Greenwich Hospital Under the Stars with Gavin DeGraw
Riverside, CTJune 24, 2017
Guests were delighted by the soulful rock sound of Gavin DeGraw at this year’s Under the Stars event that raised over $700,000 for Women’s and Children’s Health at Greenwich Hospital. DeGraw is a GRAMMY® nominated, multi-platinum selling singer and songwriter, who performed many of his chart topping hits including “Not Over You,” “I Don’t Want To Be,” “She Sets The City On Fire” and his most recent hit song, “Making Love With The Radio On.” The June 24 benefit took place at Riverside Yacht Club and drew a crowd of music lovers and hospital supporters alike from Fairfield and Westchester counties. Greenwich residents Karen Brown, Andrea Sinkin Jaffe, Carol Swift and Jennifer Turano served as this year’s co-chairs.
Popular local disc jockey, DJ April Larken entertained the crowd upon arrival. Attendees enjoyed cocktails and hors d’oeuvres while bidding on exciting silent auction offerings including one-of-a-kind experiences, autographed memorabilia and high-end wines. VIP ticket holders enjoyed a meet and greet with Gavin DeGraw in an exclusive lounge area within the clubhouse followed by dinner on the patio overlooking Long Island Sound. A chic décor concept created by Sebass Events and Entertainment included stunning floral arrangements with roses and dahlias in the event’s colors of tiger lily orange, cerise pink and mystic burgundy. Emmy award-winning correspondent for CBS News, Jeff Glor, served as Master of Ceremonies.CLICK AN IMAGE TO ENLARGE