ALEC BALDWIN, NICOLE MILLER, STAVROS NIARCHOS &
ECOFABULOUS VIPS HEAD EAST FOR
EcoFabulous in the East End
to Benefit Group for the East End
Saturday, June 20, 2009
WHAT: More than four hundred celebrities, philanthropists and environmentally-interested New Yorkers and East Enders will come together to support the protection and restoration of eastern Long Island’s natural environment at EcoFabulous in the East End to benefit Group for the East End.
Powered by bio-diesel generators and inspired by a conservation ethic, EcoFabulous in the East End will feature a farm-to-table meal sourced from local farms and prepared by award-winning local chefs; potted centerpieces that will be planted on the East End post-event; electronic event communication; and a hotly-anticipated luxury EcoAuction that features Tesla-for-a-weekend 100% electric driving experience; luxury stay at the Dominican Republics Casa de Campo with eco-spa treatments at Cygalle Healing Spa; a rare Beech tree from Marders Nursery; Ferragamo eco-handbag; Brilliant Earths recycled gold jewelry and more!
WHEN & Saturday, June 20, 2009
WHERE: Wlffer Estate Vineyard; 183 Sagg Road; Sagaponack, NY
Cocktails & Silent EcoAuction at 6:30pm
Dinner, Program & Live Auction at 8pm
WHO: Confirmed guests include:
Alec Baldwin, Honorary Auction Host
Jonathan & Somers Farkas
Nicole Miller, Honorary Dinner Host
Dee Dee Ricks
Todd Jacobs, chef/owner of Hamptons hot spots Tierra Mar and Atlantica plus EcoFabulous chefs Gerry Hayden, (The North Fork Table), Tom Schaudel (Spring Close House, Downtown Grille and Wine Bar, Passionfish), Michael Ross (Jedediahs Inn, Fiddleheads American Fish House & Grill) and Claudia Fleming (The North Fork Table)
EcoFabulous Event Co-Chairs: Katherine & Marco Birch, Carolyn & Greg Hoogkamp, Bill & Deni McChesney, Susan & Lou Meisel, Anna & Ari Meisel, Nicole Miller & Kim Taipale, Jackie & Peter Schellbach, Mary & Ken Walker.
Sponsors include EcoFabulous.com, the go-to resource for sexy, sustainable style; local newcomer Fire Island Beer and the 100% sustainable Wlffer Estate Vineyard
TICKETS: Tickets from $450-$1,250 and tables from $5,000-$50,000. www.eastendgala.org
ABOUT GROUP FOR THE EAST END:
Group for the East End protects and restores the environment of eastern Long Island through education, citizen action and professional advocacy. Established in 1972 as Group for America’s South Fork, the organization has been inspiring East Enders to embrace and act upon a conservation ethic for 37 years. For more information on the Groups work, visit www.eastendenvironment.org.