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NBAF GALA at Flourish July 9

and shaped theater as well as the young, rising stars. 404/730-6369.

nbaf.org.

SUMMER WINE AUCTION

July 28 7-10 PM. This benefit for enAble of Georgia, held at the home of Tom and Michelle Davis, includes heavy hors d’oeuvres, entertainment and an exiciting live auction.

enablega.org.

ON THE LIGHT SIDE

July 29, 30 6:30 PM. Capitol City Opera Company will be holding its annual fundraiser at the Church of the Atonement featuring the music of Stephen Sondheim. Attendees are invited to bring their own “indoor picnic” dinners, and experience beautiful music in the air-conditioned indoors. The event will also feature a silent auction.

AUGUST Kaleidoscope - A Global Celebration Aug.13 7-11 PM. MedShare, an

Atlanta-based humanitarian aid organization, will transport guests to Africa, Asia and Latin America during its inaugural fundraising gala at The Foundry at Puritan Mill. The event will feature live entertainment, international cuisine and inspiring speakers while raising funds to support MedShare’s work.

kaleidoscope.medshare.org/.

GIVE ME FIVE

Aug. 14 5 PM. An amazing fivecourse dinner will be prepared by five of Georgia’s top chefs with wine perfectly paired by five of Georgia’s best sommeliers at this evening of gourmet food and fine wine at Piedmont Driving Club. Benefits Share Our Strength. Each course will be accompanied

Kimberly Evans

ccityopera.org.

by commentary from the chefs and sommeliers. 770/436-5151.

GiveMeFiveDinner.org.

CHRIStal Ball

John Pearson, Monica Pearson, Brenda Wood and Tony Conway, Event Co-Chairs.

Summerour Studios in Midtown. Guests can enjoy summer cocktails and a silent auction followed by music and dancing. choa.org.

Aug. 20 6-10 PM. 16th annual gala at The Ritz-Carlton, Atlanta, honors Atlanta community leaders and organizations who have made significant contributions to improving the lives of children. Guests can enjoy dinner and live and silent auctions. Benefits CHRIS Kids’ programs and services.

ART PARTY 2016

404/564-3411. chriskids.org.

or call 404/233-3843 x211.

The summer sizzle

JEFFREY FASHION CARES

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta benefit will take place at the chic

charitable fashion event, founded by renowned retailer Jeffrey Kalinsky,

Aug. 26 8 PM-midnight. This

Aug. 27 7 PM-midnight. This multi-media event offers a night of premiere art exhibitions, entertainment and food and drink at the Atlanta Contemporary Art Center. For sponsorship information, contact Veronica Kessenich at

vkessenich@thecontemporary.org

Aug. 29 7 PM. Atlanta’s premier

will feature a pre-show cocktail reception, fashion show and silent and live auctions at Phipps Plaza. Lila Hertz, Jeffrey McQuithy and Louise Sams, event chairs. Proceeds benefit Susan G. Komen Greater Atlanta and the Atlanta AIDS Fund. jeffreyfashioncares.com.

crime is toast breakfast Aug. 30 This signature event

of the Atlanta Police Foundation, at the Georgia World Congress Center, recognizes the brave men and women of the Atlanta Police Department with outstanding service awards. Jeff Sprecher, honorary chair. 404/586-0180. atlantapolicefoundation.org.

ALL TIMES AND DATES SUBJECT TO CHANGE. PLEASE CONTACT INDIVIDUAL VENUE FOR CONFIRMATION. Southern Seasons Magazine

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