Christie Brinkley Was Honored With The First Spirit Of Family Award At Einstein Medical Colleges 20th Annual Family Day Wild, Wild West Carnival
Presented by Marquis Jets
Sunday, August 9, 2009
Who: Christie Brinkley, Judith Ripka, Councilman Joel Rivera, Murderballs Jason Roberts and Broadway producer Daryl Roth.
Christie Brinkley was honored at the 20th Annual Family Day Wild, Wild West Carnival, presented by Marquis Jet and the National Womens Division of Albert Einstein College of Medicine. The family friendly festivities included potato sack races, hula hoop contests, a Havaiana sandal tent, pony rides, cupcake making, a Digital Dollhouse station featuring a Campion Platt Hamptons beach house design, performances and much more.
Where: The Ross School
739 Butter Lane
When:Sunday, August 9th, 2009
Why: All the proceeds from ticket sales, raffles and the silent auction benefited an extraordinary new clinical research program at Einsteins Childrens Evaluation and Research Center (CERC) that provides evaluation, diagnosis and treatment services for children with serious developmental disorders such as autism, language and learning disorders, and hearing impairments. Cutting-edge research collaborations between CERCs outstanding clinical staff and Einsteins world-class scientists will hasten the discovery of innovative treatments for these devastating conditions and, ultimately, their prevention and cure. It will improve the lives of millions of children and families across the United States.
Founded in 1955, the Albert Einstein College of Medicine is one of the worlds premiere centers for medical research and evaluation. Its a place where miracles happen.miracles like the development of Taxol, one of the most important anti-cancer drugs of the last decade and the identification of the key missing protein in the brains of Alzheimers patients, a major breakthrough in Alzheimers disease research. For more information please call (718) 430-2818.