A Garden of Earthly Delights! Spring Gala Celebration to Benefit Lenox Hill Neighborhood House

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The stunning scene at Cipriani 42nd Street for Lenox Hill Neighborhood House's annual Spring Gala, A Garden of Earthly Delights!

On April 28th, Lenox Hill Neighborhood House, one of New York’s premier nonprofits, hosted its annual Spring Gala at Cipriani 42nd Street. The dazzling event welcomed 500 guests around breathtaking tablescapes by 43 designers to celebrate and raise funds for thousands in need.

Juan Sabater.
Elizabeth Munson.
Marian Detelj and Warren Scharf.

The black-tie evening honored Elizabeth Munson and presented the Elizabeth Rohatyn Awards for Community Service to Marian Detelj and Lila Gimbel. Thomas Edelman and Wilkinson Global Asset Management were Dinner Sponsors; additional corporate support from Citigroup, Fried Frank, Lauracea, Rockefeller Capital Management, and more. A preview and cocktails were followed by dinner, live music, and dancing, with powerful remarks from Board Chair Juan Sabater, Executive Director Warren Scharf, and Honoree and Board Member Elizabeth Munson.

Rudy Saunders of Dorothy Draper & Company, Inc. —  Paint From The Garden.
Fete Home — Garden of BRIGHTeousness.
Dean Yoder Interiors — Shangri-La.
Halden Interiors — Oasis of Blooms.
Michael Del Piero Good Design – The Woodlands.
Philip Gorrivan Design — The Bacchanalia.
Buccellati — The Natural World Immortalized in Metal.
Paige Boller, David Scott Schiff, Kamie Lightburn, Kathy Angele, Mona Aboelnaga Kanaan, Renata Xatart, Laureline de Lichana, and Nicole de Kwiatkowski.

Honorary Design Chair and Board Member Christopher Spitzmiller and Design Chairs Lindsey Coral Harper and Harry Heissmann guided a celebrated list of designers including Alessandra Branca; Andrea Schumacher; Andrea Stark & Ashley Stark Kenner for Stark Carpet; Anthony Bellomo of Orangerie Garden + Home; Bespoke Designs; Billy Ceglia; Brynn Olson; Buccellati; Byron James; Christopher Todd; Collecto/Gray Antiques; Compass; Dean Yoder; Design By Tula; Elizabeth Hayt; Fete Home; Grace Kaynor; Graci Interiors; Halden Interiors; Interior Styling Inc.; J Layton Interiors; Jennifer Pacca; LGC Interior Design; Mally Skok Design; McCory Interiors; MCM Interior Design; Michael Del Piero; Mimi & Hill; New York School of Interior Design; One Room Wonders; Paige Boller; Paloma & Co.; Paris K Design; Philip Gorrivan; Root Cellar Designs; Roric Tobin; Rudy Saunders/Dorothy Draper; Sara Hillery; Swati Goorha; Swoop; Tara McCauley; and Toledo Geller. Other guests included Nina Garcia, George Oliphant, Robert Rufino, Hunt Slonem, and many more.

Learn more at www.lenoxhill.org.

Victor Geraci, Helene Tilney, Sydney Shuman, and Mark Gilbertson.
Stacy Reinhart, Eliaabeth Munson, Monie Hardwick, and  Karen Albright.
L. to r.: Tula Summerford, Katie Brooks, and Suiter Ragland; Tom Melton and Saara Pritchard.
Brad Shaheen, Renee Landegger, Brooks Landegger, and Elizabeth Burnett.
Marina Hilbert, Caroline Budd, Juliette Nuzzi, and Katherine Von Stade.
L. to r.: Alice Wright; Jessica O’Sullivan, Jennifer Pacca, and Andrea Ackermann.
Frank Futia, Christopher Spitzmiller, Harry Heissmann, and Brian Gemino.
Teddy Jawde, Carla Hojaiban, Ali Karshan, Nicole Lepage, and Justin Tegada.
L. to r.: Linda Lee, Keith Powers, and Julie Menin; Byron James and Ignacio Ariza.
Joseph Mazzarelli, Jackson McCard, Jen Potter, and Tom Brown.
L. to r.: Mark Gimbel, Lila Gimbel, and Dede Wells; Margery and Stephen Riker.
Layton Campbell, Tamara Stephenson, and Miles Stephenson.
Monika Eyers and Sara Hillery.
Kristen McCory, Jess Robb, and Joseph Aldrich.
L. to r.: Sara Touijer and George Oliphant; Austin and Caitlin Hill.
Fernando Acosta, Victoria Acosta, and John Manice.
Nicole Sexton, Hunt Slonem, and Lindsey Coral Harper.
Andrea Lauer, Ceci Johnson, Jessica Cohen, and Anderson Somerselle.
Christopher Manice, Lola Figueras, Victoria Acosta, Lisa Manice, and Fernando Iraola.
L. to r.: Robert Rufino and Philip Gorrivan; Kara Young and Chele Farley.
Ingrid Edelman, Tom Edelman, and Maja Du Brul.
Carol Vargo, Anthony Bollomo, and Federika Longinotti Buitoni.
Hadley Keller, Swati Goorha, and Medgina Saint-Elien.
Kathy Gantz, Lachlan Spence, and Clara Berglund.
L. to r.: Judy Gallagher and Tamara Makris; Guy Rutherfurd and Emily Talamo.
Margie Thorne and Beatrice Kernan.
Lewis Stone, Gretchen Stone, Hedi White, and Tom White.
Kamie Lightburn, Paige Boller, and Kathy Angele.
Jennifer Figge and Mally Skok.
David Greenwald, Julia Jeung, and Marie Sizemore.

Photographs by Jill Nelson/AnnieWatt.com

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