The Henry Street Settlement's Annual Dinner Dance & Auction: " Glitter Ball"
Wednesday, October 18, 2006, 7 PM, The Puck Building, 295 Lafayette Street, SOHO, New York City-- Henry Street Settlement's annual Gala, a dinner dance and auction, HONORED John Demsey, global president of M.A.C. Cosmetics and chairman of the M.A.C. AIDS Fund, and Brady W. Dougan, CEO of investment banking for Credit Suisse, for their humanitarian efforts and philanthropic contributions to both New York City and to the Settlement. A showcase of auction items, including vacation homes, luxury hotels, jewelry, fashionable accessories and exclusive services, were on view for bidding throughout the evening. Proceeds will provide direct, critical funds to the social services and community arts programs the Settlement delivers to more than 60,000 New Yorkers. George McNeely of Christie's served as auctioneer. The annual black-tie gala is always truly "eye-popping," from the fabulous guests to the fashion to the auction items. DINNER CHAIRS were Liliana Cavendish, Eva Jeanbart-Lorenzotti, Claudia Cisneros Macaya, Carol Mack and Pilar Crespi Robert. This year's AUCTION CHAIR was Laurie Weltz. PHOTO CREDIT: ©Manhattan Society.com 2006 by Gregory Partanio | tel:718.614.7740 |e-mail: PrinceGregory@manhattansociety.comRead More