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Citymeals-on-Wheels got a boost on Thursday night from friends in the food and wine industry. Le Cercle Rive Droite de Grands Vins de Bordeaux, an association of 143 prestigious French wineries, held a wine tasting and silent auction at the beautiful Millésime Restaurant in The Carlton Hotel, to raise […]
The Fortune Society will host their Third Annual Spring Soiree, “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” on Thursday, May 16th, 2013 at the Bowery Hotel. Hundreds of young philanthropists will gather together to support life-changing programs and services for men and women coming out of jail and prison.
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If you’re a newbie or experienced Yogi looking to try an eclectic variety of classes at a luxurious facility then you must experience Pure Yoga in New York City. For the time crunched, Pure Yoga offers twenty-eight different styles of Yoga and over 100 classes a week around the clock […]
On Thursday, May 2, 2013, the American Cancer Society will host the 8th annual Taste of Hope. Taste of Hope is the American Cancer Society’s signature culinary, wine and spirits event. All proceeds from this event will go toward the American Cancer Society’s ultimate goal: eliminating cancer as a major health concern. Join […]
According to statistics, 1 in 88 children in the United States is diagnosed with an autistic related disease. Many of these children face continuous stigmas and obstacles in their lives that prevent them from performing at their full potential. This is why, in 2002, Cecilia McCarton M.D., a globally renowned developmental disabilities researcher set up the McCarton Foundation. She sought to use her foundation to reach out autistic children who lack proper treatment and education by initiating three major programs. The first, the McCarton School implements an unique program for educating autistic children. The second project, the McCarton Center for Research is partnered with Rutgers University’s Douglass Developmental Disabilities Center. The Center focuses on creating and applying research studies into education for autistic children. McCarton’s final project is the McCarton Training Institute, where practitioners, caregivers and families are provided with training and consultation on how to live and interact with children with autism. […]
The Children’s Tumor Foundation is a nonprofit organization that funds research and supports people with neurofibromatosis type 1, neurofibromatosis type 2, and Schwannomatosis, illnesses that result in the growth of extremely dangerous tumors around the body. […]
The New York Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NYSPCC) will be hosting their Annual Junior Committee Spring Benefit on Wednesday, May 8th, 2013 at The Gansevoort Park Hotel. It will feature cocktails and passed hors d’oeuvres, as well as a silent auction of some highly covetable experiences.
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The 16th Annual ASPCA Bergh Ball was held at the Plaza Hotel on Thursday, April 11th, 2013. It was an exclusive, black-tie event, bringing together a proactive crowd of animal lovers. Once again, Issac Mizrahi was the Master of Ceremonies. Celebrities and community leaders came to dine and dance the night away at this […]
Matt Semino is a New York City based attorney, TV legal analyst and contributor to The Huffington Post. He reports on high profile legal news and policy topics that often touch upon the issues of child abuse. In addition, he appears regularly as a legal analyst on CNN’s HLN Network, truTV’s In Session (formerly […]
The 19th Annual Taste of Tribeca will be on Saturday, May 18th, 2013 on Duane Street (between Greenwich and Hudson Street). The Festival will feature TriBeCa’s top chefs and restaurants, including Tribeca Grill, Landmarc, Kutsher’s Tribeca, Bubby’s, The Harrison, Blaue Gans, Duane Park Patisserie, and newcomers Dirty Bird To Go and […]