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…

Recap: The 3rd Annual Elly Awards Luncheon Benefitting The Educational Fund of the Women’s Forum

The Women’s Forum of New York  hosted The 3rd Annual Elly Awards Luncheon benefitting The Education Fund of the Women’s Forum last week at The Plaza Hotel in New York City. The awards, named for Women’s Forum founder Elinor “Elly” Guggenheimer, were presented to outstanding women leadersMaria Cuomo Cole, advocate, activist, filmmaker and Chair of HELP USA, and Pat Mitchell, President and…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Recap: The 2nd Annual NY Reception Supporting Georges Malaika Foundation

On a pre-Spring evening in NYC, guests flocked to the Gansevoort Park Hotel’s Restaurant Asellina to celebrate the 2nd annual New York Reception celebrating Congolese Culture, Fashion and Music.   When catching up briefly with Noëlla Coursaris Musunka, Founder & CEO of the Georges Malaika Foundation (GMF) before the event, she excitedly explained that she couldn’t believe the turnout and how…

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…