The Friends of Hermione Benefit Gala– Lafayette in America will honor Dr. Henry Kissinger, Christine Lagarde, and Charlie Rose @ The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. 6:30 Cocktails will begin/ followed by dinner at 8:00.
The event will help fund Hermione Voyage 2015, the sailing of a fully reconstructed version of The Hermione, which General Lafayette sailed to America in 1780 in aid of the American Revolution, across the Atlantic.
Gala Co-Chairs: P. Miles Young, Pascale Richard, Irwin Gotlieb, and Sir Martin Sorrell.
Honorary Board: H.E. Gerard Araud (Ambassador of France to the United States), Ambassador Walter Curley, Jr., Ambassador Howard H. Leach, H.E. Bertrand Lortholary (Consul General of France in New York), Ambassador Felix Rohatyn, and Ambassador Craig R. Stapleton.
Tickets for the Friends of Hermione - Lafayette in America Gala are priced as follows:
Admiral’s Table (12 Guests) - $50,000
Captain’s Table (10 Guests) - $20,000
Lieutenant’s Table (10 Guests) - $10,000
Sailor’s Deck (Individual Tickets) - $750
For purchase information, please visit http://www.hermione2015.com/nyc-gala-101414/.
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