The Evelyn Alexander Wildlife Rescue Center of the Hamptons: Eastern Long Island’s ONLY Wildlife Hospital Was Honored With An Exclusive Cocktail Party Held At Designer Romona Keveža’s Penthouse Flagship at One Rockefeller Plaza
International Fashion designer Romona Keveža hosted an Exclusive Cocktail Party in honor of The Evelyn Alexander Wildlife Rescue Center of the Hamptons and its 10th Annual GET WILD Summer Gala in her iconic New York Penthouse Flagship at One Rockefeller Plaza on Thursday, June 16th, 2016. Keveža showcased some spring 2016 pieces and red carpet classics favorited by celebrities such as Angelina Jolie, Ariana Grande and Kate Beckinsale.
About one hour into the event, Shelley Berkoski, Director of Development at The Evelyn Alexander Wildlife Rescue Center, thanked the guests for attending the event, and Romona Keveža for hosting it in her beautiful flagship. Berkoski also went on to thank the honorees in attendance; Ingrid Arneberg, Will Marin and Frances Cole Jones as well as mentioning the GET WILD Gala and how people can help contribute to the rescue of wild animals on the East End by attending the event and donating to the rescue center.
The guests, while enjoying champagne, mingled at designer Romona Keveža’s Atelier, while also given the chance to learn about the Evelyn Alexander Wildlife Rescue Center of the Hamptons and their 10th Annual GET WILD Gala, which celebrates the rehabilitation and successful release of Long Island’s native wildlife. This year’s gala takes place on Saturday, August 13th, 2016 and will be hosted by Molly Channing in the Channing Family Sculpture Garden, Bridgehampton, NY. New this year is a VIP reception at 5:00pm for sponsors.
Attendees included: Shelley Berkoski, Ingrid Arneberg, Will Marin, Frances Cole Jones, April Malloy, Curtis Sliwa and Delaina Dixon.
Photo Credit: Lawlor Media Group / Romona Keveza (see individual images for credit)
About Evelyn Alexander Wildlife Rescue Center of the Hamptons
The Evelyn Alexander Wildlife Rescue Center of the Hamptons is a nonprofit wildlife hospital dedicated to the rehabilitation of injured, sick and orphaned wild animals in order to return them to their natural habitat. The Center is a full-time professional wildlife hospital staffed by veterinarians, licensed rehabilitators, biologists, animal behaviorists and volunteers. The Center also provides educational programs to local elementary and secondary schools, and invites students from local colleges participate in cooperative education programs and internships.
A grassroots organization, the Center has grown from a few concerned friends to a group of more than 1,000 members and supporters, and receives more than 10,000 requests for information or assistance each year. Located in a unique and irreplaceable ecosystem, the facility consists of salt and fresh water wetlands, Pine Barrens, deciduous forest and meadowland. The hospital at the Evelyn Alexander Wildlife Rescue Center is designed exclusively for wild animals. Unlike veterinary hospitals, the space is free of any ambient noises or smells to stress the animals that are recovering within. The Evelyn Alexander Wildlife Rescue Center of the Hamptons, Inc. is a 501(c) 3 corporation. A financial report is on file with the NYS Attorney General’s Office, Charities Bureau at www.charitiesnys.org.
For more information about the Evelyn Alexander Wildlife Rescue Center of the Hamptons, please visit www.wildliferescuecenter.org
About Romona Keveža
In 1999 the bridal industry welcomed New York based designer Romona Keveža with the launch of her signature line, Romona Keveža Collection Bridal. Keveža’s passion for creating incredible dresses that turn women into exquisite brides has won her an international array of dedicated clients including celebrities, heiresses and royalty.
In 2005, Keveža introduced LEGENDS Romona Keveža, a classic bridal collection inspired by legendary fashion icons such as Grace Kelly, Jacqueline Kennedy and Audrey Hepburn. The collection is timeless and places an emphasis on femininity, sophisticated detail and luxurious fabrications.
In 2009, a decade after starting her company, Romona Keveža launched Romona Keveža Collection. Keveža was immediately embraced and celebrated on global red carpets from Hollywood to Cannes. She soon became a star in her own right dressing some of the world’s most beautiful women including: Angelina Jolie, Kate Hudson, Taylor Swift, Sofia Vergara, Jennifer Hudson, Kendall Jenner, Ariana Grande, Oprah Winfrey and many more.
Ms. Keveža opened her Penthouse Atelier and Flagship at One Rockefeller Plaza in 2014.
The Romona Keveža brand is available internationally at over 170 luxury retailers including: Neiman Marcus, Browns London and Vakko.
For more information on Romona Keveža, visit www.romonaKeveža.com