Philanthropist, author, former honoree, and co-chair of the upcoming gala Jean Shafiroff, along with her husband Martin Shafiroff hosted a cocktail party in support of the American Heart Association’s 21st Annual Hamptons Heart Ball. The kickoff event was held at the Shafiroff’s stylish New York City residence where more than 100 guests and well-wishers gathered for cocktails, showing their commitment to heart health and the work of the Association. The upcoming gala will take place on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at the Southampton Arts Center in Southampton, NY.
The Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation (SWCRF) hosted its fourth annual Collaborating for a Cure Luncheon at the private Upper East Side residence of Andrea Stark on Wednesday, May 17th, 2017. The event featured a fashion presentation by luxury fashion house Carolina Herrera, who presented their pre-fall 2017 collection before a private audience, with all event proceeds benefiting the Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation.
The Legendary Cannes Film Festival opens May 17, 2017 in the South of France, right around the same time that celebrity favorite MAMO restaurant celebrates its second year in New York’s bustling SoHo neighborhood. MAMO New York is the transatlantic sister to Cannes film festival go-to restaurant MAMO Le Michelangelo, a two decades old French Riviera staple and favorite among movie stars and socialites alike.
With Culinary Honoree Aarón Sánchez And Survivor Honoree Miri Torres
Philanthropist, humanitarian, author and the past honoree Jean Shafiroff served as a glamorous host committee member of the American Cancer Society’s 12th Annual Taste of Hope, on Tuesday, May 9th 2017, at the Metropolitan Pavilion in New York. Jean Shafiroff wore a bright pink Oscar De La Renta gown with long opera length gloves – in a Jackie O style.
Special Guest Performance by Internationally Acclaimed Singer MELINA
Celebrity jewelry designer Margo Manhattan ̶ whose celebrity client list includes Beyoncé, Selena Gomez and Amber Heard ̶ celebrated the upcoming launch of her newest HSN jewelry collection with an exclusive previewing reception at a luxury Central Park South residence on Wednesday, May 10, 2017. A special guest performance was held by internationally acclaimed singer MELINA (www.MelinaSings.com).
Gruppo Italiano (GI) and Consorzio Di Tutela Dei Vini Del Sannio held a special Wine Tasting with Exquisite Sannio Wines at the The Leopard at des Artistes in New York, on Wednesday, May 10th, 2017. Guests were introduced to signature Italian wines that will potentially find its place on the American market as well. The Leopard at des Artistes offered an arty and intimate ambiance setting – perfect for the attending wine enthusiasts who were also enjoying typical Campania Dishes.
The New York Center for Children (NYCC) hosted its 22nd Annual Spring Celebration Benefit on Monday, May 8, 2017 at Clement Restaurant at the Peninsula Hotel in New York City. The organization celebrated over 20 years of helping children who have experienced abuse achieve their potential. The event featured a Silent Auction where guests bid on coveted gifts and experiences, as well as a live jazz performance by Lucas Pino along with strolling magic by Ben Nemzer.
Metropolitan Magazine and 25A Magazine’s Publisher Chase Backer and Editor-In-Chief Christopher A. Pape hosted a party to celebrate Author & Philanthropist Jean Shafiroff, on the cover of Metropolitan Magazine and 25A Magazine’s April 2017 issues. The invitation-only event, honoring the Cinco De Mayo celebration of Mexican and American culture, took place at Selina Rosa Restaurant on Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017 between 6:00pm and 8:00pm.
Preeminent Hamptons Salt Company will be donating some of its artisan sea salts to the Macaroni Kid Cooking Challenge which takes place at the Southampton Inn boutique hotel on Sunday, May 7, 2017, at 12:00pm. Six young finalists are set to go head-to-head in a live cook-off, creating on-the-spot dishes with surprise ingredients during this exciting culinary event. Bring your foodie-family to watch the show and cheer on your favorite finalist! The first 120 families to arrive will also receive a complimentary gift bag.
This Cinco de Mayo, spice up your dishes and drinks with all-natural Hamptons Salt – completely free of potentially unhealthy additives and anti-clumping agents. All-natural Hamptons Salt is a great alternative to processed salts, which is not only great tasting and comes in a variety of flavors, but also a healthier, unrefined option for you and your family. Hampton Salt Company’s flavor infused salts, such as the Lime, Jalapeño and Ghost Pepper are made from high quality raw salt, infused with all-natural ingredients to produce powerful flavors with just a sprinkle. Try the Lime Salt on the rim of your margarita this Cinco de Mayo, or add heat to your guacamole and taco dishes with the Jalapeño and Ghost Pepper salts.