Angel Ball 2011

17 October 2011

ANGEL BALL 2011 RAISES $3.5M!

On a beautiful fall Manhattan night, an incredible $3.5 million was raised for cancer research at the Angel Ball 2011. On Monday, Oct. 17th, an overflow crowd included honorees Vladislav Doronin, Naomi Campbell, Dr. Khalid Bin Jabor Al-Thani and Romero Britto with Lorraine Schwartz once again on board as the evening’s Gala Sponsor. Reality star Kim Kardashian and her “BFF” Lala Anthony lit up the red carpet along with Eve, former Google CEO Eric Schmidt, Tommy & Dee Hilfiger, Natalie Cole, Clive Davis, Solange Knowles, and a host of other notables. “Entertainment Tonight’s” Samantha Harris emceed the show at Cipriani Wall Street which featured a luxury raffle, live and online auctions, and amazing performances by the winner of “The Voice” Javier Colon, CHIC featuring Nile Rodgers and Patti LaBelle. DJ Cassidy got the crowd up dancing well into the night. A major gift from the Charles Evans Foundation was announced with special thanks to supporters Alice Shure and Bonnie Pfeifer Evans. Of the $3.5 million raised, Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation will disburse an impressive $3 million directly to the nation’s leading young physician-scientists.