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PLEASE join us in support of all those affected by Hurricane Sandy and its aftermath. Hope For Hearts, a Foundation dedicated to helping heart transplant patients, will double their efforts to raise money for heart patients in need -- while giving back to the community to make sure New Yorkers bounce back from the devastation Hurricane Sandy left behind. The Hope for Hearts Foundation is pledging a portion of all ticket sales to the local American Red Cross hurricane relief fund. So, please come out to give back and help us rebuild our community in it's greatest time of need.
Join co-hosts Veronica De La Cruz and political blogger and comedian Dean Obeidallah at SoHo's Porsche Design at 7pm on November 9 to support the Eric De La Cruz Hope For Hearts Foundation's work helping heart transplant candidates, patients and their families as they face the overwhelming emotional and financial challenges of getting a second chance at life.
Our First Annual Autumn Fundraiser will feature music from opera singer Alyson Cambridge & world music artist Jose Conde, flamenco and salsa dancing by ZyriaB, a keynote address from noted healthcare advocate Wendell Potter, speeches from Hope for Hearts fundraising & heart transplant recipient Colby Salerno, Veronica De La Cruz, as well as stand-up comedy by Dean Obeidallah. All of this to be paired with a night of Latin food by celebrity chef Todd English, the West Village restaurant "August" of the Marcus Samuelsson group, and New York restaurant Mercadito; along with Latin music and dancing to make it a memorable evening.
The Fundraiser will be attended by leaders representing a wide variety of industries and communities, in both the private and public sector. Join international business owners, entrepreneurs, celebrities, public officials, socialites, civic leaders and media representatives expected to be in attendance for this special evening.
TICKETS FOR THIS EVENT ARE NOW AVAILABLE.
You can purchase VIP tickets (which include a seat at a table) for a $150 donation, or General Admission Tickets (standing cocktail tables) for a $100 donation. Ticket purchases are tax-deductible and all tickets include drinks, buffet, entertainment, keynote address. You may also reserve an entire VIP guest table ($7,500) for you and 9 other guests (10 tickets total).
A portion of all ticket sales will be donated to the American Red Cross to assist those affected by Hurricane Sandy and its aftermath.
We invite you to provide important financial support to heart transplant patients by attending or sponsoring the 2012 Fundraiser. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org with questions or for more information, or check out our Sponsorship Packages for details.
New Yorkers, don't forget, WE ARE ALL IN THIS TOGETHER. We hope you can join us for an evening of compassion dedicated to Hurricane Sandy victims and our heart transplant patients in need.
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The Eric De La Cruz Hope For Hearts Foundation
The Eric De La Cruz Hope for Hearts Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that provides financial assistance, educational resources and advocacy for heart transplant patients. Founded by TV journalist Veronica De La Cruz in honor of her brother Eric, the Foundation exists to fulfill his wish that no heart transplant patient would ever again have to suffer because of a lack of insurance or the inability to pay for life-saving medical treatment. Learn more about the Foundation at www.hopeforheartsfoundation.org today.
WE ARE ALL IN THIS TOGETHER