Philanthropy

Sixth Annual Hamptons Cup Raises Over $650,000 to Fight Poverty in New York City

This past weekend in Water Mill, hundreds of families attended the Sixth Annual Hamptons Cup presented by Cartier at the Equuleus Polo Club. The event raised over $650,000 for the Robin Hood Foundation, New York’s largest poverty-fighting organization that continuously finds, funds, and creates effective programs that have led approximately 1.8 million New Yorkers out …

Free Arts NYC Hosts 18th Annual Art Auction Honoring Taryn Simon

On April 26, Free Arts NYC—an organization that provides underserved children and families a unique combination of educational arts and mentoring programs—held its 18th Annual Art Auction in honor of multidisciplinary artist Taryn Simon at the Harry F. Sinclair House in Manhattan, with guests including Maggie Gyllenhaal, Emmy Rossum, Rupert Friend, Sarah Arison, Claire Distenfeld, and …

Meera Gandhi Reaches Out

Meera GandHi is CEO and founder of the Giving Back Foundation, a non-profit organization whose focus is on alleviating poverty and suffering, with a specific emphasis  on underserved children and women. Since its inception, the Foundation’s three missions are clearer than ever: to empower through transformative education; to be a platform for dialogue and debate; …