Novak Djokovic Foundation to hold second annual fundraising dinner in New York
On Tuesday, September 10, 2013, the Novak Djokovic Foundation will hold its second annual fundraising dinner in New York.
One day after the US Open final, Honorary Chair and No.1 tennis player in the world, Novak Djokovic, will host the event and dinner with a live auction.
Many distinguished guests, royals and leading names from the world of sport, fashion, film industry, music… will be there to support the Foundation and raise funds for preschool programs in Serbia.
The Foundation’s third charity event will be attended by Global Fundraising Chairman, Milutin Gatsby, Executive Director of the Foundation Jelena Ristic, event chairs Kate Hudson, Goldie Hawn, Tommy and Dee Hilfiger, Donna Karan, Naomi Campbell, Harvey Weinstein international entrepreneur Ronald Burkle, charity’s Global Ambassadors The Duchess of York, Sarah Ferguson, and Princess Charlene of Monaco.
The inaugural dinner in New York last year and the London Gala in July raised about 3,2 million dollars for underprivileged children.
The third charity event will be held at Capitale from 7:30 pm. Dinner with live auction begins at 8:30 pm.
Ricky Gervais, Olivia Palermo, Karolina Kurkova, Molly Sims, Kevin Spacey, Candice Swanepoel, Camila Alves, Meghan Markle, Mehcad Brooks, Louise Roe, Jessica Hart, Stavros Niarchos, Jimmy Connors, Nigel Barker, Jesse Metcalfe, Cara Santana, Izabel Goulart, Angela Lindvall, John McEnroe, Anne V, Daria Strokous, Toni Garnn, Chloe Bridges, Nicky Hilton, Selita Ebanks, Oliver Theysken, Ryan Lochte, Jourdan Dunn, Vladimir Restoin Roitfeld, Dree Hemingway, Lapo Elkann and more will also be there to join forces with the Foundation.
Guests will be treated to a coctail, dinner, live auction and evening entertainment, including special performances by supernatural entertainer Lior Suchard, piano iconoclast, ELEW and World Champion international breakdancing phenomenon BBoy Neguin.
The Novak Djokovic Foundation enables children from disadvantaged communities to grow up, play and develop in stimulating, creative and safe environments, with strategic community facility planning, development and financing, whilst instilling respect and consideration for their surroundings.