July 13, 2018 user

Jean Shafiroff Celebrates Resident Magazine June 2018 Cover at the Georges Bergés Gallery

Jean Shafiroff ©Patrick McMullan

Jean Shafiroff ©Patrick McMullan

Resident Magazine Editor-in-Chief Hillary Latos and Publisher Christopher Pape celebrated Philanthropist Jean Shafiroff’s Resident Magazine June 2018 cover at the contemporary art gallery, Georges Bergés Gallery at 462 West Broadway in New York City. Resident Magazine June 2018 cover story highlighted Jean Shafiroff’s philanthropic successes and humanitarian efforts benefiting marginalized communities, women’s rights, the welfare of animals and many more charitable causes.

“I am honored to be named ‘Philanthropy’s Brightest Star’ by Publisher Christopher Pape and Editor-In-Chief Hilary Latos. My passion for underserved and marginalized populations was well conveyed on the pages of the June 2018 issue. The cover story serves as a reminder that even the smallest philanthropic efforts can make a global impact. I want to thank Georges Bergés for opening his art gallery for our celebration. It was a fabulous evening with the most phenomenal pieces of art on display,” said philanthropist and author Jean Shafiroff.

Notable guests included: Jean Shafiroff, Christopher Pape, Hillary Latos, Georges Bergés, Judge Jonathan LeWinter, Eric Andrew, George Wayne, Antoine Verglas, Nina Adams, Brian Farrell, Victor Medina, Carlos Varroz.

Shafiroff’s philanthropic efforts have impacted many charities including the New York City Mission Society, a Harlem-based organization serving underprivileged children. On the board of the New York Women’s Foundation, Jean Shafiroff lends her voice to empower women to rise out of poverty and unfortunate circumstances. Shafiroff continues to recieve high praise for her dedication to animals from Jonathan W. McCann, former board president of the Southampton Animal Society.

Jean serves on the boards of eight charities also including French Heritage Society, Couture Council, Jewish Board, Southampton Animal Shelter Foundation Honorary Board, Global Strays, and Southampton Bath and Tennis Club Charitable Foundation. Jean is also an Ambassador for the American Humane Society and the Southampton Shelter.

Author Jean Shafiroff’s influence places her at the pinnacle of philanthropic society in New York and as a widely respected resource. In 2016, she wrote her first book Successful Philanthropy: How to Make A Life by What You Give as an inspirational guide to giving regardless of one’s financial status.

“We were thrilled to feature Jean on our June 2018 cover. From her good works, impeccable taste, exquisite hosting skills and passion for helping those in need, she made the perfect cover choice for our June 2018 Resident Magazine issue, “ says Publisher and Creative Director, Christopher Pape.

An artistic Victorian inspired portrait of Mrs. Shafiroff in a modern green-gold metallic ensemble covered the June 2018 issue. Jean Shafiroff’s classic style is featured in the cover story, where she dons the majestic floor-length gowns her supporters and readers love.

Guests enjoyed hors d’oeuvres provided by rustic Latin American restaurant La Pulperia, located in Midtown, on the Upper East Side and in Hell’s Kitchen. Vivanco Winery served their best wines to match as the sponsor, in company with Georges Bergés Gallery.

(Photo Credit: ©Patrick McMullan)

About Jean Shafiroff

Jean Shafiroff, philanthropist, activist, humanitarian, and author of Successful Philanthropy: How to Make A Life By What You Give, is at the vanguard of a new movement of modern philanthropists. Jean’s philanthropy goes beyond financial contributions and includes the gifts of extensive time and knowledge. Through her work, she encourages and seeks to empower all individuals to become philanthropists so that they can build the fulfillment of giving into their lives.  Jean serves on the boards of eight charities- The NY Women’s Foundation, NYC Mission Society, French Heritage Society, Couture Council, Jewish Board, Southampton Animal Shelter Foundation Honorary Board, Global Strays, and Southampton Bath and Tennis Club Charitable Foundation. In addition, Jean is an Ambassador for the American Humane Society and the Ambassador for the Southampton Shelter.

For more information about Jean Shafiroff, please visit: www.JeanShafiroff.com

For more information about Jean Shafiroff, please visit: www.JeanShafiroff.com

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About Georges Bergès Gallery

Drawing inspiration from the New York City’s art scene of the 1970s and 1980s, Georges Bergès Gallery features a dazzling blend of international and domestic living artists. In harmony with his global perspective and devotion to artists with diverse cultural voices, Bergès remains deeply invested in all of the artists he represents. Collectors can feel secure in the continued quality and originality of the artists and artworks shown with us. In regards to the processes of collecting and making art today, Bergès.

For more information about Georges Bergès Gallery, please visit: www.bergesgallery.com/

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About Vivanco Winery

Vivanco wines are born in the vineyard where they truly acquire their taste. That of the terroir, the landscape and what happens in it for an entire year lends to our wines’ personality. That is why when Vivanco Wines began to take shape, there was a clear idea of what we wanted to provide wine lovers. The process includes being respectful of the grape with the aim of enhancing its qualities. All Vivanco Winery grapes are picked by hand and placed in small tubs or crates to prevent the berries from breaking and ensuring that they remain whole.

For more information about Vivanco Winery, please visit: www.vivancowines.com

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About Resident Magazine

Current, passionate and informative, Resident Magazine is a digital entity with exclusive print and digital content that embodies the luxury aspirational lifestyle.  Resident Magazine resonates with titans of industry, the movers of entertainment, influencers, and high net worth individuals who can and do make choices for their travel, dining, cultural, and real estate needs. The print edition can be found in NYC, Hamptons, South Florida, and Los Angeles and combined with its online presence and social media outlets, Resident Digital reaches a total of 1.5 million readers and growing.

For more information about Resident Magazine, please visit: www.resident.com

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Christopher Pape, Jean Shafiroff, Georges Bergés ©Patrick McMullan


Antoine Verglas ©Patrick McMullan


Christopher Pape, George Wayne, Hillary Latos ©Patrick McMullan


Brian Farrell ©Patrick McMullan


Victor Medina, Carlos Varroz ©Patrick McMullan


Eric Andrew, Antoine Verglas ©Patrick McMullan


Judge Jonathan LeWinter, Chris Mosely ©Patrick McMullan


Atmosphere ©Patrick McMullan



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