TORCH GALA

In its 27th year, the Torch Gala at The Ritz-Carlton, Buckhead attracted 540 attendees, its largest crowd to date. Benefiting the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA), the event pays tribute to the nonprofit’s volunteers, corporate partners and physicians. This year’s honorees included Sandy Springs resident Neal Maziar, the Elvin C. Price Volunteer of the Year, and UCB Inc., the Corporate Citizen of the Year. […]

SIMPLY BUCKHEAD’S WELCOME 2017 PARTY

Nearly 400 people gathered in ADAC’s new event space to celebrate the 6th anniversary of Simply Buckhead and the addition of new members to the Valuestream Media Group family: 17th South and BuckheadView. Produced by Legendary Events, the evening of art, food and philanthropy raised approximately $8,000 for CURE Childhood Cancer through ticket sales, a raffle and 20 percent of art sales. Well-known […]

ANSWER ATLANTA FALL PARTY

Each year, Answer Atlanta selects a local charity and makes a monetary donation of between $15,000 and $20,000 to the nonprofit. The money is raised by the organization’s young business professionals who work to find creative solutions to help those less fortunate in the community. This year, the organization hosted a fall party at American Spirit Works Distillery to raise funds for Next Generation Men (NGM), […]

LATIN FEVER BALL

The lively crowd parties during the carnival-inspired “La Hora Loca.”

The lively crowd parties during the carnival-inspired “La Hora Loca.”

Guests celebrated in proper fashion at the InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta during the Latin Fever Ball, a charity gala supporting the Latin American Association. In its 28th year, the event drew 650 guests who enjoyed Puerto Rican décor and music by Orquesta Nova Sound as […]

CARING FOR CONGO GALA

Dikembe Mutombo (center) with (left to right) Genise Huey, Derek Bottoms, Keisha Lance Bottoms, Dr. Jarrod Huey, Chris Twyman, Lovette Russell, Tashia Twyman, Nikkya Williams, Travis Williams and Michael Russell.

Dikembe Mutombo (center) with (left to right) Genise Huey, Derek Bottoms, Keisha Lance Bottoms, Dr. Jarrod Huey, Chris Twyman, Lovette Russell, Tashia Twyman, Nikkya Williams, Travis Williams and Michael Russell.

Nearly 500 attendees gathered […]

CURE’S A TRIBUTE TO OUR QUIET HEROES

CURE’s 12th annual luncheon brought together more than 550 people who honored the mothers of children with cancer.

CURE’s 12th annual luncheon brought together more than 550 people who honored the mothers of children with cancer.

With a vision to make an impact towards life-saving pediatric cancer research, CURE Childhood Cancer held its 12th annual luncheon, A Tribute to Our Quiet Heroes, at the […]

TANGERINE TANGO FASHION SHOW

Atlanta Community Food Bank CEO Kyle Waide (center) with committee members

Atlanta Community Food Bank CEO Kyle Waide (center) with committee members

It takes two to tango, but sometimes, it’s just one. For every $1 raised from the Tangerine Tango Fashion Show in September, four meals were provided to families in North Georgia and metro Atlanta. More than 100 guests, dressed in orange to […]

JELF FUNDRAISER

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The Jewish Educational Loan Fund (JELF) grants interest-free loans to Jewish students from five southeast states, including Georgia, who are seeking higher education. This year, the nonprofit’s August fundraiser surpassed expectations with a lavish Buckhead venue and premier guest appearances that contributed to sold-out tickets and a waiting list weeks before the event. The 660 guests in attendance at Legendary Events’ Flourish Buckhead were greeted […]

CENTER FOR PUPPETRY ARTS’ STRING FLING

Guests enjoying dinner

Guests enjoying dinner

String Fling, the Center for Puppetry Arts’ 22nd annual fundraising gala, delighted crowds who engaged in hands-on puppetry experiences, indulged in a three-course meal and participated in live and silent auctions offering items such as golf experiences, wine baskets, a behind-the-scenes tour of Mercedes- Benz Stadium and workshop tour of Jim Henson’s Creature Shop in New York. Following […]