Social Life Magazine Publisher Justin Mitchell celebrated the fall season with cover girl philanthropist Jean Shafiroff at the Villagio on the Park on Thursday, October 22nd, 2015. Guests mingled while enjoying cocktails and Hors d’oeuvres in the Italian eatery’s back event space.
The magazine featured cover girl Jean Shafiroff, and spoke with her regarding her philanthropic work as she’s on the board of eight different organizations including The New York Women’s Foundation, NYC Mission Society, Couture Council and French Heritage Society, not to mention all of the other charities she’s lent her support to. She told the publication that her philanthropy started when she volunteered at her daughters’ schools to help with fundraising and once they graduated from college, she decided to devote the majority of her time to supporting the community through philanthropy. Jean has been active with many charities in the Hamptons and has been instrumental in helping Southampton Hospital, Southampton Animal Shelter and the Ellen Hermanson Foundation with their fundraising efforts.
Notable attendees included: Jean Shafiroff¸ Justin Mitchell, Zang Toi, Victor de Souza, Suzette Charles, Julie Ratner, Alex Kalas, Patricia Watt, Roy Kean, Maria Veliz, Baroness Sherry Von Korber Bernstein, Lucia Hwong Gordon, Consuelo Vanderbilt Costin, Anka Palitz, Dr. Judith Hellman, Katherine and Gary Andreassen, Nicole Noonan, Dawne Marie Grannum, and Flo Anthony.
Social Life Magazine is a leading luxury magazine, which covers the hottest happenings in the Hamptons during the peak summer season. Along with covering top events, Social Life gives readers a peak into the lives of the glamorous faces who rule the Hamptons scene.
Villagio on the Park is a refined Italian restaurant that allows al fresco dining with breathtaking views of Central Park. Owned by highly respected restaurateur, Alex Kalas, and business partner Thomas Billante, Villagio on the Park brings together a unique blend of spectacular cuisine, impeccable service and dazzling ambiance. Kalas and Billante have taken New York City’s dining scene to exciting new heights using the space that was once home to Mickey Mantle’s Restaurant & Bar.
About Jean Shafiroff:
Jean Shafiroff is a noted philanthropist who is actively involved as a volunteer fundraiser and leader of several charitable causes. She possesses a remarkable ability to connect different charitable groups with interested people and resources and sits on the board of seven charities. Jean’s particular interests include charities related to women, health care, animals and the people of the cities she calls home, including New York Women’s Foundation, Couture Council, Southampton Hospital, NYC Mission Society, JBFCS, Southampton Animal Shelter, Lighthouse Guild and French Heritage Society. In tandem with her philanthropic responsibilities, Jean has also hosted events in honor of the entertainment industry both in New York and Los Angeles.
About Social Life Magazine:
Social Life Magazine delivers the epitome of luxury from the worlds of fashion, beauty, exclusive society events, weddings and travel. It brings out the opulent elements of society and social adventures of the Hamptons. It captures the spirit and ambience of the area’s most prestigious charity events, polo matches, and galas. From their exclusive feature articles to their innovative portrayals of society events, Social Life keeps their readers in the know of what is elite and luxurious.
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