When: 07/28/2018, 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
The Ellen Hermanson Foundation presents its fundraising gala, “An Evening of Enchantment,” on Saturday, July 28, from 6:30 to 11 PM, at the Topping Rose House in Bridgehampton. The foundation will honor Jodi Wasserman, member of the board of directors of Lucia’s Angels and Coalition for Women’s Cancers at Stony Brook Southampton Hospital.
The event will feature entertainment by illusionist and mentalist Alex Voz, cuisine by Jean-Georges, dancing to DJ Double S Productions, Mirror Photobooth NYC, and more. Jean Shafiroff, noted philanthropist, is the gala chair, and she is joined by the host committee, which includes The Ellen Hermanson board of directors and friends of the foundation.
Funds raised at the benefit will underwrite accessible mammography screenings and new state-of-the-art medical equipment at The Ellen Hermanson Breast Center at Stony Brook Southampton Hospital and its satellite locations in Hampton Bays and East Hampton.
Through Ellen’s Well, The Ellen Hermanson Foundation provides social worker-led support groups, nutrition, yoga, reiki, and other healing opportunities for breast cancer survivors. Programs sponsored by Ellen’s Well are free of charge. No patient is turned away from The Ellen Hermanson Breast Center for lack of insurance or inability to pay for treatment.