Reserve your tickets now to the NYAGV Education Fund Annual Benefit honoring Yoko Ono and Jumaane Williams.

2016-benefit-email-banner-peaceAt this popular event, scheduled for Tuesday, November 15 in New York City–you’ll support NYAGV Education Fund youth and community education programs to reduce gun violence and honor leaders in gun violence prevention.

  • Artist, performer and activist Yoko Ono will receive the Allard K. Lowenstein Award for Public Service;
  • New York City Council Member Jumaane D. Williams will receive the NYAGV Founder’s Award;
  • Actor and comedian Richard Kind will serve as event host.

Reserve your tickets and sponsorship today! 

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HOST COMMITTEE Adam Bernstein ⋅ Lee Daniels ⋅ Douglas Durst ⋅ Jonathan Durst ⋅ Jessica Hecht ⋅ Rudy Kempinski ⋅ Richard Kind ⋅ Yoko Ono ⋅ Dr. John Palmer ⋅ Marlon Peterson ⋅ Lisa Peters–Hamilton ⋅ Tom Viola

BENEFIT COMMITTEE Co-chairs: Laurel Durst & Rudy Kempinski ⋅ Terry Cohen ⋅ Marilyn Hoffman ⋅ Ellyn Kessler ⋅ Paul May ⋅ Jennifer May–Reddy ⋅ Justin Wagner

SPONSORS  (As of 9/19/16.) Principal: The Durst Organization  School: Laurel Durst & Edward Strong  Outreach: Terry & Joel Cohen ⋅ Buck & Kay Goldstein ⋅ Rebecca & James Katz   Scholarship: Barbara & Larry Hohlt ⋅ Peggy & Paul May ⋅ Mizzy Jonas Family Foundation  ⋅ Jennifer May–Reddy & Michael Reddy  ⋅ Dr. Janet Shapiro ⋅ Joan Wallstein Workshop:  Barbara J. Fife ⋅ Rebecca & Brian Fischer ⋅ Nancy & Neil Humphreys ⋅ Ellyn Kessler ⋅ Annie Schlechter & Russel Maret ⋅ Virginia Sobol & Adam Offenhartz ⋅ Dr. John Palmer ⋅ Isabel Sloane & Drew Robbins ⋅ Rachel & Richard Robbins ⋅ Christine & Justin Wagner   Education: Joan Alexander–Bakiriddin ⋅ Monica Atiya ⋅ Joanna & David Dosik ⋅ Marilyn Hoffman & Stuart Eisenkraft ⋅ Louise Gunderson & Jeffrey Embree ⋅ Jeanette Friedman ⋅ Amy S. Goldberger ⋅ Geri & Roger Hayes ⋅ Alex Kamins ⋅ Raphael Sanders ⋅ Goldberg Nikpour & Cohen, CPAs ⋅ Jackie Kuhls & Cordell Schachter ⋅ Ben Shuldiner ⋅ Brendan Speltz ⋅ Amy & Robert Stavis ⋅ Lynn & Bruce Surry ⋅ Vivian Taylor ⋅ Sheldon Teperman, MD, FACS ⋅ Laurie Nichols & Doug Villepique ⋅ Ann Zeller

Come out November 15 and support NYAGV youth and community programs to reduce gun violence!

Come out November 15 and support NYAGV youth and community programs to reduce gun violence!