WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- A spring fashion show sponsored by several real estate groups will be held on Thursday, May 8, at the Glen Island Harbour Club in New Rochelle.
The event, “Brown Bag” for Hunger, is sponsored by The Women’s Council of Realtors, Empire Westchester Chapter, Hudson Gateway Association of REALTORS and Bloomingdales.
The Westchester Coalition for the Hungry and Homeless has been chosen as the recipient of the contributions. Bloomingdale’s along with Jos. A. Banks will provide the fashions.
“It is critical for us, in the real estate community, to help those less fortunate,” said Bonnie Koff, event chairperson.
“The Coalition praises the efforts of the Westchester Empire Women’s Council of Realtors for its ongoing fundraising efforts to help address these severe issues,'' said Jeanne Blum, executive director of the Coalition. "Our work together — building bridges and alliances, creating solutions for the common good, building self sustainability, helping those in need – improves the quality of life for all and makes good sense."
Paul Sarlo, of Coldwell Banker, White Plains and The Corcoran Group, will be the evening’s master of ceremonies. This year’s models will include Denise Breda, Prudential Centennial, Larchmont; Toni Guido, Douglas Elliman Armonk; E. Patrice Hayes, Keller Williams Realty Group, Scarsdale; Barrie Scaglione, Coldwell Banker, Croton-on Hudson; Vera Scatigno, Coldwell Banker Somers; Nancy Scovatti, Fidelity National Title Insurance; Sally Wacks, Houlihan Lawrence, Irvington; Marc DiTomasso, attorney; Michael Gibbons, Coldwell Banker, Dobbs Ferry; Jerome Jeffrey, Better Homes and Gardens Rand, White Plains; Bill Menin, Sotheby’s International, Tarrytown; Mike Neeley, Houlihan Lawrence, Armonk; Eric Stuerken, Better Qualified; and David Valcich, Continental Home Loans. Cocktails and registration will begin at 5:30 p.m. For information about sponsorship, underwriting of the event, table purchases or other event details, contact Bonnie Koff at firstname.lastname@example.org or Stephanie Liggio email@example.com.
Tables of 10 are $1,500, individual tickets are $150. The ticket price includes open bar, passed appetizers and dinner. Both live and silent auctions will also be part of the event. The Women's Council of Realtors is a network of successful Realtors empowering women to exercise their potential as entrepreneurs and industry leaders.
The Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors is a not-for-profit trade association covering over 9,000 real estate professionals doing business in Westchester, Putnam, Rockland, and Orange counties.
The Westchester Coalition for the Hungry and Homeless, Inc. is a not-for-profit composed of autonomous food pantries, soup kitchens, shelters, service organizations and individuals interested in alleviating hunger and homelessness in the region.