Log In   ·   Become A Member

Over $5.2 Million Raised At The Breast Cancer Research Foundation Fundraiser

Michelle DiLungo

Hot Pink Party Performer Sir Elton John With Emcee Elizabeth Hurley (Photo: Rob Rich/SocietyAllure.com)

The Breast Cancer Research Foundation hosted its annual Hot Pink Party on Wednesday, April 17 2013. The party, which was held at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City raised more than $5.2 million for lifesaving breast cancer research funding and awareness. The ˇViva Fiesta! themed event, was emceed by devoted breast cancer awareness advocate, Elizabeth Hurley and featured a performance by Multi-Grammy Award-winning artist Sir Elton John.

Throughout the night, The Breast Cancer Research Foundation awarded recipients for their ongoing work. A highlight of the night was when award-winning actress Kay Krill, President and CEO of ANN INC, was honored for her outstanding leadership in the fight against breast cancer with the Foundation's Sandra Taub Humanitarian Award. During her speech Kate Hudson explained, "Breast cancer has touched people close to me as it has touched the lives of so many of us, so I want to personally thank BCRF for helping to put an end to this devastating disease. Approximately every 13 minutes a woman will die of breast cancer. We must change this, and together, with The Breast Cancer Research Foundation, we will."

For more information visit www.bcrfcure.org.


Related Articles:

Be the first to comment on this article. (Just fill out the form below)

Submit Your Comment

Please note, you are not currently logged in. Your comment will be submitted as a guest.
To submit your comment as a member, please click here.
Your Name:
* Comments will be reviewed and posted in a timely fashion
* All fields are required
Please type the word 'water'
(For spam prevention, thanks)
Rosehip Partners Real Estate
Properties In The Hamptons

East End Tick Control
The East End's only New York State licensed dedicated tick and mosquito control specialists!

Hamptons Carpet One Floor & Home
We pay less,and so do you.With over 1,000 stores in our buying group, we can get the lowest prices from the best flooring manufacturers — and pass the savings on to you.Visit our other locations: Hamptons Carpet One Floor & Home, 675 North Sea Road,Southampton, NY 11968

Hampton Luxury Liner
Hampton Luxury Liner was started in 2000 as a more luxurious way to travel from NYC to the Hamptons and back. The clientele quickly grew and over the years Hampton Luxury liner became the preferred method of transportation to the Hamptons and NYC for many living in NYC and the Hamptons that wanted a comfortable and affordable way to travel back and forth. In 2009, HLL was taken over by Classic Coach and things with the liner didn’t change to much for years and the owner there changed the buses to Prevost as opposed to Mercedes Setra Top Class Coaches that have always been a signature of the liner. Please call (631) 537-5800 to reserve a charter or email us at Hampton Luxury Liner. The Only Way to Ride!

D+J Concepts is known for a high-end cutting edge approach to design.
D+J Concepts is known for a high-end cutting edge approach to design with a balance between functionality and imagination. We skillfully and tastefully transform ordinary spaces into classic modern styles, which are understated, and luxe. We’re known for our modern transitional style incorporating antiques and modern elements for an unexpected edge.