New York Influencers in Politics, Business and Music Unite to Fight Sickle Cell Disease
SIPS for Sickle Cell (SIPS), a nonprofit organization commissioned to raise awareness and support for sickle cell disease, will host a pre-Valentine’s Day gala and silent auction to help impact the lives of children living with the disease.
The red carpet affair, scheduled for Wednesday, February 13 at Lexicon lounge in midtown Manhattan, will unite some of the city’s most notable people and organizations in music, medicine, business, art, politics and food including hosts Sylvia Rhone of Vested In Culture/Sony Music, Gwen Niles of Bad Boy, famed NYC radio’s Ebro Darden, Assemblyman Keith Wright, Councilwoman Inez Dickens, Chef Roble, Black Googlers Network, New York Urban League Young Professionals, Howard University School of Law Alumni Club, Dimensional Sports Inc., New York Super Bowl champion Antonio Pierce of Englewood Cliffs Cadillac, and Smile Design Gallery. Read The Rest
On March 14th, New York Cares Junior Committee will host their 9th Annual Soiree. And, I love a great soiree! Especially one where DJ KISS will be rocking the crowd as the organization recognizes her husband, Masud Semple AKA DJ MOS, for his commitment to service. Other honorees include Josh Glick and Adam Oestreich, New York Cares Junior Committee President.
- Dance the night away to music by DJ KISS.
- Enjoy a premium open bar, sweet and savory bites including 16 Handles, our official dessert sponsor.
- Take home a gift from L’Occitane, our exclusive gift sponsor.
- Upgrade to a VIP experience, with early event access and specialty treats and cocktails. Limited tickets available.
A VALENTINE’S FUNDRAISING GALA
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 13TH 2013
@ LEXICON 226 E 54TH ST
On this red carpet night, Sips4Sickle Cell will gather the echelons of the city to raise support for this disease. Invited guests will be from vast age, social and professional demographics of the TriState area including Philanthropists, Fraternal Orders, Social networking groups, Wall Street professionals, Politicians, Medical and Legal Practitioners, Athletes, and Celebrities.