2018 Annual Gala

Thursday, September 27, 2018
The Plaza Hotel
768 5th Avenue
New York, NY
6:30 PM Cocktail Reception | 7:30 PM Dinner & Evening Program


We invite you to become a sponsor to not only celebrate what we have done together, but furthermore, to ensure that we can do more! A variety of packages are available, which include tickets to attend the Annual Gala; a priceless PR opportunity at a premier event, attracting hundreds of guests and community leaders; and recognition across a series of promotional collateral. Sponsorship tables start at $10,000; tickets range from $1,000 – $5,000.

For more information, please ask for the LRF Distinguished Events Team at (212) 349-2910 or email events@lymphoma.org.

Thank You To Our Event Chairs

Laura and Lloyd Blankfein

Thank You To Our Event Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor

The Connors Family

Friedman Family Foundation

Goldman Sachs Gives, at the request of R. Martin Chavez

Jerry Speyer and Katherine Farley

Platinum Sponsors

Richard Friedman

Amelia and Bayo Ogunlesi

Peggy and Al Kelly

Allison and Howard Lutnick

Julian C. Salisbury

Gold Sponsors


Daryl and Steven Roth

Stephen M. Scherr

Merryl and James Tisch

Susan and Ed Forst

Susan and Jeffrey Sussman

Silver Sponsors

Jill and Thomas Marino

Ellen Schoninger and Efraim Grinberg

The Werner Family

Lisa and Alex Grinberg

Edward E. Matthews

Miriam and David Phalen

Liselotte and Robin Vince

Barrie and Glen Kassan

John A. Nelson

Debbie and Steve Prince

Sheri and Jimmy Rosenfeld

Bronze Sponsor

Stacy Bash-Polley

Gladys and Errol Cook

Barbara and Jerry Freundlich

Stacey and Curtis Lane

David and Barbara Messer

Lauren Rosenstock, Lisa and Rick Rosenstock, Marv Conney

Gene Sykes

Brad Wechsler and Patty Newburger

Lisa and Richard Cashin

Peggy and Millard Drexler

Joan and Sanford I. Weill Department of Medicine

The Lipsky-Karasz Family

Jane and Ned Sadaka

The Condon Family Foundation

Jill and Mark Fishman

Kushner Companies Charitable Foundation

Stephanie and Steven E. Rosen

Laurence Stein

WB Wood

Premium Sponsors

Lana and Michael Beaury

The Ditzian Family

Leslie Himmel and Alan Shuch

Property Resources Corporation

Alan Cohen

Debbie and Kevin Fennessey/Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits

Dane E. Holmes

Alla and Stan Liberman

Lori and John Reinsberg

Timothy Curt and Dona Bissonnette

The Fund for Blood and Cancer Research, Inc.

Ruth and Sid Lapidus

Leigh and Cory Olson

Elizabeth and Richard Witten

Associate Sponsors

City National Bank

Larry and Gail Dobosh

Gail and Roy Geronemus

Debbie and Allen Grubman

Julie and Lance Meyerowich

Beverly and Ed Robbins

Stacey and Eric Cohen

Emily and Bennett Epstein

Lori and Gary Gertzog

Horacio and Patricia Gutiérrez

Evelyn and John Lipori

Dr. Marcia Robbins-Wilf and Dr. Perry Robbins

Jeanette and Sherman Vogel

Rellye and Martin Corwin

Wendy Gellman

Amy and Sidney Goodfriend

The Kweit and Waldman Families

Nora and Mel Masuda

Audrey and Jeffrey Spiegel

Andrea and Bruce Yablon