Young Collector’s Night (Sotheby’s)
New York Social Diary:
East Side House Settlement and Sotheby’s hosted a kick-off party for the Young Collectors Night at the Winter Antiques Show. More than 80 partook of the cocktails and hors d’oeuvres in Sotheby’s 8th floor gallery to honor and thank the Young Collectors Night Vice Chairs and Benefit Committee.
Guests were welcomed by Co-Chairs Emily Israel and Courtney Booth, and Executive Director of East Side House, John Sanchez. The YCN Vice Chairs are Valerie and Brad Aston, Alexandra Buckley Voris, Stephanie and Frederick Clark, Kipton Cronkite, Cristin DeVeer, Elizabeth Meigher, Billy Nacey, Anika Yael Natori, Allyson and Chris Pachios, Tatiana G. P. Perkin, Marie Rentschler, and Caroline Rowley.
Proceeds from this glamorous evening benefit East Side House Settlement, a leading social service agency that serves the Mott Haven section of the South Bronx, within the poorest Congressional district in the United States. The focus of the East Side House Settlement is education and technology training as gateways out of poverty. Programs include early childhood, after-school programs, Mott Haven Village Preparatory High School, Bronx Haven High School, adult education, computer technology programs and family services.
Guests at the kick-off included: Emily Israel, Courtney Booth, Valerie and Brad Astor, Tiffany Koury, Marie Rentschler, John Fondas, Stephanie and Frederick Clark, Lindsey Burn, Erin Dougherty, Clay Floren, Lisa Yom, Belem Hudson, Bennett Leifer, Cristin Deveer, Lyle & Frank Vivolo, Claudia Hamilton, Michael Moore, Amy Todd Middleton, Cassandra Seidenfeld, Tracy Stern, Nicky Rose, Lindsey Harper, Amanda Carpenter, Alexandra Daum, Catherine Miles, Melissa Berkelhammer, Cassandra Seidenfeld, Cynthia Kirchner, Shannon Hales, Dawne Marie Grannum, Bleeker Ward, Marisa and Walter Tomenson III, Jeffrey and Rebecca Morrison, Kate and Lizzie Horvitz, Lucinda A. Ballard, Holly Whidden, Virginia Wettlaufer, Liz Walker, Amanda Starbuck, Christopher Spitzmiller, Susan Shin, Lacary Sharpe, Sharon Sharma, Marguerite Platt, Jeffrey Pikus, Alexandra Papanicolaou, Laura Neller, Phillip McCarthy, Joy Marks, Marisa Marcantonio, Kevin Manning, David Lipke, Peter Kunhardt, Cynthia Kirchner, Megan Kelly, Roy Kean, Dorothy Joseph, Jon Hulka, Tracy Hall, Dawne Grannum, James Goldschmidt, Lara Glaister, Adele Freedman, Amanda Cannon Fredericks, Clay Floren, Clair Fitzgerald, Emily Fisher, Elizabeth Beaman & Phillip Dizard, Sarah Dillon, Ellie Coleman, Will Carey, Nicholas Brown, Emily Bracken, Regan Billingsley, Mary Barone, Shen Beatrice and more.