Don't miss the Wine & Wishes Annual Wine Tasting and Auction on March 26.
Wine & Wishes Annual Wine Tasting and Auction
What: Presented by The Charmer Sunbelt Group, the event benefits Make-A-Wish Metro New York and Western New York. VIP tickets offer guests an exclusive food and wine tasting prepared by some of NYC’s finest chefs with top collectible wines from around the world. When: Wednesday, March 26 Where: Pier 60, Chelsea Piers Contact: wineandwishesnyc.kintera.org
Celebrate Spring What: The Parkinson’s Disease Foundation and the Young New Yorkers for the Fight Against Parkinson’s committee will host its annual Celebrate Spring New York event to benefit PDF’s Côté Clinical Genetics Initiative, which supports research into the role of genetic markers in Parkinson’s disease. The evening program will include dinner, a live auction, and music provided by DJ Brenda Black. When: Wednesday, April 2 Where: Lavo, 39 East 58th Street Contact:pdf.org
Fresh Air Fund Spring Fling What: The Fresh Air Fund will host its 2014 Spring Fling to raise funds for the nonprofit’s free summer programs that have helped more than 1.8 million New York City children from low-income neighborhoods since its founding in 1877. The gala will surely be a celeb-filled affair, as the charity’s past events have seen appearances by NFL star Victor Cruz and Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen. When: Thursday, April 10 Where: Marquee, 289 10th Avenue Contact: freshair.org
Publicolor’s Stir, Splatter + Roll What:Publicolor’s annual benefit Stir, Splatter + Roll hosts a paint-fling with top designers for a fun-filled night in support of the organization’s mission to keep at-risk students in school through design-based programs. Event cochairs Michael Kors and Jeffrey Banks will oversee the action as they paint alongside industry leaders. When: Tuesday, April 22 Where: Martin Luther King Jr. High School, 122 Amsterdam Avenue Contact: publicolor.org
CancerCare70th Anniversary Gala What: This year’s CancerCare Gala marks the organization’s 70th year supporting cancer patients and their loved ones through counseling and financial assistance. The fundraiser will honor Pamela S. Wygod, the WebMD Foundation, and Bayer HealthCare for their contributions. When: Wednesday, April 23 Where: Cipriani42nd Street, 110 East 42nd Street Contact: cancercare.org
City Harvest What: City Harvest celebrates the 20th annual An Evening of Practical Magic event to benefit its fight against hunger in the city of New York. The event will honor City Harvest board member Benjamin Bram, of Watermill Institutional Trading, as well as Eric Ripert, Maguy Le Coze, and the team at Le Bernardin for their ongoing support. When: Thursday, April 24 Where:Cipriani42nd Street, 110 East 42nd Street Contact: cityharvest.org