Thank you to everyone who helped to make our 10th Anniversary Benefit Luncheon, Celebrating Women, such a success with more than $313,000 raised for our comprehensive cancer program which provides free support to women like Nancy Ireland, our Gilda’s Club member speaker who shared her touching story about her cancer
The Celebrating Women luncheon is hosting its 10th Anniversary benefit luncheon at the beautiful Metropolitan Club on Wednesday, May 10. This established event brings together more than 250 professional women and men with sponsors from the bio-pharmaceutical, investment banking, legal, advertising and cosmetic industries. We are proud to welcome Fox
The second floor of our Clubhouse is busy. Each day, 100 or more members attend support groups in one of four designated rooms, and children and teens utilize the pantry area, known as Gilda’s Study Corner, to do their homework with a trained volunteer. It had become a very tired
We are excited to welcome back to Gilda’s Club, The John Lennon® Real Love Project workshop, a program of Theatre Within. The John Lennon® Real Love Project is a songwriting and music workshop that teaches basic guitar and song writing techniques using John Lennon’s music and message as an inspiration.
Emma Stone, in collaboration with Lionsgate Films, hosted a special preview screening in November of her Oscar winning movie, La La Land, in which she plays Mia, an aspiring actress living in Los Angeles who falls in love with an aspiring jazz musician. The screening was held for teens from our
This annual reception is held each year to honor our most outstanding donors from the previous year. Gifts of $2,500 or more are considered for the Red Door Society. We are thrilled to announce that 70 donors qualified for the 2016 year, and 34 new plaques with the donor’s inscriptions
Congratulations to Gilda’s Club NYC Ambassador, Emma Stone on her Golden Globe win for Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy for La La Land. Emma has been an ambassador for Gilda’s Club NYC since 2012 and has especially become a very good friend to
A little over a year ago, I was diagnosed with Stage 4 breast cancer. My diagnosis went from zero to worst case scenario in the span of two weeks. After multiple scans, tests, and biopsies, results showed that my cancer had already spread to my lymph nodes, spine and femur.