NEW YORK-MAY 26: The Tenth Annual GENERATION ON "Art of Giving" Benefit
on Thursday, May 26, 2011 at 583 Park Avenue
, New York City, NY. GenerationOn
honored Brian Goldner
, President and CEO, Hasbro, Inc.
, Laurie M. Tisch, President, Laurie M. Tisch Illumination Fund
and Spike Lee
& Tonya Lewis Lee
. Hasbro, Inc.
and Laurie M. Tisch Illumination Fund
are two organizations that have been steadfast supporters of generationOn’s
mission; to inspire, equip, and mobilize youth to take action that changes the world and themselves through service.
Hasbro Community Action Heroes Award recipients:
Riley Hebbard, Max Wallack, Shannon McNamara, Nicholas Lowinger, Jessica Markowitz, Cameron Payne.
The Art of Giving Benefit is an important fundraising vehicle through which generationOn
raises the financial support needed to continue its vital youth service programs. The evening also served as an opportunity to honor members of our community who are committed to youth service and to celebrate generationOn’s volunteers – from young people to civic and corporate leaders – for their exceptional dedication to bringing positive change to their communities.
2011 Chairs: Kevin Arquit
, Dave Barger
, James Hoge
, Kathy Lacey
, and Silda Wall Spitzer
. Young Supporters Co-Chairs:
Megan Kultgen, Lucy Jane Lang.
About: About: GenerationOn
(formerly known as Children for Children) is the global youth service movement igniting the power of all kids to make their mark on the world through service. As the new youth service division of Points of Light Institute
, generationOn brings together Children for Children with the best of The League and Learning nation’s leading youth service organizations under one umbrella to Give philanthropy curriculum, to develop meaningful volunteer opportunities and resources for children K-12, families, educators and nonprofit organizations. GenerationOn currently includes over 30 youth programs, 1,800 registered Kids Care Clubs and thousands of schools that engage young people in all 50 states and internationally
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