Author: Allison Weiss
On Friday, December 2nd at a private residence in Coconut Grove (Miami), Co-Chairs Phillip & Patricia Frost, Penny & Roe Stamps of the Stamps Family Charitable Foundation, Chip Brady, Jill Viner, Cheryl & Jaime Peisach, Diane N. Weiss, Amelia Balonek & Faquiry Diaz Cala, and David & Beth Ertel join forces for the first time with special guests Russell Simmons, Jaclyn Stapp and her husband Creed lead singer/songwriter Scott Stapp to raise funds for Penn Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.
The intimate dinner party is being organized with Loro Piana, presenting exclusive ladies and men’s lines at the fundraiser, creative agency tamzdesigns, and Rosenberg Diamonds & Co., which is launching a limited edition line of jewelry that evening to benefit Penn Medicine. The party features a musical performance by singer/songwriter Brendan O’Hara.
Silent auction donors/items include: artist Eleazar Delgado, Seth Jason Beitler Fine Arts, www.AnimationArtGallery.com, Dermatology Associates, PA, of the Palm Beaches, Dr. Leslie Baumann, and private polo lessons for two with Piaget Polo Team captain Melissa Potamkin-Ganzi and her husband Marc Ganzi, captain of the Audi Polo Team. Committee Members for this exclusive event include Dr. Joshua M. Berlin, Stacey & Howard Shoer, Amy Rosenberg, Rosy & Daniel Levy, Joan & Bob Rook, and Natalia & Matthew Storm, who just published his first novel From Africanus.
Penn Medicine is one of the world’s leading academic medical centers, dedicated to the related missions of medical education, biomedical research, and excellence in patient care. Penn Medicine consists of the Raymond and Ruth Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania which is currently ranked #2 in the U.S. News & World Report’s survey of research-oriented medical schools, and the University of Pennsylvania Health System, which together form a $4 billion enterprise.
Article quoted from http://www.hauteliving.com/2011/11/russell-simmons-and-scott-stapp-to-celebrate-penn-medicine-at-the-university-of-pennsylvania-fundraiser/