The Walter Thurmond Foundation for Arts and Education
Friday, August 29, 2014 from 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM (EDT)
New York, NY
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
On Friday, August 29, 2014 at 7pm, New York Giants Walter Thurmond will host a cocktail party in celebration of the launch of the Walter Thurmond Foundation for Arts and Education, in partnership with United Way of America's ReadNYC Program, Pros for Africa, and Impact Repertory Theater.
The event will be held at Shadow Boxers, the newest upscale sports bar in New York City located at 215 West 40th Street. A host of Thurmond's NFL brothers will be in attendance in support of this wonderful foundation as well as other celebrities. Additionally, there will be a silent auction held throughout the evening and guests are encouraged to make donations anytime during the event. There will be a red carpet from 7 to 8pm before the party begins, where VIP guests will enjoy food and an hour open bar sponsored by Nicole Murphy's Destiny Moscato. An after party will be held immediately after the cocktail party’s commencement for VIP guests only. The after party will be held on a private yacht with a breathtaking view of the city.
This cocktailed-attire event serves as a fundraiser for the following organizations: United Way of America’s ReadNYC Program; Pros for Africa, a Pros for Africa is a volunteer-led, nonprofit organization based in Oklahoma City that encourages professionals of all fields to share what they know, have and create with the children of Africa; Impact Repertory Theater, a Harlem-based performing arts company for the many kids who have entered its walls. The company provides a safe space where they can explore their full potential without fear of stigma, ridicule or recrimination. For more information on these incredible programs, please visit walterthurmondfoundation.org.
The fundraiser takes place after the last preseason game for the Giants and the Patriots. Join Walter Thurmond and Creative Edge Public Relations for a celebratory night, in support of an excellent cause. Please view the ticket price tier below.
$250-VIP/Red Carpet Admission
$500- VIP/ Red Carpet Admission*
*Includes VIP admission, open bar and ticket to the private yacht to celebrate with Walter and his teammates and that each guests will be transported in Mercedes Sprinters provided by A-List Transportation.