Angel Ball 2023
Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation for Cancer Research will host the 25th annual signature fundraiser, the Angel Ball at Cipriani Wall Street. The star-studded event, known for its amazing live entertainment and celebrity participants, honors outstanding individuals who have made significant humanitarian and philanthropic contributions in support of cancer research. For 25 years Gabrielle’s Angel Ball has funded over $41 million in research grants to the best and brightest early cancer scientists whose research focuses on finding better treatments, preventions and cures for patients with leukemia, lymphoma and related blood cancers. This year, the Angel Ball will honor Hospitality Entrepreneur, Richie Akiva, and Founder and CEO of The Elizabeth Elting Foundation, Elizabeth Elting. Honorary Chairs of the Gala include Amy & Brian France, Marc J. Leder and Warren Lichtenstein. Guests at the black-tie fête, emceed by Emmy Award-winning TV Host, Journalist & Author Tamron Hall will be treated to special live performances and can dance the night away to music by Grammy Award-winning, R&B legend, Jermaine Dupri.
The evening will be presented by Cincoro Tequila, Farfetch and Lorraine Schwartz, with additional sponsors including Dennis & Co., Valmont, Whispering Angel and IKRAA Caviar. The live auction will be conducted by Jamie McDonald along with a paddle raise, led by Star Jones. A silent auction will be hosted by Charitybuzz and will run online from October 17th – October 30. This year the Gala will also presents a dedicated art auction which will feature works by Peter Tunney, Mr. Brainwash, Romero Britto, and more.