UPCOMING EVENTS

YWCA Greenwich + One Love Foundation: Conversation & Film Screening of Escalation – February 28, 2017

YWCA Greenwich, in partnership with the One Love Foundation, invites adults and parents to a Conversation and Film Screening of Escalation, a film shown in over 500 high schools and colleges that highlights the earliest warning signs of relationship violence. 99% of viewers would recommend it to a friend.

6:30 – 8:30 pm at the YWCA Greenwich
259 East Putnam Ave., Greenwich, CT 06830

Event is free and open to all! RSVP by Monday, February 27 at rsvp@ywcagreenwich.org

For questions, contact Meredith Gold at 203-869-6501 ext 176 or m.gold@ywcagreenwich.org

 

B*CURED’s 5th Annual Field Day at Night – March 4, 2017

The Party on The Turf starts at 6:30pm at Chelsea Piers Stamford, CT.

For tickets, click HERE.

B*CURED is a 501(c) 3 organization dedicated to finding a cure to end brain cancer. 

Auction co-chairs Julie Karish and Kelly Buchalter, Event co-chairs Kristin Duda, Alexandra Codraro and Karena Bailey
Co-Presidents Kristin Duda and Karena Bailey

Women of Vision 2017 Benefit Luncheon – March 6, 2017

Join us at the Hyatt Regency Greenwich from 11am-2pm on Monday, March 6 to hear Vinh Chung share the miraculous story of his rescue from the South China Sea. In addition, David Mitchell, National Director World Vision, will provide an overview of World Vision’s work with refugees in the Middle East. For more information, contact womenofvisionfc@gmail.com

JDRF of Fairfield and Westchester County Catwalk 7 – March 7, 2017

 JDRF of Fairfield and Westchester County invites you to Catwalk 7 – An Afternoon of Fashion, Food, & Friends for a Cure! Please join us on Tuesday, March 7 at The Loading Dock in Stamford.

This annual luncheon includes a designer runway show by Darien Sport Shop, with professional models dressed in head-to-toe spring and summer must-haves, as well as the ultra-exclusive “IT Bag” raffle, cocktail reception, and pop up shop!  This year’s IT Bag raffle is our most luxurious to date, with designer bags not yet available to the public. These range $400 to $3,500 and they can be yours for a $25 raffle ticket!  Winners need not be present!

For more information, visit: http://www.jdrf.org/westchesterfairfield/catwalk. To purchase tickets, CLICK HERE.

Stamford Museum & Nature Center First Annual Benefit Dinner – March 9, 2017

The Board of Directors of the Stamford Museum & Nature Center and our generous supporters are pleased to invite you to the First Annual Benefit Dinner on Thursday, March 9, 2017, at Rockrimmon Country Club.

The Inaugural Benefit Dinner will be a wonderful way to support the Museum among friends and other community leaders, and to enjoy an elegant evening of cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and a delicious dinner. A notable selection of artworks from the Museum’s Permanent Collections will also be on display. Purchase Your Tickets Today!

Global Lyme Alliance Greenwich Gala – April 1, 2017

This year’s Time for Lyme Gala will take place on Saturday, April 1, 2017 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Old Greenwich, CT.  Stay tuned for details or contact events@GLA.org.

To purchase ticket, click here.

Committee Photo

 

Community Centers, Inc. of Greenwich Luncheon and Presentation with David Monn – April 6, 2017

David Monn, Author of The Art of Celebrating

Thursday, April 6, 2017 at 11:30AM

Location: Belle Haven Club

RSVP by March 27, 2017

Contact Information: 203-869-1276 (CCI)

 

YWCA of Greenwich Persimmon Ball – April 21, 2017

The Persimmon Ball, YWCA Greenwich’s largest fundraiser, is a black-tie dinner dance that annually attracts 500 attendees. It features world-class items offered in both silent and live auctions.

Join us Friday, April 21,2017 at the Hyatt Regency Greenwich 6:30 pm

CLICK HERE for tickets. 

2017 Persimmon Ball Co-Chairs Christine Georgopulo, Terry Rogers Matthews, David Fletcher, Catherine Holden, Brooke Bohnsack

REACH Prep Annual Benefit Luncheon 2017 – Monday, April 24th

11:30 am at the Hyatt Regency Greenwich

1800 East Putnam Avenue, Old Greenwich, CT

Purchase Tickets

Please respond by February 6, 2017 to guarantee listing in the invitation. For more information, click here.

Vice-Chairs Liz Roddy, Nicole Heath, Chair Bia Bettamio, Vice-Chairs Patti Renton and Heather Mosley. 

ARC Save the DateAmerican Red Cross 2017 Red & White Ball – April 29, 2017

The American Red Cross Red and White Ball is the primary source of funding for the American Red Cross in Metro New York North, serving Greenwich, Conn., Westchester County, and the Lower Hudson Valley. The Ball will feature fine wine and food, music and dancing, and outstanding live and silent auctions, which showcase one-of-a-kind items and experiences.

Please join us for this event to support the lifesaving mission of the Red Cross.

Click here for tickets. For more information, please contact Amanda Paktinat at (203) 869-8444 ext. 121.

YWCA of Greenwich Old Bags Luncheon – May 11, 2017

Time: 11:00 am
Location: Belle Haven Club

Contact Jackie Stam at j.stam@ywcagreenwich.org or 203-869-6501, ext. 102. Click here for more information.

2017 Old Bags Luncheon Co-Chairs (from left) YWCA Board members Karen Morstad, Lauren Walsh, Cecilia Lieberman, Judith Wertheimer, and Eva Maria Janerus.

 

Greenwich Hospital’s Under the Stars – June 24, 2017

Riverside Yacht Club from 7:30 to 11:30 pm. Featuring Gavin DeGraw, GRAMMY® nominated, multi-platinum selling singer and songwriter, known for his chart topping hits such as “Chariot,” “Not Over You,” “I Don’t Want To Be,” and his most recent hit song, “She Sets The City On Fire.”

The event will feature a live auction, high-end wine and liquor auction, and open bar and food service.

To purchase tickets or for information, contact the Special Events team at (203) 863-3865. Additional information can also be found on Greenwich Hospital Foundation’s website.

 

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