Bailey House, a non-profit organization that has been servicing homeless people with HIV/AIDS, will be hosting the Baily House Gala & Auction 2015 on March 26 at Chelsea Piers beginning at 6PM.
The Gala will be hosted by Ted Allen, host of Food Network’s Chopped and spokesperson for Dining Out For Life®. The storied Auction follows the Gala and remains one of the hottest parties in town. Featured Auction items include Robert Mapplethorpe and Herb Ritts photographs; a stay at Gaia Hotel and Reserve, a 5 star resort in Costa Rica; VIP set visit to The Good Wife; tickets to The Visit and backstage meet-and-greet with Chita Rivera; luxurious getaways to Paris and Los Angeles/Palm Springs; outstanding works of established and contemporary artists; and a unique and robust selection of home furnishings and décor. Through generous sponsorships, celebrity support and phenomenal auction items, Bailey House has raised over $15M since its inaugural event in 1988. All proceeds benefit Bailey House programs that help transform the lives of low-income New Yorkers living with HIV/AIDS and other chronic illnesses.
Honorees include: Jane Pauley, a respected television anchor and journalist who is a longtime supporter of Bailey House and a powerful advocate in the field of mental health; Brad Goldfarb and Alfredo Paredes, generous philanthropic leaders from the worlds of media, fashion and design; New York City Council Member Corey Johnson, a passionate leader in addressing the inequities in housing and access to healthcare facing low-income and HIV-positive New Yorkers; and the National Black Leadership Commission on AIDS, Inc. and the 30 for 30 Campaign for the work each is doing to improve the lives of people of color and women living with and affected by HIV. Presenters include Academy, Tony and Golden Globe-winning actor Joel Grey for Ms. Pauley, and Congressman Sean Maloney and his husband Randy Florke for Mr. Goldfarb and Mr. Paredes.
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Bailey House Gala & Auction 2015
Thursday, March 26, 2015
Pier 60, Chelsea Piers
6:00 PM/VIP Cocktail Reception & Gala Dinner
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