SOME RECENT EVENTS:


REPORTERS COMMITTEE FOR FREEDOM OF THE PRESS – 2017 FIRST AMENDMENT AWARDS DINNER – Honoring Martin Baron, The Washington Post; Kathleen Carroll, The Associated Press; Paul Steiger, ProPublica; The Media & First Amendment Practice of Davis Wright Tremaine LLP. The Pierre – May 23, 2017.
Raised $1.9 Million

CROHN’S & COLITIS FOUNDATION OF AMERICA – 24th ANNUAL WOMEN OF DISTINCTION LUNCHEON Honoring Marilyn B. Chinitz, Esq., Blank Rome LLP. New York Hilton Midtown – April 20, 2017.
Raised $1.86 Million

CITIZENS COMMITTEE FOR NEW YORK CITY – NEW YORKER FOR NEW YORK GALA Honoring Tom Israel, Ingleside Investors; Rockaway Youth Task Force; Henry Cornell, Cornell Capital LLC. Special Guest – Al Roker, NBC’s Today Show. Gotham Hall – March 6, 2017.
Raised $1.3 Million

GABRIELLE’S ANGEL FOUNDATION – ANGEL BALL – Honoring Heloise Pratt, The Pratt Foundation; Dr. Carl H. June, University of Pennsylvania and Robert Kardashian, In Memoriam. Co-Chairs: Camilla Olsson, Ofira Sandberg and Lorraine Schwartz. Cipriani Wall Street – November 21, 2016.
Raised $3.32 Million

NATIONAL URBAN LEAGUE – 60th ANNIVERSARY EQUAL OPPORTUNITY DINNER – Honoring Stephen S. Rasmussen, Chief Executive Officer, Nationwide. Gala Chair: David P. Abney, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, United Parcel Service, Inc. Co-Hosted by Gayle King, CBS This Morning.
New York Marriott Marquis – November 17, 2016.
Raised $1.6 Million

PRO BONO PARTNERSHIP – 2016 PRO BONO PARTNERSHIP GALA – Honoring Pfizer, Inc; Prudential Financial, Inc.; United Technologies Corporation; Hogan Lovells US LLP; and Steven M. Edwards, Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP. Cipriani 42nd Street - October 18, 2016.
Raised $1.4 Million

THE NASCAR FOUNDATION HONORS GALA – Honoring Mark Lazarus, NBS Sports, Dr. Howard B. Ginsburg, NYU Langone Medical Center and announcing the Betty Jane France Humanitarian Award Finalists. New York Marriott Marquis – September 27, 2016.
Raised $1.6 Million

SOME PAST EVENTS:

RUSH PHILANTHROPIC ARTS FOUNDATION – 17th ANNUAL ART FOR LIFE – Honoring Frank Cooper, Chief Marketing & Chief Creative Officer, BuzzFeed; James Cruz, President, Bad Boy Management & Strategic Alliances; Suzannne de Passe, Co-Chair, de Passe Jones Entertainment; Star Jones, Attorney, Advocate, Television Personality & Producer; Debra L. Lee, Chairman & CEO, BET Networks; Soledad O’Brien, Journalist & CEO, Starfish Media Group; Alex Waislitz, Founder & Chairman, Thorney Investment Group Australia & Waislitz Family Foundation. Hosted by Gayle King, CBS This Morning. Fairview Farm, Bridgehampton – July 16, 2016.
Raised $1.5 Million

BROOKLYN BOTANIC GARDEN – ANNUAL SPRING GALA – Honoring Toshiko Akiyoshi, International Jazz Pianist and Composer. Brooklyn Botanic Garden – June 7, 2016.
Raised almost $1 million

REPORTERS COMMITTEE FOR FREEDOM OF THE PRESS – 2016 FIRST AMENDMENT AWARDS DINNER – Honoring Eve Burton & The Office of General Counsel, Hearst Corporation; Alberto Ibargüen & Eric Newton, John S. and James L. Knight Foundation; and Tom Brokaw of NBC News. Hosted by Lester Holt, NBC News. The Pierre – May 17, 2016
Raised $1 million

CROHN’S & COLITIS FOUNDATION OF AMERICA – 23rd ANNUAL WOMEN OF DISTINCTION LUNCHEON – Honoring Nancy Brown, Philanthropist & CCFA Board Member; Judith Hannan, Author; Peter H. Rubin, M.D.; Andrew Gn, Fashion Designer. Waldorf=Astoria – April 13, 2016
Raised over $1.8 million

NATIONAL URBAN LEAGUE – 59th ANNUAL EQUAL OPPORTUNITY DINNER – Honoring Governor Andrew M. Cuomo, State Farm and Toyota. Gala Chair: David Steward, Founder & Chairman, World Wide Technology, Inc. New York Marriott Marquis – November 19, 2015.
Raised $1.6 million

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S MEDIA FOUNDATION – 2015 COURAGE IN JOURNALISM AWARDS LUNCHEON – Honoring three international journalists and Linda Deutsch, Former Special Correspondent Trial Reporter, Associated Press and Abigail E. Disney, Filmmaker, Philanthropist & Activist. Co-Hosted by Cynthia McFadden, NBC News and Norah O’Donnell, CBS News. Cipriani 42nd Street – October 21, 2015.
Raised over $770,000

GABRIELLE’S ANGEL FOUNDATION – ANGEL BALL – Honoring Amy & Brian France, Chairman and CEO, NASCAR / Founders, The Luke and Meadow Foundation, Mary Kitchen & Jon Orszag, Co-Founder, Compass Lexecon, Co-Directors, The Orszag Foundation and Heidi Klum. Cipriani Wall Street – October 19, 2015. Raised over $3.5 million

PRO BONO PARTNERSHIP – 2015 PRO BONO PARTNERSHIP GALA – Honoring David L. Cohen, Senior Executive Vice President, Comcast Corporation and Weil, Gotshal & Manges, LLP. Dinner Chairs: David L. Caplan, Partner, Davis Polk & Wardell LLP and Barry M. Wolf, Executive Partner, Weil, Gotshal & Manges, LLP. Cipriani 42nd Street – October 14, 2015.
Raised $1.6 million

RUSH PHILANTHROPIC ARTS FOUNDATION – 16th ANNUAL ART FOR LIFE – Honoring Dave Chappelle. Event Chairs: Michelle Gadsden-Williams, David & Jamal Williams, Kimberley Hatchett, Marc J. Leder, Rhonda R. Mims, Camilla Olsson & Josue Sejour, The Sejour Group. Featured Artist: Wangechi Mutu. Hosted by Soledad O’Brien. Performance by Bell Biv Devoe. Fairview Farm, Bridgehampton – July 18, 2015.
Raised $1.4 million

BROOKLYN BOTANIC GARDEN – ANNUAL SPRING GALA – Celebrating the new Discovery Garden. Special Toast to Discovery Champions: Charles and Irene Hamm and The Marquard Family. Co-Chairs: John Kim & Jodi Della Femina Kim and Lloyd & Cassandra Metz. Vice Chairs: Justin & Emily Lungstrum and Ryan O’Connell & Rachel Rothman – June 2, 2015.
Raised $1 million

CROHN’S & COLITIS FOUNDATION OF AMERICA – 22nd ANNUAL WOMEN OF DISTINCTION LUNCHEON – Honoring Eliza Bolen, Executive Vice President, Oscar de la Renta, Cyma Zarghami, President, Nickelodeon Group & Lara Englebardt Metz, Lara Metz Nutrition. Waldorf=Astoria – April 23, 2015.
Raised over $1.8 million

HENRY STREET SETTLEMENT – 2015 GALA DINNER DANCE – Honoring Michael Steinberg, Ennead Architects & Marissa Sackler, Founder, Beespace. Dinner Chairs: Natalia Gottret Echavarria, Kalliope Karella, Teddy Liouliakis, Angela Marini, Anna Pinheiro, Pilar Crespi Robert, Lesley Schulhof & Barbara von Bismarck. The Plaza Hotel – April 14, 2015.
Raised $820,000

NATIONAL URBAN LEAGUE – 58th ANNUAL EQUAL OPPORTUNITY DINNER – Honoring Don Thompson, President and CEO, McDonald’s Corporation & Valerie Simpson. Gala Chair Michael F. Neidorff, Chairman, President, and CEO, Centene Corporation. New York Marriott Marquis – November 12, 2014.
Raised $2.1 million

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S MEDIA FOUNDATION - 25 YEARS OF COURAGE IN JOURNALISM AWARDS LUNCHEON - Honoring Alexandra Trower, Executive Vice President, Global Communications & The Estee Lauder Companies, Inc. Co-Hosted by: Christiane Amanpour, ABC News/CNN & Cynthia McFadden, NBC News. Cipriani 42nd Street - October 22, 2014.
Raised over $1 million

GABRIELLE’S ANGEL FOUNDATION FOR CANCER RESEARCH - THE ANGEL BALL - Honoring His Excellency Yousef Al Otaiba and Mrs. Abeer Al Otaiba, Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates, Jho Low, Chief Executive Officer, Jynwel Capital Limited & Nile Rodgers, Producer and Composer. Cipriani Wall Street - October 20, 2014.
Raised over $2.8 million

PRO-BONO PARTNERSHIP - 2014 GALA - Honoring David Boies, Chairman, Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP and Thomas A. Russo, Executive Vice President & General Counsel, AIG. Dinner Chairs: Peter D. Hancock, Chief Executive Officer, AIG Property Casualty and Jonathan D. Schiller, Managing Partner, Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP. Cipriani 42nd Street - October 15, 2014.
Raised $1.4 million

BROOKLYN BOTANIC GARDEN - SPRING GALA - Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the Children’s Garden. Honoring Carol & Joseph Reich. Co-Chairs: Bevin Cline, Jennifer Eisenstadt & Kathryn Mattis. Brooklyn Botanic Garden - May 29, 2014.
Raised $1.2 million

CROHN’S & COLITIS FOUNDATION OF AMERICA – 21st ANNUAL WOMEN OF DISTINCTION LUNCHEON - Honoring Robbyn E. Sockolow, M.D., Director of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical College. The Waldorf=Astoria - May 1, 2014.
Raised $1.9 million

HENRY STREET SETTLEMENT - 2014 GALA DINNER DANCE - Honoring Stephen & Amandine Freidheim, Fir Tree Partners and Alexis Stoudemire, President of the Amar’e and Alexis Stoudemire Foundation. The Plaza – April 8, 2014.
Raised over $1.1 million

GABRIELLE’S ANGEL FOUNDATION FOR CANCER RESEARCH - THE ANGEL BALL - Honoring Simon de Pury, Chairman, de Pury de Pury, Fay Duncan, President, Fight Cancer Foundation, Australia and Clay B. Siegall, Ph.D., Co-Founder, President and CEO, Seattle Genetics. Dinner Chairs: Hugh Jackman and Deborra-lee Furness. Performances by Usher and Pharrell Williams. Cipriani Wall Street - October 29, 2013.
Raised $3.1 million

HEBREW HOME AT RIVERDALE - 96TH ANNUAL DINNER - Honoring Jenny and John Paulson, President, Paulson & Co., Inc. Waldorf=Astoria - November 10, 2013.
Raised $2.2 million

PRO-BONO PARTNERSHIP - 2013 GALA - Honoring Larry Thompson, EVP, Government Affairs, PepsiCo and H. Rodgin Cohen, Senior Chairman, Sullivan & Cromwell. Dinner Chairs: Indra Nooyi, Chairman & CEO, PepsiCo and Stephen M. Cutler, EVP and General Counsel, JPMorgan Chase & Co. Cipriani 42nd Street - October 16, 2013.
Raised $1.7 million

TEMPLE EMANU-EL - RABBI DAVID M. POSNER CELEBRATION OF 40 YEARS OF DEVOTED SERVICE - The Mandarin Oriental - April 17, 2013.
Raised $1.2 million

CROHN’S & COLITIS FOUNDATION OF AMERICA – 20th ANNUAL WOMEN OF DISTINCTION LUNCHEON - Honoring Michelle Swarzman, Philanthropist & CCFA Board Member. The Waldorf=Astoria - April 23, 2013.
Raised $1.8 million

RUSH PHILANTHROPIC ARTS FOUNDATION- 14th ANNUAL ART FOR LIFE BENEFIT - Honoring filmmaker and philanthropist, Tyler Perry, author, Walter Mosley, Anne Pasternak, Creative Time and Bill Englebardt & Bill Johnson, Demarest Films. Fairview Farms, Bridgehampton - July 27, 2013.
Raised $1.5 million

AMERICAN MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY - 20th ANNUAL CORPORATE DINNER - Honoring Samuel J. Palmisano, Chairman of the Board, IBM Corporation. American Museum of Natural History - May 8, 2012.
Raised $1.1 million

NEW YORK WOMEN’S FOUNDATION - CELEBRATING WOMEN BREAKFAST - 25th Anniversary Celebration. Honoring Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Ai-Jen Poo, Director, National Domestic Workers Alliance and Merble Reagon, Executive Director, Women’s Center for Education and Career Advancement. New York Marriott Marquis - May 10, 2012.
Raised $2.6 million

RUSH PHILANTHROPIC ARTS FOUNDATION - 13THANNUAL ART FOR LIFE EAST HAMPTON BENEFIT - Honoring Marc J. Leder, Co-CEO, Sun Capital Partners, Inc. – Russell Simmons’ East Hampton Estate - July 28, 2012.
Raised $2.1 million

PRO-BONO PARTNERSHIP - 15th ANNIVERSARY GALA - Honoring Brackett B. Denniston, III, Sr. Vice President & General Counsel, GE and Brad S. Karp, Chairman, Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison LLP. Dinner Chairs: Jeffrey R. Immelt, Chairman & CEO, GE and Stephen M. Cutler, Executive Vice President & General Counsel, JPMorgan Chase & Co. Cipriani 42nd Street - October 17, 2012.
Raised $1.5 million

GABRIELLE’S ANGEL FOUNDATION FOR CANCER RESEARCH - THE ANGEL BALL - Honoring Bonnie Pfeifer Evans, Trustee, the Charles Evans Foundation and Lester & Sue Smith – Founders, The Lester & Sue Smith Foundation. Performances by Natalie Cole and Smokey Robinson. Cipriani Wall Street - October 22, 2012.
Raised $3.7 million

HEBREW HOME AT RIVERDALE - 95TH ANNUAL DINNER - Honoring Ronald O. Perelman, Chairman and CEO, MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings Inc. Dinner Chairs: Maurice R. Greenberg, Chairman & CEO, C.V. Starr & Company, Inc. and Sanford I. Weill, Chairman Emeritus, Citigroup Inc. Waldorf=Astoria - November 11, 2012.
Raised $1.7 million

SILVER HILL HOSPITAL - 2012 GALA - Honoring Neil Sedaka and Silver Hill Hospital Board of Director Ward F. Cleary. Honorary Chairs: Michael Cominotto and Dennis Basso. Performance by Neil Sedaka. Cipriani 42nd Street - November 28, 2012.
Raised $1 million

HENRY STREET SETTLEMENT - 2012 GALA DINNER DANCE - Honoring Adriana Cisneros, Vice Chairman & Director of Strategy, The Cisneros Group of Companies and Michael Tiedemann, Chief Investment Officer, Tiedemann Wealth Management. Gotham Hall - April 3, 2012.
Raised $1 million

AMERICAN FRIENDS OF SHEBA MEDICAL CENTER - ANNUAL GALA - Honoring Yitzhak Tshuva and Peter Yarrow. The Plaza – December 12, 2011.
Raised $1 million

GABRIELLE’S ANGEL FOUNDATION FOR CANCER RESEARCH - THE ANGEL BALL- Honoring Naomi Campbell, Romero Britto, Vladislav Doronin and Dr. Khalid Bin Jabor Al-Thani. Cipriani Wall Street - October 17, 2011.
Raised $3.4 million

OVARIAN CANCER RESEARCH FUND - L’ORÉAL LEGENDS GALA - Honoring Sally & Michael Gordon, Kelly Ripa and Joseph Campinell. American Museum of Natural History - November 2, 2011.
Raised $2.3 million

VEUVE CLICQUOT POLO CLASSIC - Charity Luncheon and Polo Match - To benefit Urban Zen. Co Hosts Vanessa Kay, President, Veuve Clicquot USA, Nacho Figueras and Delfina Blaquier, Marc Jacobs and Donna Karan. Governors Island - June 5, 2011.
Raised $1.1 million

NEW YORK WOMEN’S FOUNDATION - CELEBRATING WOMEN BREAKFAST – Honoring Jennifer Buffett, President, NoVo Foundation, Maria Hinojosa, Anchor & Managing Editor, NPR’s Latino USA, and Faith Ringgold, Painter, Sculptor, Human Rights Activist and Author. New York Hilton, 2,300 guests - May 12, 2011.
Raised $1.7 million