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Cause Parties for a

june

BROADWAY on PONCE

June 4 8:30 PM. Actor’s Express

fundraising event at Le Masion Rouge at Paris on Ponce will feature a surprise Broadway headliner, the incredible Ragtime, Jazz and Dixieland band, Blair Crimmins and the Hookers, as well as juggling, magic and dancing, delicious appetizers and decadent desserts, plus a live and silent auction.

actors-express.com.

I HAVE A VOICE

June 4 6:30 PM. Fundraiser at American Spirit Works with light hors d’oeuvres and cocktails followed by dinner, dancing and a brief live auction. The highlight of the evening will feature a performance by a small representative group of children who attend GiGi’s Playhouse Atlanta. gigisplayhouse.org.

cheers for children June 10 8 PM-midnight. This

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta cocktail benefit will take place at American Spirit Works. Guests can enjoy an open bar, catered hors d’oeuvers, a silent auction, raffle prizes and live music. choa.org.

AN EVENING UNDER THE STARS

June 11 The Drake House is celebrating 10 years of service and success at Hodge Farm in Milton with an evening of fun and fellowship, with fabulous food, live music and fun auction items.

thedrakehouse.org.

LEUKEMIA & LYMPHOMA SOCIETY’S “MAN AND WOMAN OF THE YEAR” CELEBRATION

June 11 This Grand Finale Gala at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta

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celebrates the culmination of a 10-week competition to raise funds for blood cancer research. The evening features a reception and dinner, as well as a live and silent auction. mwoy.org/ga. lexie.

jachowicz@lls.org. 404/720-7802

LOST OASIS 2016: Glow

June 11 8 PM-midnight. Join the Artemis Guild at Fernbank Museum for this 22nd annual event, inspired by the special exhibit, “Creatures of Light: Nature’s Bioluminescence.” This spectacular night to benefit children’s education features live music, hors d’oeuvres, an auction, prize drawing and the Lost Oasis Wine Wall. 404/929-6404.

artemis@fernbankmuseum.org.

MAGNOLIA BALL

June 11 Enjoy an elegant evening of cocktails, live and silent auctions, dinner and dancing to the ever popular “Grapevine” at the Dunwoody Country Club. Proceeds fund the preservation of Bulloch Hall, the 1839 childhood home of Mittie Bulloch, President Theodore Roosevelt’s mother. 770/992-1731.

bullochhall.org.

Southeast EMMY® AWARDS GALA

June 11 The Southeast Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences will recognize the best of the region’s TV productions at the 42nd annual awards dinner at the Grand Hyatt Buckhead, kicking off with a Champagne reception at 5 PM, followed by dinner at 6 PM and awards presentation at 7 PM. natassoutheast.tv.

southeastemmy.com.

CRUSING THE WORLD

June 14 5:30-9 PM. The Women’s Business Network of the Sandy Springs Perimeter Chamber of Commerce will present the 4th annual fashion show at UPS World

www.southernSeasons.net

Headquarters in Sandy Springs. Chamber members and other women’s business and community leaders will model clothing and accessories from the Drake Closet. Benefits the Drake House.

sandyspringsperimeterchamber. com.

Goodwill 90th birthday Celebration gala June 16 6-10 PM. The cocktail

style event will be held at the Delta Flight Museum and the birthday themed design captures the Goodwill spirit with festive, branded colors and floral décor designed by William Fogler. Drinks, dining and a live musical performance by Kristian Bush of Sugarland are sure to make this a night to remember. Proceeds benefit Goodwill of North Georgia.

goodwillbirthday.eventbrite.com.

THE WHITE PARTY

June 18 7-11 PM. Annual cocktail party and silent auction to benefit homeless youth served by CHRIS Kids at Mason Fine Art Gallery. 415 Plasters Avenue, Atlanta. 404/486-9034. chriskids.org. whitepartyatlanta.org.

BOOTS AND BLUEGRASS June 23 7:30-10 PM. Join

Ashford Park Friends of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta for an evening of cocktails and music at Southbound Restaurant in Chamblee. choa.org.

FATHER OF THE YEAR AWARDS DINNER

June 23 6:30 PM. Five prominent business leaders will be honored by the Atlanta Father’s Day Council at this annual dinner at the the College Football Hall of Fame. Benefits the American Diabetes Association. Contact Tiffany Kirkland at tkirkland@diabetes. org or 404/320-7100 ext. 3096.

diabetes.org/foty.

Beer Garden Silent Auction and Fundraiser June 25 5:30-8:30 PM. Enjoy

a casual evening outdoors at Oakhurst Garden with local brews, food and music at this popular fundraiser for the Wylde Center, an environmental education organization. wyldecenter.org.

2016 BLACK TIE GALA

June 25 Presented by Winning The Battles in your Mind, this 4th annual black-tie benefit at the Cobb Galleria Centre supports families with children stricken with sickle cell anemia. The event features a full-course dinner, fashion show, entertainment and silent auction. 770/309-3655.

winningbattlesinyourmind.org.

WONDERFARM

June 25 7-11 PM. Premiere event that brings together fare from Atlanta’s most celebrated chefs and an art experience curated by Kris Pilcher. Guests can enjoy a cocktail reception, gourmet seated dinner, interactive demonstrations, performances, art installations and a silent auction within the new Armour Yards. Benefits Community Farmers Markets and WonderRoot. wonderfarm.org.

juLY NBAF GALA

July 9 7 PM. NBAF will present its annual gala, “Platinum and Purple: A Marquee Evening” at Flourish by Legendary Event. Hallmarks of the gala are lively entertainment and great performances, and a live and silent auction of unique items. Pedro and Tomeka Cherry, honorary chairs. Co-Chairs are Tony Conway, Brenda Wood, and Monica and John Pearson. NBAF will showcase and honor the trailblazers and luminaries who have contributed to

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