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“Forget-Me-Not” Gala” hosted by CaringKind

June 5, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm


Members of New York City’s philanthropic, business, health care and Alzheimer’s communities will join forces on Monday, June 5, 2017 at The Pierre, at the annual “Forget-Me-Not” Gala” hosted by CaringKind, (formerly known as the Alzheimer’s Association, NYC Chapter). CaringKind has been NYC’s leading expert in delivering programs and resources for individuals and families affected by a dementia diagnosis for over three decades. The event is expected to raise $2 million. The fundraiser will be chaired by Fred Hassan, Partner & Managing Director, Warburg Pincus LLC.

Honored at this year’s Gala with the Corporate Leadership Award will be Allergan, for its longstanding partnership and generous support of CaringKind. Accepting the award will be Brent Saunders, CEO and President.

CaringKind, will also honor its longest-serving Board Member William M. Brachfeld, as well as Heath B. McLendon, Board Member Emeritus, for their service and dedication to CaringKind and the New York City Alzheimer’s and dementia community.

The evening will offer a cocktail reception, silent and live auctions, and dinner and dancing to Hank Lane Music and Productions with Harris Lane, band leader.

Monday, June 5, 2017
• 6:00 p.m. – VIP Reception
• 6:30 p.m. – Cocktails & Silent Auction
• 7:30 p.m. – Dinner & Dancing

The Pierre: 2 East 61st Street at Fifth Avenue in Manhattan
To purchase tickets, visit www.caringkindnyc.org/gala/ or contact Kelly Keenan at KKeenan@caringkindnyc.org or 646-744-2927.


June 5, 2017
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm