The Michael Bolton Charities
“An Evening Under the Stars”
August 19, 2017
Private Estate in Sagaponack, NY
Lawrence Scott and
Rob Rich of SocietyAllure.com
Celebrity event planner Larry Scott produced The Michael Bolton Charities, “An Evening Under the Stars” fundraising dinner, private concert and auction in Sagaponack, NY on Saturday, August 19th, 2017.
“An Evening Under the Stars” hosted over 300 attendees in a gorgeous, chandelier-strung tent of draped grey silk at a private estate in Sagaponack, NY. The Charities honored Susan Shin, philanthropist and founder of Shin Advisors, LLC. Kimberly Guilfoyle and Chris Wragge acted as hosts of the evening, and Lawrence Scott Events produced ‘An Evening Under the Stars’. Additionally, The Charities gave surprise recognition to Lawrence Scott for his generosity and support in creating an amazing evening. Actor Richard Kind also joined the fun by acting as impromptu auctioneer for the “Michael Bolton Package” auction prize, which included 2 VIP tickets to a Michael Bolton concert, joining Bolton for sound check, and a meet and greet with photo and a personally signed guitar by Bolton.
Notable attendees included: Kimberly Guilfoyle, Richard Kind, Susan Shin, Ramona Singer, and Chris Wragge.
Presenting Sponsors included Lawrence Scott Events and Sammi & Scott Seltzer, Lead Sponsor was Iris Smith, Premier Sponsors were Sabrina & Jahn Levin, and Platinum Sponsors were Marjorie & Bobby Emden and Gale & Ken Sitomer. Hamptons Magazine was the Media Sponsor and the Wolffer Estate Vineyard was the Wine Sponsor.
Now in its 24th year, The Michael Bolton Charities has been a consistent advocate and supporter of initiatives and organizations committed to responding to the needs of children and women at risk from domestic violence, physical and mental abuse, poverty, homelessness and human trafficking. The Michael Bolton Charities has supported more than 100 organizations across the country.
About Lawrence Scott Events:
Lawrence Scott brings unparalleled creativity and imagination to his signature special events. A native New Yorker, Larry started his career in catering before opening one of Long Island’s most successful restaurants, Larry and The Redhead. In 1989, he established Lawrence Scott Events and instantly gained a reputation for his exceptional, one-of-a-kind celebrations. “From the ridiculous to the sublime”, A Larry Party™ brings families and friends together for life’s most memorable moments and milestones. While known for his non-stop innovation and ahead-of-the-trends approach, Larry is equally known for his philanthropic efforts. Larry’s commitment to community has spanned decades of support for charitable causes including, Make–A–Wish, The Feinstein Institute, Live Out loud, Forward Face, City Of Hope, and MS, to name a few. Larry’s reputation is that of a generous and charismatic man who considers his employees “family” and treats his clients with adoration and respect. They return to him time and again to celebrate all of life’s important occasions knowing their party will be like no other — and one that they… "will NEVER, EVER forget!"