May 17, 2013
The 2013 Dick Vitale Gala for the benefit of the V Foundation will take place on Friday, May 17, 2013, at 6:30pm at the Ritz Carlton in Sarasota, FL. The evening will honor Jim Calhoun, Bobby Bowden and Bill Self.
The V Foundation assists in cancer research — they just made a $1,000,000 grant to research blood cancers in workers at the World Trade Center recovery effort.
The Mercedes raffle is back! Support the V Foundation by making a tax-deductible contribution and entering the drawing for a Mars red Mercedes E350A!
Learn more at the Dick Vitale Gala hotline at 941-350-0580.
May 13, 2013
The Retired Detectives of NY’s Dinner Cruise will be held on Monday, May 13, 2013. The boat leaves from the World Yacht Marina in Manhattan. The event will begin at 6:00pm and the boat returns to the dock at 11:00pm.
A fee of $100.00 includes a dinner buffet, open bar, and dancing to music by “Risky Business”. RDNY has the entire vessel, which makes it a private party. The boat will leave the dock, travel south to the tip of Manhattan, and then head up the East River. A stop at the Statue of Liberty is always a highlight of the evening.
Please contact Tommy Fitzgerald at 516-587-7571 or Harry Hard at 914-263-9673 for additional information, details and reservations. Please mail your payment to Tom Fitzgerald at P.O. Box 453, Riverdale Station, Bronx, NY 10471
World Yacht Marina
41st Street and 12th Avenue
New York, NY
April 25, 2013
On Thursday, April 25, 2013, the Cancer Support Community will hold its 2013 Spring Celebration at The Lighthouse at Pier 61 in New York.
6:30 Cocktails; 7:30 Dinner, program and dancing
Ticket prices begin at $1,000.00. To purchase tickets, please click here. For more information and reservations, contact Christina Raia at 646-600-7560 or via email at Christina@cancersupportcommunity.org.
The Lighthouse, Pier 61
23rd Street and the Hudson River
New York, NY
April 6, 2013
The Esophageal Cancer Action Network (ECAN) will kick off Esophageal Cancer Awareness Month with the Cancer Dancer Gala by hosting Dancing under the Stars on Saturday, April 6, 2013 from 6:30pm – 11:00pm at the Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel.
An entry fee of $150.00 will bring you a seated dinner, dancing, full bar service, a large silent auction and the chance to fight esophageal cancer in a fun and festive evening.
To learn more about the event and the Esophageal Cancer Action Network, please click here.
To buy your tickets, please click here.
The Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel is offering dance attendees a special rate of $142.00. You must click here and register by March 13, 2013 at 5:00pm to get the rate.
Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel
202 East Pratt Street
Esophageal Cancer Action Network
P.O. Box 243
March 8, 2013
The Rick Thorpe Heart to Heart Gala, which was to have been held on Saturday, February 9, 2013, was cancelled due to the winter storm that day. The new date is Friday, March 8, 2013, from 6:00pm to 10:30pm at the Ludlow Country Club in Ludlow, Massachusetts.
Dinner, dancing and more!
Tickets are $50.00 per person. All proceeds benefit Rick’s Place, Inc., a grief center for children in memory of Eric “Rick” Thorpe, who was murdered at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods at the World Trade Center in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.
RSVP by calling 413-348-3120.
Ludlow Country Club
1 Tony Lema Drive
Rick’s Place, Inc.
35 Post Office Park
Wilbraham, MA 01095
March 2, 2013
The 12th annual Sean Caton Memorial Foundation Mardi Gras Ball will be held on Saturday, March 2, 2013 at the Park Ridge Marriott in New Jersey. The evening will begin with cocktails at 7:00pm. Dinner will begin at 8:00pm.
As always, the evening will be filled with music, dancing, Cajun cuisine, auctions, prizes and surprises. Black tie is optional – masks and beads are encouraged!
Tickets are $140.00 per person. A table for 10 is $1, 200.00. To purchase tickets, please click here.
Discounted hotel rooms are available if you mention the Foundation when you call 201-307-0800 for a reservation.
Some sponsorships are still available.
The evening honours Christopher Sean Caton, who was killed in the September 11th terrorist attacks. He was 34 years old and worked for Cantor Fitzgerald on the 105th floor of One World Trade Center.
The hope of the Sean Caton Memorial Foundation is to keep memories of Sean remain as vivacious as the life he led through various fundraising events that assist local charitable causes, especially those that aid children with terminal illnesses. Another goal is to provide an annual scholarship to both a female and a male graduating senior from Sean’s high school alma mater, Glen Rock High School.
RSVP by February 24, 2013 via email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Park Ridge Marriott
300 Brae Blvd.
Park Ridge, NJ 07417