Bideawee Ball 2017



Join Bideawee and 400 socially active animal lovers from New York City's business, social, and celebrity communities at the 2017 Bideawee Ball. The Ball which features cocktails, seated dinner, dancing, and awards to those who have made a difference in the lives of pets, is the premier social event of the year that celebrates pets and Bideawee's mission to be Greater New York’s leader in rescuing, caring for, and placing homeless cats and dogs with people who love them.

The Bideawee Ball will be held at The Pierre from 6:00 to 10:00 pm. A Silent Auction and Live Auction of special and unique offerings will be conducted. General Seating Tickets are $500.00; Junior Tickets (35 yrs and younger) are available for $350.00; Canine Companion Tickets are $50.00.  This year we will be selling Cocktail Reception Tickets for $150 and Canine Companion - Cocktail Reception for $25.

  • Host & Honorees
    HOST

    Mr. Jeffrey Toobin, a New York Times best-selling author, staff writer for The New Yorker and senior analyst for CNN, is one of the most recognized and admired legal journalists in the country. Mr. Toobin’s book, “The Run of His Life: The People v O.J. Simpson,” was the basis for the recent ten part television series of the same name that aired on FX: American Crime Story to critical acclaim. His newest book, “American Heiress: The Wild Saga of the Kidnapping, Crimes and Trial of Patty Hearst,” will be published by Doubleday in August 2016. He appears regularly on CNN, providing expert legal commentary and analysis on national issues.

    Mr. Toobin’s book, “The Oath: The Obama White House and the Supreme Court,” was published in 2012 and recognized on the The New York Times bestseller list. His book, “The Nine: Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court,” earned the J. Anthony Lukas Prize for non-fiction from the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism and the Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard University.
     

    HONOREES

    Louis Vigorito, Sabey IGM Construction
    2017 Ball Honoree

    Casey Galishoff
    Junior Honoree

    Mary M. Luria, Esq.
    Lifetime Achievement Award

    Special Cocktail Reception Recognition
    Devin Shanahan and Joseph Sorbera, III
    Young Professionals Committee Co-Chairs

  • Gala Committee

    John Olsen, Chair
    Melinda Mora, Co-Chair
    Hillary Weldon, Co-Chair
    Pallavi Atluri
    Ann Baird
    Laurie Bodor
    Amy Brostoff
    Tamara Glasser
    Jennifer Goodwin
    Anna Konik
    Barbara Kraisman
    Diana Langer-Marcus
    Chris Lipari
    Christian Moscol
    Sheila Olivares
    Stacy Rosenthal
    Devin Shanahan
    Joseph Sorbera
    Dolores Swirin-Yao
    Melissa Treuman
    Andrea Triantafillou-Grane

  • Tickets

    The Bideawee Ball will be held at The Pierre from 6:00 to 10:00 pm. A Silent Auction and Live Auction of special and unique offerings will be conducted. General Seating Tickets are $500.00; Junior Tickets (35 yrs and younger) are available for $300.00; Canine Companion Tickets are $50.00.  This year we will be selling Cocktail Reception Tickets for $150 and Canine Companion - Cocktail Reception for $25.

  • Honorary Committee

    Benefactor
    F&S Contracting Group

    Sustainer
    ASM Mechanical
    Pallavi and Anil Atluri
    Cross County Savings Bank
    Jill and Andrew Frey
    Diana Langer-Marcus
    Mary M. Luria, Esq.
    Nead Electric
    Todd B. Richter
    Sabey Data Centers
    Joseph Sorbera, Jr.
    Vincent Striano & Striano Electric
    Thomas Young

    Purr-fect Patron
    Joy Fishman
    IDEXX
    Guy Lawrence and Kenneth Kraus
    John Olsen and Doug Ray
    Joann and Phil Pucciarelli
    Carol and Larry Weissenberg
    Hillary Weldon

    Partner
    Eagle Scaffolding Services
    Garth Griffiths
    Milrose Consultants

    Committee Member
    Laurie Brockway Bodor
    Gene Ferguson
    Grace Forster
    Margaret McGetrick
    Faith Popcorn
    Dolores Swirin-Yao
    Nancy Wender and Steven Rand
    Sally Wood

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