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The Ellen Hermanson Foundation is thrilled to announce it will be hosting its annual Summer Gala Benefit on Saturday, August 27, 2022 from 6:30 PM to 10:00 PM under the stars at Hampton Racquet, located at 172 Buckskill Rd in East Hampton, NY. The Foundation is proud to honor Ingrid Arneberg, and recognize in memoriam the late Emily Levin, co-founder of The Ellen Hermanson Foundation, for their extraordinary commitment to the East End. The event will feature entertainment and dancing with Winston Irie and the Selective Security Band, and cuisine prepared by Lan Cao, the owner and executive chef of V Cafe in New York City. Jean Shafiroff, noted philanthropist, is the Gala Chair, along with the Host Committee which includes The Ellen Hermanson Foundation Board of Directors, The Executive Director and friends of the Foundation.


Proceeds benefit the Ellen Hermanson Center at Stony Brook
Southampton Hospital and the Community Partnership Program to reach underserved
women with The Bridgehampton Child Care & Recreational Center, OLA, The
Retreat, and The Shinnecock Indian Health Center.


Advanced registration is required. Early bird tickets at $550 are available until August 14; starting August 15, individual tickets are available for $625. 


For more information, to purchase tickets, to donate, or to sponsor this event, visit, or contact [email protected] or 631-907-1952.