Greenwich, Conn. April 20, 2022 – After a two-year hiatus, the American Red Cross Metro New York North Chapter will host its annual Red & White Ball on Saturday, April 23, 2022, at Riverside Yacht Club from 6:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m.
Chaired by Chrissy Magliocco von Oiste and Lauren E. Walsh, the Ball is the signature fundraising event for the American Red Cross Metro New York North Chapter, serving Greenwich, Conn., Westchester and Rockland Counties, and the US Military Academy at West Point.
“To all who have supported the critical work of the Red Cross, we say THANK YOU! Whether Americans give of their time, talent or treasure, their commitment to helping one another should serve as an inspiration to us all. The community and civic partners we will honor during our Ball embody the best of this spirit. We look forward to celebrating our mission together,” said Stephanie Dunn Ashley, CEO, American Red Cross Metro NY North Chapter.
“We are so appreciative of the dedication of our committee members, who have worked tirelessly to create a spectacular sold-out event to support the lifesaving work of this volunteer-powered organization,” said Chrissy Magliocco von Oiste and Lauren E. Walsh, co-chairs of the 2022 Red & White Ball. “We are grateful for the overwhelming commitment shown by partners, sponsors, and guests of the 2022 Red & White Ball. We can’t wait to have a Ball!”
Honorees for the evening include:
Exceptional Service Honorees: General Mark A. Milley and Mrs. Hollyanne Milley
General Mark A. Milley and Mrs. Hollyanne Milley exemplify a lifetime of service to our nation. As the 20th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Milley is the nation’s highest-ranking military officer, and the principal military advisor to the President, Secretary of Defense, and National Security Council. Mrs. Milley has served her community as a nurse for nearly four decades and is a dedicated volunteer with many organizations, including the American Red Cross.
Humanitarian Honorees: Colleen and Philip Hempleman
Colleen and Philip Hempleman have a long and distinguished history of philanthropic leadership in Greenwich and beyond, as demonstrated through their unwavering support of the American Red Cross mission for over 25 years.
Corporate Leadership Honoree: Carlson & Carlson, Incorporated
Carlson & Carlson, Incorporated exemplifies the humanitarian spirit of the Red Cross through commitment to volunteerism and their generous financial support for local non-profits.
The American Red Cross depends on the generous support of the American public to fulfill its vital mission. Proceeds raised during the fundraiser will enable the Red Cross to prepare for, respond to, and help people affected by disasters like hurricanes, fires, and countless other crises. Sponsors of the 2022 Red & White Ball include:
Presenting Sponsor: Carlson & Carlson, Incorporated
Cocktail Sponsor: Mitcher’s, Siete Misterios Mezcal/Brescome and Barton
Stage Sponsor: Webster Bank
Dessert Sponsor: Gretchen and Sandy Prater
Registration Sponsor: The Onward and Upward Charitable Foundation
Evening Program Book Sponsor: Colonial Toyota of Milford
Media Sponsors: Greenwich Magazine/Moffly Media, Greenwich Sentinel, Serendipity, Westchester Magazine
And many generous Benefactors, Contributors, and Patrons.
The 2022 Red & White Ball committee and table hosts included: Alexis Abernethy, Andrew Amill, Todd Anderman, Amy Andrews, Suzanne Armstrong, Sarah Bamford, Peter Barhydt, Shanice Becker, Chris Bonjanovich, Elizabeth Boutry, Paula Brandes, Julia Brown, Karen Brown, Leah Butler, Christine Calzolano, Bob Capazzo, Meghan Caponiti, Anna Cappucci, Peter Carlson, Linda Chase-Jenkins, Lisa Cooper, Geri Corrigan, Stephanie Cowie, Jill Coyle, Jen Danzi, Monique De Boer, Kipp and Colleen De Veer, Alexandra DeBourcy, Jessica Del Guercio, Denise Eagan, Pamela Farr, Ali Fels, Rita Fine, Courtney Fischer, Katie Fortunato, Patti Glassford, Kathleen Godbold, Julia Grayson, Nicole Hadley, Connie Ann Harris, Colleen G. Hempleman, Mary Ann Henry, Diane Higgins, Janice Hone, William Hood, Prem Itharat, Janine Kennedy, Kellie Kerwin, Shelly Tretter Lynch, Whitney Marciano, Marsha Mifflin, Giovanna Miller, Andres Moreira, Wells Noonan, Pamela Pagnani, Sharon Phillips, Tara Restieri, Sara Selbert Savov, Louise Toland Sherriff, Abbas Syed, Nikol Thompson, Julia Grayson Nix Trampe, Olivia Walker, Tomas Fernandez Whitechurch, Heather Wise, Michele Wolfram, Amanda Richman Wurtz.
The Ball will feature fine wine and food, music and dancing, and outstanding live and silent auctions, which showcase one-of-a-kind items and experiences. The event is SOLD OUT. For additional details, to participate in the silent auction or make a donation to support the Red Cross please visit: www.redcross.org/redandwhiteball