For tickets or more information, please call Barbi Zakin at 212-744-0799 or e-mail barbiz@ Press contacts: New-York Historical Society: Laura Washington | 212-873-3400 x263 | e-mail: lwashington@& Ruder Finn Arts & Communications Counselors: Sarah Buffum | 212-715-1594 | [email protected] New York Womens Foundation 25th Anniversary Breakfast: The New York Womens Foundation hosts their 25th Anniversary Celebrating Women Breakfast honoring Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton with The Century Award; Ai-jen Poo, director of the National Domestic Workers Alliance with the Celebrating Women Award; and Merble Reagon, Executive Director of the Womens Center for Education and Career Advancement with the Celebrating Women Award.The Celebrating Women Breakfast will be held on Thursday, May 10, 2012 from Time: AM to AM at the Venue: Marriott Marquis in New York City.
Gala Chair Ken Langone, Chair of the Board of Trustees and Physician Chair Robert I. Farber Dean and CEO invite you to join them in honoring Marica Vilcek and Jan Vilcek, MD, Ph D on Thursday, May 3, 2012 Venue: Cipriani 42nd Street Time: Cocktails p.m. New-York Historical Society: "Strawberry Festival 2012" honoring Chelsea Clinton: The New-York Historical Society will present Chelsea Clinton with the History Makers Medal on Tuesday, May 8, as it holds its annual Strawberry Festival benefit luncheon. Past recipients of the distinguished service award include Hillary Clinton, Kirsten Gillibrand, Michelle Obama, Anna Quindlen, Lesley Stahl, Christine Quinn and Wendy Wasserstein.
Time/Venue: The event, celebrating women in philanthropy, will take place from noon to p.m. Chelsea Clinton has worked at and Avenue Capital and studied at Stanford, Oxford and Columbia Universities.
at the New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West at 77th Street. She is currently pursuing a doctorate at Oxford, working at New York University and working with the Clinton Foundation and the Clinton Global Initiative.
Her recent professional and academic work, including her publications, has focused on questions of how to improve access around the world to relatively low-cost, high-quality health care services for both acute and chronic needs, and on more holistic questions of empowerment and equal rights (in areas including health and the arts), particularly with concern to children.
Chelsea Clinton currently serves on the boards of the Clinton Foundation, Clinton Global Initiative, Clinton Health Access Initiative, IAC Interactive Corp, the School of American Ballet, Common Sense Media and the Weill Cornell Medical College. See also: Wikipedia | NNDB | Facebook | ABC News: The Evolution of Chelsea Clinton | NY Times: Chelsea Clinton, Living Up to the Family Name | New York Magazine - Chelseas Morning: The Clinton heiress finally steps up to the mikeand proves shes a natural.
About Strawberry Festival: The first recorded gathering of the New-York Historical Society's Strawberry Festival was on June 15, 1856, in Washington Square Park, where guests enjoyed a stimulating lecture and a strawberry feast.
Proceeds from the Strawberry Festival support the major exhibitions and education programs of the New-York Historical Society.
Strawberry Festival tickets range from 0 for a Friend ticket to ,000 for luncheon Co-Chairs, which includes seating for ten guests at the History Maker table.
BARTH IN THE HAMPTONS - Presented by Social Life Magazine & Rand Luxury: Event includes four hour open bar, live performing artists, fine cuisine. Venue: East Hampton Studio, 75 Industrial Rd Wainscott, NY 11963.