Co-Chair Patricia Brinson, Bob Merrick representing lead sponsor Latter & Blum, Hostess Lisa Ludwig and Co-Chairs Louellen Berger and Mary Wyatt Hines invite you on Thursday, March 3, to celebrate “‘Downton Abbey’ – Going Out In Style.” WYES commemorates the final season of PBS’ most watch drama, “Downtown Abbey,” with a red carpet event beginning at […]
All of us love and watch WYES, so here's your chance to support our public television station by attending “Red Carpet Farewell to ‘Downton Abbey’” on March 3 at the home of Lisa and Tripp Ludwig! Thanks so much to Co-Chairs Louellen Berger, Patricia Brinson and Mary Wyatt Hines, along with Hostess Lisa Ludwig and Latter […]
A fresh look for a new year, we hope that you enjoy St. Charles Avenue’s updated layout! Art Director Sarah George has crafted a new appearance that’s clean, classy and classic all at once. We hope you enjoy it as much as we do. The start of a new year also brings thoughts of resolutions, […]
Academy of the Sacred Heart 4521 St. Charles Ave. • New Orleans (504) 269-1213 •AshRosary.com The Academy of the Sacred Heart is a Catholic, independent college prep school for girls, toddler through gade 12. Since 1867, the school has remained committed to values of faith, intellectual advancement, social awareness, the building of community and personal […]
“Light Up The Night” raised more than $130,000 for Lighthouse Louisiana, which has provided services and employment to people who are blind and visually impaired for the last 100 years. The funds will create opportunities for success and employment for people with disabilities.
Approximately 400 patrons attended the event, where Jane Heidingsfelder, Jim Ashbee and Jim Perrier served as Co-Chairs. Travers Mackel served as emcee.
DJ Haywood Hillyer filled the St. Charles Avenue mansion with music as guests flowed throughout. Local restaurants provided an assortment of cuisine, including Martin Wine Cellar, Cava, Chez Nous, Arnaud’s French 75, Palace Café, Joel’s Grand Cuisine, Rum House, Dickie Brennan & Co. and Margo Bonauchaud Inc.
Key auction items ranged from jewelry from Adler’s, a Mitchell Gaudet glass sculpture, paintings by Ashley Longshore and George Dunbar, a custom men’s suit by Luca Falcone, a Miami South Beach condo stay and an at-home dinner for eight by Ralph Brennan Catering with rental equipment by Perrier Party Rentals.
EVENT AT A GLANCE
What: “Light Up The Night,” benefiting Lighthouse Louisiana When: Friday, September 18 Where: Belfort Mansion