To meet, mingle, date and deal in the NY/Hamptons Social Scene
Time: October 27, 2011 from 7pm to 10:30pm
Location: Hiro Ballroom (Maritime Hotel)
Street: 88 Ninth Avenue
City/Town: New York City, NY 10011
Website or Map: http://www.artworksfoundation…
Event Type: fundraiser
Organized By: Katherine Kelly
Latest Activity: Oct 10, 2011
The evening features expertly framed one of a kind artwork by ArtWorks’ heroes: inspiring children who express themselves bravely despite their medical conditions. In addition to the artwork, live and silent auction items include a limited edition Millennium Bottle of Buffalo Whiskey, 2 VIP Tickets to the Bonaroo Festival, select pieces from the lia Sophia jewelry line, dinner for two with wine pairings at Fedora, Jeffrey’s or Joseph Leonard, complimentary spinning classes at the exclusive Soul Cycle, fashion forward clothing from Helmut Lang and Charlotte Ronson, and much more! Proceeds from the fundraiser will be used to fund ArtWorks programs.
Sponsors of the Art Auction Benefit to date include— Fedora, Helmut Lang, The Henry and Myrtle Hirsch Foundation, The Kaufthal Family, Jeffrey’s Grocery, Joseph Leonard, and The Russell Berrie Foundation.
Founded in 2002, ArtWorks is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing children and young adults suffering from chronic and life-threatening illnesses, and their siblings, access to creative and performing arts programs that encourage the use of the creative process as a vehicle for healing, communication, self-expression and personal development. ArtWorks seeks to empower, validate and honor these children by offering them the hands-on experience and materials with which to create, as well as the opportunity to publicly share their artistic accomplishments.