A Record $430,000 Raised for Cancer Research
The 14th Annual Hamptons Happening was held on Saturday, July 14 and raised a record $430,000 in support of the Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation’s international efforts to cure cancer.
This year, SWCRF honored leading visionaries in their respective industries including Chef Honoree Matt Lambert, Executive Chef & Co-owner of The Musket Room and Michelin Star Recipient; Fashion Honoree Ramy Brook Sharp, Founder & Creative Director of Ramy Brook; and Business Honoree Joe Farrell, Founder & President of Farrell Building Company.
Held at Kenneth and Maria Fishel’s beautiful Bridgehampton estate, the event drew more than 300 guests and was emceed by CBS 2 Co-Anchor Chris Wragge.
The evening’s celebration included a live auction of thoughtfully curated items including a Rosewood Fairmont Resorts package; dinner and wine pairing for eight at The Musket; golf foursome at The Bridge, Robert Rubin’s swanky golf club; and a “Passport” vacation with more than 20 travel destinations to choose from went to two lucky winners.
Join us in thanking the Hamptons Happening honorees, sponsors, chef participants, guests, and volunteers, andthe committee members who organized this remarkable event: Event Chair, Marion Waxman, Sponsorship Chair, Karen Amster-Young, Journal Chair, Erica Linden-Fineberg and committee members, Chris Arlotta, Ellen Antonucci, Jordan Brail, Maria Fishel, Barbara Lambert, Jessica Mackin, Laurie Schaffran, Jake Taub, and Erin Woudsma.
Thanks to our generous Transportation Sponsor, all Hamptons Happening ticet holders can recieve $10 off their next ticket purchase on the Hamton Luxury Liner! Check out their schedule here and book your next trip out east.
All photos by Rossa Cole for Rob Rich/SocietyAllure.com