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Christmas Celebrations at the Doubles Club

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Christmas is celebrated non-stop at the Doubles Club in The Sherry-Netherland. Over the past 10 days Wendy Carduner welcomed over 2000 members and guests to enjoy eight days of Christmas luncheons, evenings of parties, and the Annual Christmas Dinner Dance featuring Bob Hardwick and his Orchestra. The Christmas Luncheon dessert table favorites were... READ MORE
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An Evening of Musical Sorcery to benefit The English Concert in America

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The English Concert in America (TECA) hosted a Gala on Wednesday November 28th at the New-York Historical Society. The Gala, honoring Bunny Beekman, welcomed more than 200 guests in support of the organization’s mission. Beginning with cocktails in the atrium, guests took a private turn through the “Harry Potter: A History of Magic” exhibitio... READ MORE
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‘Tis the season for giving back

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Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE), the world’s largest private source of funding for food allergy research, held the 21st Annual Food Allergy Ball on Dec. 3, 2018, at the Ziegfeld Ballroom in New York City. The Ball, which attracted 370 supporters, raised over $2.1 million which will benefit FARE, a national nonprofit organization with... READ MORE
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Ringing in the holiday season

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On Friday, November 23rd, the East Hampton Historical Society held a kick-off cocktail party to welcome in the highly anticipated East Hampton House & Garden Tour. This annual event, now in its 34th year, was held at the historical Maidstone Club, ringing in the East End holiday season in style! The Cocktail Party was well […]... READ MORE
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Let there be light!

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‘Tis the Season! In honor of the Park Avenue Tree Lighting, friends of The Fund for Park Avenue gathered last week at Phillips for a book signing of ‘Tis The Season New York, a joyous photographic celebration of holiday wonder in the “Big Apple” by Betsy Pinover Schiff. The book features photographs of the distinctive [&hell... READ MORE
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Four Private Performances for the American Friends of the Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra

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Maestro Marios Papadopoulos returned to New York in November with invitations to perform four recitals with members of the Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra. Baroness Veronique Bich celebrated the maestro’s return by hosting a recital and dinner for 60 friends, including Marife Hernandez and Joel Bell, Ruth and Josh Berman, Guillaume Bich, Maria ... READ MORE
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Contributing to the cultural fabric of New York

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Lenox Hill Neighborhood House’s annual Fall Associates Committee Benefit, held on Tuesday evening, November 27th, was a great success and raised over $200,000 for the organization’s programs. The Benefit kicked off with cocktails hosted at a luxury designer salon on East 57th Street. At 8:30 PM the two hundred guests moved on to a private [&hel... READ MORE
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Daring to Be Wickedly Elegant for a Great Cause

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Masked partygoers at this year’s Wickedly Elegant Jay Soirée dared to go out in frightful weather on October 27th — their treat? It was an evening of hauntingly fun entertainments benefiting the non-profit Jay Heritage Center (JHC) in Rye, NY. Clairvoyants, crystal readers, airbrush tattoo artists, sharply dressed guys and elegant ghouls got i... READ MORE
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Colorful accents

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The Visiting Nurse Service of New York held its 125th Anniversary Gala on November 8th in the recently renovated Ziegfeld Ballroom with the theme, Enriching Lives: 125 Years and Counting! Photos from the VNSNY archives adorned the Ziegfeld walls showcasing VNSNY’s 125-year history. The benefit made history in its own right with a record-breaking ... READ MORE
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The spirit carries on

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The Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation (SWCRF) celebrated the 21st Anniversary of the annual Collaborating for a Cure Benefit Dinner & Auction at Cipriani Wall Street, featuring an exclusive musical performance by Dawes. The annual gala raised approximately $2.5 million to support the SWCRF “Invest in Research” efforts that fund highl... READ MORE
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Local Prizes and International Awards

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Broadway composer, lyricist, and director Jason Robert Brown was honored with The Museum of the City of New York 2018 Louis Auchincloss Prize on Wednesday, November 14, 2018. The prize is presented to writers and artists whose work is inspired by and enhances the five boroughs of New York City. Brown is a Tony award-winning […]... READ MORE
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American Friends of Blerancourt’s annual gala

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On Friday November 9th to celebrate the centennial of the end of World War I, the American Friends of Blerancourt bestowed the Chateau de Blerancourt Award upon Mrs. William Bowen Astrop for her outstanding and continuous leadership on the board of directors of AFB, and the first Anne Morgan Women of Courage Award upon Rita […]... READ MORE