The Society of MSK Fall Party Raises $600,000
Recently The Society of MSK, along with host Monique Lhuillier, held its annual fall gala. In attendance, were a mélange of charitable types from industries ranging from fashion, business, art, and other fields gathered for a lovely dinner and cocktails and tunes from DJ D-Nice .The evening predictably was a beautiful one filled with glamour and raised over $600,000 to benefit The Society of MSK’s Associates Committee initiative to support critical trials of treatment for Pediatric Sarcoma cancer. The disease arises in the bone, muscle, or connective tissue throughout the body affecting mostly children, adolescents, and young adults. Money raised by The Associates Committee will accelerate the processes needed to launch and support clinical trials of a treatment that promises to change the future for children and young adults afflicted with this difficult disease.
Among the 350 guests notables in attendance include Nina Garcia, Eleanor Ylvisaker, Monique Lhuillier, Shoshanna Gruss, Karla Martinez de Salas, Travis Acquavella, Carolina de Neufville, Shabnam Henry, Jessica Sailer van Lith, Hayley Bloomingdale, Alexandra Lind Rose, Gretchen Gunlocke Fenton, Palmer O’Sulllivan, and Martha Sharp.