Evelyn Alexander Wildlife Rescue Center holds annual GET WILD Summer Benefit: Photos
The Evelyn Alexander Wildlife Rescue Center of the Hamptons its annual GET WILD Summer Benefit this weekend.
The organization, which rehabilitates a releasesnimals back into the wild across Long Island attracted supporters Beth Ostrosky Stern, Howard Lorber, Leslie Alexander, Liz Brown, Ginnie Frati, Jackie Rogers, Curtis Sliwa, Shelley Berkoski, Sylvia Channing, Molly Channing, Ingrid Arneberg, Will Marin, Frances Cole Jones, Cindy Clifford, Missy Hargraves and Jill Rappaport
The event was hosted by Molly Channing at the Channing Family Sculpture Garden and honored Ingrid Arneberg and Will Marin. Cindy Clifford was the evening’s emcee.
For the first time at the event there was a VIP cocktail party to welcome the 2016 sponsors, which also featured live animals.
A silent auction was held, and items included: Birds with Wisteria watercolor painting on silk by Ingrid Arneberg, Montauk photograph by Ann Weisman, the Wonder bronze figure with steel base by Gwen Marcus and memorabilia signed by sports icons Muhammad Ali, Pelé & Peyton Manning.
Other notable auction items included paintings, photography and sculptures from: John A. Bell, Barbara Bilotta, Tim Cole, Vito DeVito, Dr. Robert Dressdale, April Gornik, Sylvia Hommert, Bill Kinney, Dianne Marxe, Barbara Maslen, Terry Nestle, Connie Oshrin, Christopher Paparo, Herb Simeone, Clarissa Payne Uvegi and Brian Wasarhaley.