Jenna Wolfe, Weekend Today and Mario Cantone, Sex & The City to headline Comedy Gala to Support Programs for People touched by Cancer:
Gilda’s Club Westchester Announces Spring Gala Event Details & Honorees
WHO: , the leading regional support community for individuals impacted by cancer, will celebrate this year’s Annual Comedy Gala at The Ritz-Carlton, Westchester in White Plains, NY. Mario Cantone (Charlotte's hilarious wedding planner from Sex & The City will provide the evening's entertainment).
This year’s honorees will be Wendy Kleinman and Jodi Shapiro, Scarsdale residents who developed and co-chaired The Gilda’s Club Westchester Mah Jongg Invitational. This event raised more than $100,000 over two years for the programs offered free of charge at Gilda’s Club Westchester.
A corporate honoree will be named for the first time at this year’s Gala. Gilda’s Club Westchester selected Ernst & Young to receive this honor for their many years of financial support to the organization.
Gala Committee: Co-chair (Gilda's Club Westchester co-founder) Susie Wang, Rye Brook, NY; Co-chair Margot Milberg, Scarsdale, NY; Mary Rapaport, Scarsdale, NY; Cheryl Geller, Harrison, NY; Stacey Wechsler, Rye Brook, NY; Michele Benach, Scarsdale, NY; Dina Braun, Scarsdale, NY; Bonni Bleustein, Scarsdale, NY; Wendi Schechter, Stamford, CT; Dru Pyne, Scarsdale, NY; Cindy Valk-Danish, Rye, NY ; Erica Choset, Scarsdale, NY; and Rachel Forest, Scarsdale, NY.
WHERE: in White Plains, NY
WHEN: Thursday, March 15th, 2012
Dinner, Comedy Performance and Awards presentation 7:00pm-9:30pm
**Tickets start at $250
PRESS CONTACT: Dawn Dankner-Rosen, DDR Public Relations, 914-747-2500