Awardee: Damaris Lewis, Project Sunshine Ambassador Award
Hundreds of Project Sunshine friends and supporters celebrate the 12th Annual Project Sunshine Benefit, “Heart of Gold,” an evening of inspiration to benefit children and families facing medical challenges. The night will include celebrity appearances on the Project Sunshine “Yellow Carpet,” cocktail hour, dinner, auction, musical performances and much more.
Honorary Committee: Khaliah Ali * Burt Bacharach * Kelly Bensimon * Dellin Betances * Abigail Breslin * Emilio Delgado * David Diehl * Maurice DuBois * Helen Ficalora * Brett Gardner * Kathy Greenberg * Magee Hickey * Constance Jablonksi * Julie and Billy Macklowe * Sonia Manzano * Alexandria Morgan * Alan Muraoka * Wendi Murdoch * Roscoe Orman * Bar Refaeli * Kara Ross * C.C. Sabathia * Matthew Settle * Nancy Spielberg * R. L. Stine * Diana Taylor * Lillian Vernon * Dionne Warwick * Sharon Washington * Jane and Stuart Weitzman
Emcees: Cat Greenleaf, WNBC * David Ushery, WNBC
Auctioneer: C. Hugh Hildesley, Executive Vice President, Sotheby’s The Americas
Featured Musical Performance: Estelle
DATE: Tuesday, April 28, 2015
TIME: 6:30 p.m. / Cocktail Reception
7:30 p.m. / Dinner
LOCATION: Waldorf Astoria
301 Park Avenue
TICKETS: $1,000 / Individual Benefit Ticket
$10,000 – $75,000 / Benefit Tables
Call Lisa Stamm (212) 354-8035 ext. 204 for tickets and information
Project Sunshine is a nonprofit organization that empowers a dynamic and dedicated corps of over 15,000 volunteers to bring programming – recreational (arts), educational (tutoring and mentoring) and social service (HIV and nutritional counseling) – to over 100,000 children facing medical challenges and their families in 175 major cities across the United States and in four international locations: Canada, China, Israel and Kenya. Project Sunshine is dedicated to bringing a ray of hope to these hospitalized children. Project Sunshine Week is a week dedicated to raising awareness and support for the organization through a series of events and programs. For more information and ways you can get involved, visit www.projectsunshine.org. Check out Project Sunshine on Twitter @ProjectSunshine, Facebook www.facebook.com/ProjectSunshineUSA and Instagram @ProjectSunshine.