Activism

School Days

 Committee members Christy Simeon, Annie Palmisano, Melanie Branton Manzella and Wanda Castaneda are pictured at St. Martin’s “Spring Gala” in April. The event’s theme was “Totally 80s,” and the money raised will help with school upgrades and modernizations.

Inspired Designs

St. Charles Avenue’s “Wine, Dine & Design” 2017 tablescapes preview party and luncheon presented by Bryan Subaru and IBERIABANK benefited Bastion

Ta-Ta to Cancer

“Bodacious Bras for a Cause” was one of 20 events throughout FestiGals New Orleans.

Cooking for a Cure

Susan G. Komen hosted a star-studded chef lineup to support breast cancer research endeavors.

Latin Beat

Casa Argentina hosted a tango opera to support the Latino community.

Brighter Days Ahead

Lighthouse Louisiana raised funds to empower persons with disabilities through services, employment and advocacy.

Partying On Island Time

The largest fundraising gala for Le Petit helped support quality productions and mentoring young artists.

River Revelry

Proceeds from “CHAIRish the Children” supported the Louisiana Children’s Museum’s educational programs and exhibits.

Justice Jubilee

The Pro Bono Project hosted its 29th annual ball to ensure justice is served.

Lessons in Leadership

YLC raised funds to continue to serve young professional leaders through community service.

On the Cover

New Orleans Hispanic Heritage foundation’s annual “Azúcar Ball,” themed “El Festival de las Flores” (The Festival of Flowers) promises to be a festive night of music, dancing, food and entertainment. This year the Gálvez Cup will be presented to Jenny…

Wine and Whimsy

A celebration of wine and food brought patrons to NOWFE’s “Royal Street Stroll

From Dream to Destiny

The 15th “Mission Possible Gala” recognized outstanding volunteers and corporate sponsors of NOMMS.

Baby Benefit

March of Dimes recognized 26 Outstanding Professionals at its 31st annual gala.

Advocates for Empowerment

Lighthouse Louisiana raised nearly $75,000 to help provide education, life skills training and employment to persons with disabilities.

Lucky Seven

Community leaders were honored for their support at the 27th annual gala.

Stopping Suicide

Ellie Wainer and Teen Life Counts were recognized for their efforts to educate and prevent suicide.

Healthy Hearts

The American Heart Association honored four individuals for their contributions to cardiology.