Charity

The Legacy of Peggy Adams

The Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League was established in 1925 to serve the community of Palm Beach County. For 90 years, the organization has continued to evolve—and 2014 was a record of a year: 10,756 animals received spay/neuter services (including 4,885 cats that received trap-neuter-vaccinate-return services); 3,936 pets were adopted into homes; and 1,381 pets …

NYeC honors Sanford Weill

  Mr. Sanford Weill, Chairman Emeritus of Citigroup and former Director of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, was honored at the Fourth Annual Gala hosted by the New York eHealth Collaborative. “I am pleased to receive this important honor from the New York eHealth Collaborative,” said Mr. Weill. “I fully support the work …

Autumn Art Auction Bids You Welcome

The Lower Manhattan Cultural Council is pleased to present their inaugural Autumn Art Auction, hosted by William Holman Gallery and in partnership with Paddle8. Bidding is now live through November 3 – visit Paddle8.com to bid! This event celebrates LMCC’s commitment to empowering artists in order to create vibrant, sustainable communities in Lower Manhattan and …

Halle Berry Continues Her Partnership With Michael Kors In The Fight Against World Hunger

by Brooke Alpart Michael Kors is pleased to announce that Academy Award–winning actress Halle Berry has again committed to joining the Watch Hunger Stop campaign to help build a world with zero hunger. As an honorary partner of the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), Berry will work with Kors to raise awareness as well …

Celebrating Good Works

Now in its fourth year, Meera Gandhi’s The Giving Back Foundation keeps exponentially increasing its reach to help assist and educate young people around the world. The organization now has projects that span five continents, and keeps finding new ways to fulfill its mission of charity and education. One such beneficiary is St. Michael’s, a …