Hearts for Hope Benefit
Save the Date! The 9th Annual Hearts for Hope Auction and Benefit in support of Incarnation Children’s Center is to be held on Thursday, April 27, 2017 at the Prince George Ballroom, 15 E. 27th Street, NYC.
This elegant event is intended to host over 250 attendees with this year’s “Heart of Incarnation Award” being awarded to Chris Salgardo, President of Kiehls’ USA and founder of Liferide, an 11 day motorcycle ride designed to raise awareness and funds for amFAR in the search for a cure for AIDS.
We are excited to announce that our Master of Ceremonies for 2017 is Anthony Carrino, co-host of HGTV’s Kitchen Cousins.
Hearts for Hope is also thrilled to welcome back world renowned event planner and lifestyle expert, David Monn, who will lend his creative vision to Hearts for Hope.
The event is host to an exclusive array of silent auction and raffle items, donated from top-end companies and organizations such as Raos, The Emerson Resort & Spa and the New York Jets. Tickets are available now!
“Hearts for Hope” is an annual auction and benefit event, host to an exclusive array of silent auction items and a guest list of 250+. The event has been designed and planned by generous donors such as lifestyle expert, David Monn, event planner, Floris Special Events, caterer, Olivier Cheng and florist, Preston Bailey. Past sponsors include TD Bank, the May and Samuel Rudin Foundation, Catholic Charities, O'Connor Davies, Windels Marx Lane & MIttendorf, LLP, Toshiba, Pharmcare, Boorklyn Gin, Hillrock Distillery, Bootlegger Vodka, Owney's Original Rum, Harlem Public, Carrol and Margo Muccia, The Ronald and Joan David Foundation, Diamond Shot Studio, John Labbe Photography and Alex Papachristidis.
Past supporters include Timothy Cardinal Dolan, Sarah The Duchess of York, Kate Mulgrew, Joy Behar, Al Roker, Jamie Lee Curtis, Gena Davis, Tracy Ullman, Sigourney Weaver, Kevin Kline and Phoebe Cates.
Past honorees include Mr. William Rudin, CEO of Rudin Management Company, Inc. and his wife, Ophelia, former NYC Police Commissioner Raymond W. and Mrs. Veronica Kelly, Catholic Charities Board member Kathleen Cudahy, ICC Founders, Jack Rudin and Dr. Margaret Heagerty (2012), ICC Donor, Rajesh Alva (2011) and ICC Volunteer, Bryan Robinson (2010). We have also received support from prestigious companies such as Bergdof Goodman, Carolina Herrera, Chanel, Bottega Veneta, Ralph Lauren, Oscar de la Renta, Carlos Falchi, Jimmy Choo, Coach, Marc Jacobs and Alfred Dunhill.
Past Masters of Ceremonies include Ken Rosato(WABC), Greg Kelly (Fox News), Maurice DuBois (WCBS) and Tony, Drama Desk, and Emmy Award nominated actor, John Tartaglia.
Funds raised from this event will support the efforts of our interdisciplinary team to continue programs and activities that foster developmental, psychological, educational and emotional growth for our HIV-positive children, in addition to their medical care.