women Who Care Kickoff Party that Natalie Morales, News Anchor and Co-Host of the third hour of NBC’s TODAY Show, will host the12th Annual Women Who Care Luncheon. The luncheon, to be held Monday, May 6th, at…