“Monet at Midnight” Honors Seven Outstanding Members of the NYJL and you are cordially invited.
Saturday, March 2, 2013
New York NY
The New York Junior League will celebrate 112 years of community service and honor seven volunteers during its 61st annual Winter Ball, “Monet at Midnight,” to be held at The Pierre Hotel in New York City on Saturday, March 2, 2013.
The evening will honor the substantial body of volunteer work done by Outstanding Sustainers Allison Cooke Kellogg and Barbara Anne Paddock and Outstanding Volunteers Shanette Barth Cohen, Gretchen Freydl Jeanes, Crystal Matsibekker, Julie Naughton and Heidi Thompson.
More than 500 guests will enjoy cocktails, dinner and dancing and be able to bid on live and silent auctions featuring jewelry, vacation getaways, spa treatments, sports tickets, and much more.
Auction items may be viewed on the NYJL 501 Auction
The NYJL is also excited to honor Judge Judith S. Kaye, former Chief Judge of the Court of Appeals of the State of New York, with the NYJL’s Award for Leadership and Excellence, which is presented annually to an exemplary businesswoman and philanthropist dedicated to serving her community.
All proceeds from ticket sales will support the NYJL’s charitable activities. The NYJL collaborates with more than 20 community-based organizations throughout the New York City metropolitan area, including: Project Muse at P.S. 64, whose artwork will be displayed during the evening, Covenant House Crisis Center, the Bayview Correctional Facility, Boys and Girls Harbor, the New York Foundling, Mentoring USA and numerous others organizations and programs as well as operations of the New York Junior League and ongoing training of our volunteers. The 2012 Winter Ball raised more than $410,000, which is now being used to develop and maintain the NYJL’s volunteer projects which support and touch the lives of thousands of New Yorkers.
Harriman Circle Tickets $750 and include preferred seating,
Friend Dinner Tickets $475 and include reserved seating.
Dancing Only Tickets $250 and include cocktails and dessert from 9:30pm to 12:30am.
About The New York Junior League (NYJL)
The New York Junior League (NYJL) is an organization of women committed to promoting volunteerism, developing the potential of women, and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Since 1901, the NYJL has been a leader in identifying and responding to unmet community needs. Through direct service, collaborations with other community organizations and advocacy, the NYJL provides a positive force for change within the communities it serves. Each year more than 2,600 trained volunteers donate more than 250,000 hours of their time to better the lives of women and children in New York City. The NYJL works with more than 20 community-based organizations and public agencies to deliver services and assistance directly to women and children in need.
The Pierre Hotel
2 East 61st Street
New York NY 10065