Saturday, March 3, 2007, 7 PM, Cipriani, 42nd Street
, New York City. The New York Junior League's 55th Annual Winter Ball,"South Seas"
, sponsored by Bonhams Auctioneers & Appraisers
and Mikimoto (America) Ltd.
marks 106 years of community service and honors seven outstanding volunteers. Honored at this years event were NYJL Outstanding Sustainers: Mary Jane Brock
& Christina R Davis
| NYJL Outstanding Volunteers: Soo Won Hwang Abrams
, Elizabeth V. Finan
, Marilyn Holstein
, Maria Falck Reina
and An Renee Trotter
. Winter Ball Committee Co-Chairs:
Marion McElroy and Nikki Brown. Winter Ball Committee Vice Chairs:
Vice Chair of Fundraising--Sheryl Tierney | Co Vice Chairs of Silent Auction--Tracy Glass & Kate McRae | Vice Chair of the Ball--Victoria Rideout
| Vice Chair of Communications--Laurin Howell | Vice Chair of Raffle--Jennifer Drag. Kate Snow
, the co-anchor of ABC News weekend edition of "Good Morning America"
, served as Mistress of Ceremonies and Patrick Meade, Senior Vice President of Business Development for Bonhams Auctioneers & Appraisers
served as auctioneer for the live auction. Today’s New York Junior League honorees and volunteers continue a great tradition. In 1901, Mary Harriman
organized a group of dedicated young women who gave their time, talent and energy to ensure that New York City would be a better place to live. Their vision became the first Junior League – The Junior League of the City of New York
. The accomplishments of this year’s Outstanding Sustainers and Outstanding Volunteers
illustrates the diverse activates undertaken by the New York Junior League
in the 106 years since their founding. PHOTO CREDIT: ©Manhattan Society.com 2007 by Gregory Partanio
with secondary assistance of Christopher London |tel:718.614.7740 |e-mail: PrinceGregory@manhattansociety.com