Event Details



Another Successful Gilda’s Club NYC Gala
Celebrating17 Years of Cancer Support!

Gilda's Club New York City's Benefit Gala Celebrating Our Family 17 Years of Cancer Support held on November 15th at The Pierre Hotel raised over $832,000, for another successful year!

A special thank you to our Corporate Vision Award Honoree, Dr. Mikael Dolsten, President, Worldwide Research and Development, Pfizer Inc, our Advancement of Cancer Research Award Honoree, Dr. Takashi Owa, Chief Innovation Officer, Eisai Product Creation Systems, Vice President, Eisai Co., Ltd., our Platinum Door Benefactor, Pfizer Inc, our Red Door Benefactors, Celgene and Eisai, and all of our Gold and Silver Sponsors. Your support helped to ensure that our program will continue to grow and serve all New Yorkers living with cancer.

We would also like to thank to our gala co-chairs Robert J. Easton and Mark J. Alles and dinner chair Ann Russo for their continued support of GCNYC as well as our board, volunteers, staff and all our donors for supporting our 2012 gala we couldn't have done it without you!

Our heartfelt thanks to Bill Ritter, WABC TV for hosting, Courtney Booth, Sotheby's, who conducted a lively auction and to GCNYC member MaryBeth Williams and her family for sharing their story with us.

We look forward to seeing you all again on November 14, 2013 for our 18th Anniversary Gala please save
the date!


Gala Co-Chairs

Robert J. Easton
Founder, Scisive Consulting LP
Chairman, Board of Directors, GCNYC

Mark J. Alles
President, Celgene Americas
Board of Directors, GCNYC

Dinner Chair

Ann Russo