The Kips Bay Boys & Girls Club will celebrate a milestone 100 years at its annual President’s Dinner, on Wednesday, April 1, hosted by Architectural Digest and Kravet, Inc. The annual gala will raise funds for local youth while honoring the Kravet family of Kravet, Inc. and celebrating the 43rd year of the Kips Bay Decorator Show House.
Larry, Lisa, Cary and Utta Kravet.
Dinner Chairs Margaret Russell and Bunny Williams will join Board of Trustees President James P. Druckman and dinner vice-chairs Jamie Drake, Alexa Hampton, Richard Mishaan and Christopher Spitzmiller in welcoming guests to the black-tie event at Cipriani. Simon Doonan will emcee the event, which is sponsored by Elizabeth Bradley Home and the New York Design Center. After cocktails and a seated dinner, members of the Kips Bay Boys & Girls Club will perform top songs from the past 100 years.
Kips Bay Boys & Girls Club Chorus, 2014.
The President’s Dinner is a prelude to the Kips Bay Decorator Show House, the organizations largest annual fundraising event. Proceeds from the dinner provide after-school and enrichment programs to more than 12,000 young people at 10 locations across the Bronx. The Kips Bay Decorator Show House is a month-long exhibition that attracts over 20,000 visitors annually.
For ticket information, call 718-893-8600 ext. 245 or look online.
The Kips Bar Boys & Girls Club President's Dinner 2014.
Photos by David X. Prutting for BFA NYC.