SAGAPONACK-JUNE 19: The GREEN GALA
To Benefit Group For The East End
on Saturday, June 19, 2010 at The Wolffer Estate Vineyard
, Sagaponack, New York.
This year’s Green Gala
, designed by April Milliken Trigg
, highlighted the local produce, products and production of the East End through a farm-to-table approach with the farmers, growers and chefs who utilized and promote our fabulous East End bounty. Local celebrity chefs James Carpenter, Tom Schaudel, Michael Ross
and Brian Fishman
created a three-course dinner featuring phenomenal food from the farms and waters of the East End paired with wines from Wölffer. Our exciting array of green-focused auction items
, including an African Eco-Safari for two courtesy of Uncharted Outposts
, encouraged guests to give green to go green and support the best of our local lifestyle. Honorary Master of Ceremonies:Felicia Taylor CO-CHAIRS:
Gabrielle & Louis Bacon; Alec Baldwin
; Katherine Leahy Birch & W. Marco Birch; Carolyn & Greg Hoogkamp; Cynthia & Daniel Lufkin; Deni & Bill McChesney; Susan & Louis Meisel
; Jackie & Peter Schellbach; Nicole Miller
and Kim Taipale
; Mary & Ken Walker
GENERATION GREEN CHAIRS:
Anna & Ari Meisel; Summer Rayne Oakes
Benefit Committee included:
Zack Bacon, Edie and Michael Coles, Ann Colley, Angelica and Alexander Compagno, Elizabeth Strong de Cuevas, Sandy and Chip Cunningham, Penelope Moore and Kimber Eaton, Leslie Feldman, Kerry and Michael Gaynor, Pam and Bob Goergen, Susan Goldstein, Mary Rodgers and Henry Guettel, Jennifer Mabley and Austin Handler, Rolf Heitmeyer, Joan and George Hornig, Jennifer and Robert James, Nicole LaBarbera and David Kelley, Hallie and Larry Nath, Tatiana and Campion Platt, Kathleen Tait and Tony Rosenthal, Laraine and Peter Rothenberg, Anne Forward and Anthony Schlesinger, Alexandra Champalimaud and Bruce Schnitzer, Frances Schultz, Harvey Schwartz, Erin and Thaddeus Wiesehahn, Donna Winston Dessert and Dancing with Henry Haid and The Only In America Band.
Event Coverage 2005-2014: 2014 (Album1):Group for the East End’s 2014 Benefit - 'Here Comes The Sun'
| 2014 (Album2):Group for the East End’s 2014 Benefit - 'Here Comes The Sun'
| 2013:Group for the East End’s 2013 Benefit - 'Dive Into Summer'
| 2012:Group for the East End’s 40th Anniversary Benefit + Auction
| 2011: Barefoot Under the Stars to benefit Group for the East End
| 2010: THE GREEN GALA To Benefit Group For The East End
| 2009: EcoFabulous in the East End: Annual Summer Benefit for The Group for the East End
| 2008: SUMMER SOLISTICE! Benefiting GROUP FOR THE EAST END
| 2007: THE GROUP FOR THE EAST END 35th Anniversary Gala
| 2006: GROUP FOR THE SOUTH FORK "Towns & Villages Benefit Dinner Dance
| 2005: The Group For the South Fork Benefit at Wolffer Estate Vineyard
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