The Circuit Oct, 10th 2008

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Over 300 young philanthropists joined honorary chairs Emma Stone, Emanuelle Chriqui, and Nigel Barker at the Young Leadership Council's Red Ball to support Gilda's Club Worldwide.  Guests enjoyed an evening of dancing, hors d’oeuvres and cocktails with a luxury silent auction and exciting raffle.  See More Photos!

On October 5, 2008, 450 professionals partied at the Chelsea Art Museum for the Don’t Stop Believin’ Benefit, a black tie fundraiser to support a rare chromosome disorder called Emanuel Syndrome. NY1 news anchor, Jessica Abo (center) chaired the successful event. See More Photos!


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Fri, Oct 17th:
Best event to break out your swing dancing moves:
 The Junior Council of the United Cerebral Palsy of NYC, presents Party Like It's 1929 at the Price George Ballroom.




Sun, Oct 19th:
Best event to have a laugh with celebs for a great cause: The Upright Citizens Brigade and Funny or Die present Give Food A Chance: A benefit for the Mercy Corps Action Center to End World Hunger.




Wed, Oct 22nd:
Best event to have a cocktail for a cause: The American Red Cross in Greater NY Young Professionals Committee presents Cocktails for a Cause at Le Cirque.


Tues, Oct 28th:

Best event to mingle and meet NY's elite: Join Tiki Barber, Charles Grodin and friends at the 2008 Breakthrough Ball to benefit The Children’s Cancer and Blood Foundation at The Plaza. 

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Featured Young Philanthropist - Byrdie Bell

Hometown: Born in Chicago raised in New York 
Occupation: Model /Actress
Charities You Feel Closest To: Charity: Water, Fountain House
Recent Events You've Been To: La Mer and Oceana party for World Ocean Day 2008, Frederic Fekkai Greenwich salon opening in support of the Greenwich Historical Society
Favorite Book of the Moment: The Mystic in the Theatre: Eleonora Duse by Eva La Gallienne
Favorite Restaurant: Barolo Garden
Favorite Bar or Lounge: Bowery Hotel
Item You Can't Live Without: My iPod
Your Favorite Date Spot: Film Forum
Paris, London, Milan or NYC?: NYC
Uptown or Downtown Girl?: Downtown
Union Square or Central Park?: Both!
Go-To Designer: Ralph Lauren
Shoes or Bags: Shoes, high ones!
Most Dangerous Store: American Apparel and the new Rick Owens store on Hudson Street

Favorite Channel/TV Show:  Run's House and Big Love
(Photo: Michael Polizzi) 


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