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PHILANTHROPY BE THE MATCH WALK + RUN

WRI’S COURAGE TO LEAD 35TH ANNIVERSARY DINNER

townre.nyc/bethematch September 30th, 8:30am Roosevelt Island Firefighter’s Field, 405 Main Street

townre.nyc/wricourage October 12th, 6:30 - 9:30 pm Cipriani’s, 25 Broadway

Help support those patients in need of a marrow transplant by walking or running in Be The Match, where every dollar raised helps fund life-saving research for blood cancer.

This biennial fundraising dinner honors leaders who have been ambitious and tireless in their dedication to protecting the planet and improving people’s lives. Funds raised will help the World Resources Institute continue to run with strength on five continents.

THE NEW YORK WOMEN’S FOUNDATION FALL GALA townre.nyc/nywfgala October 2nd, 6:30 - 9:30pm The Plaza, Fifth Avenue at Central Park South

STRENGTHENING NEIGHBORS INSPIRING CHANGE GALA

This much-anticipated event will honor four individuals who work to make our city a better place for both women and families. Reigning as the only public foundation in the United States dedicated solely to helping low-income women and girls in NYC, The New York Women’s Foundation will put on an evening to remember in The Plaza’s Grand Ballroom.

townre.nyc/queensgala October 25th, 6:00 - 9:00pm Blend on the Water, 4540 Center Boulevard, LIC Support Queens Community House in its mission of providing families with the tools necessary to enrich their lives and building healthy and inclusive communities. The organization annually offers 20,000 residents of the borough with support regardless of age or background.

MAYA’S HOPE LOTUS BALL townre.nyc/mayalotus October 27th, 8:00 - 11:30pm The Grand Ballroom, 583 Park Avenue The 6th Annual Maya’s Hope Gala will be a night to remember! The black tie event will benefit the organization’s mission to improve the quality of lives of orphaned, impoverished and special-needs children on a global scale, providing funding for caregivers and medical care for those who desperately need it.

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