Last night, at the luxurious Cipriani on 42nd street, Silver Hill Hospital held their fourth annual Gala event featuring cocktails, dinner, dancing, and a live auction.
Drinks flowed as the night began with a vibrant cocktail hour- guests mingled amongst each other while feasting on an assortment of delights from a display of shrimp pasta, roasted asparagus, insalata caprese salad, and passed hor d'oeuvres.
Harlem Haberdashery is a boutique located on Lenox Ave that offers "custom-made apparel...creating looks for celebrities, recording artists and sports stars for over 20 years". Haberdashery was voted "One of the best places to shop in Harlem" by Racked.com.
Their 2013 Masquerade Ball is taking place on Saturday, December 7, at The Harlem Stage Gatehouse , located at 150 Convent Avenue at W. 135th Street New York, NY 10031, from 7 pm to 12 am
The New York Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NYSPCC) will be hosting their annual wine dinner on Tuesday, November 19th. The event will be taking place at The Metropolitan Club in New York City where guests will enjoy a meal prepared by Chef Jonathan Waxman of Baruto. The cocktail party starts at 6:00 pm with dinner at 7:30 pm, followed by the the auction at 9:00 pm. The proceeds from the benefit will go to the NYSPCC's Trauma Recovery Program. It's fantastic that people can get together for a great cause. If you're attending the benefit dinner make sure to wear your finest evening apparel!
Live 4 the Give, a new New York City non-profit, is hopefully going to start a trend. Their innovative concert concept is a great way to bring your favorite artists together for an amazing cause! The Live 4 the Give upcoming concert, powered by social media and featuring Ne-Yo, Jennifer Husdon, and Sheryl Crow, will not sell tickets in a traditional sense. Fans who text "L4TG" to 41444 will be entered to win two tickets! For just a $20 pledged donation, you can be entered to receive two preferred seats to the December 2nd event at Carnegie Hall, as well as two Live 4 the Give song downloads from current artists and a digitally signed official event photo. Most importantly, all proceeds from these donations go to support local charities that help disadvantaged youth and families in need including Youth I.N.C, The Compound Foundation, and Win. Proceeds also go to Carnegie Hall's Musical Connections program.
Cyndi Lauper, the pop idol that once led a conga line through the streets of NYC, is set to perform at the Silver Hill Hospital Gala. The fourth Fall event will take place at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City on Wednesday, November 20th 2013. This year’s Gala will honor longtime supporter and Board Director, Peter Busch Orthwein, and his wife, Beverly, and CNBC anchor, Lawrence Kudlow.
The Impact Network is an organization that brings tools for learning in the classroom to rural parts of Africa. They have created the eSchool 360, which gives teachers daily lessons provided through a tablet and a projector. So far Impact Network has reached 10 schools and over 1,700 students with plans of expanding internationally.
Wall Street Rocks is an organization that helps support our troops and veteren charities. Charities that help the military and first responders in our nation. At this years battle of the bands, the proceeds will go to the Wounded Warrior Project, ReserveAid, and Operation Finally Home, which provides wounded and disabled veterans and the widows of the fallen with mortgage-free housing across the country. Over the last two years, Wall Street Rocks has raised over $350,000 for our troops and veterans.
Tonight, Friday November 15, Craig Carton ( from WFAN's Boomer & Carton) will be hosting an Ping Pong tournament to help raise money and awareness for Tourettes Syndrome and Camp Carton.
Camp Carton is a camp fully funded by the Tic Toc Stop Foundation and is specifically designed for children with Tourettes. The camp tuition is paid for entirely by the foundation and gives children the opportunity to fight against their condition together.
Craig Carton is a radio show host, along with Boomer Esiason. Carton,as well as two of his children, has Tourette's Syndrome. Cartons goal is to rase enough money for a possible cure that was once thought to only be a dream. With enough funding, clinical trials could start as soon as Summer 2014!
The VH1 Save The Music Foundation is proud to announce that Britney Spears will headline the 2014 Ambassador class which is also includes Taye Diggs, Jason Derulo, Hunter Hayes, Gloria Reuben, Diane Birch and Cher Lloyd.
Pop princess Britney Spears will now be apart of Save The Music's dedicated group of celebrities that strive to raise awareness about keeping music in our schools.
"I am so proud to be a VH1 Save The Music Foundation Ambassador," said Britney Spears. "Music has always been a big role in my life and as a mother I can't imagine my children growing up without it,"
With the holiday season upon us, the spirt of giving is in the air, and what better way to give this year than to donate to a good cause.