Gabrielle's Angel Ball Awarded NY an exceptional night with an array of A list stars. Hollywood and Bizz world bigwigs came out to lend their support to the foundations cause of cancer research. The black-tie benefit was presented by Grammy-nominated song writer Denise Rich, and her daughters Daniella Rich Kilstock and Ilona Rich Schachter, who lost her daughter Gabrielle to cancer.The foundation is a namesake of her daughter and was started in1996. The sumptuous event is always the highlight of the NY social season and is known for its entertainment value and celeb crowd. The event featured a cocktail reception, dinner, show and both live and online auctions. The highlight of the event was rocking performances Natalie Cole, Smokey Robinson and DJ Cassidy.
The event honored Bonnie Pfeifer Evans, trustee Bonnie Pfeifer Evans, Trustee of The Charles Evans Foundation and Lester and Sue Smith, Founders of The Lester & Sue Smith Foundation. We spotted Kanye and Kim Kardashian, Ashanti, Bar Rfaeli, Estelle, Roberto Cavalli, Lorraine Schwartz, Ethan Zohn & Jenna Morasca, Clive Davis, Russell Simmons, Jessica White, Star Jones, Ivana Trump, Lorraine Bracco, George Hamilton, Simon de Pury, Amare Stoudemire & Alexis Welch, Tyson Chandler & Kimberly Chandler, Mark Linn-Baker, Tamara Eccelstone, Suleika Jaouad and many others.