The Samsung Hope for Children 11th Annual Gala hosted a star studded event last night at the Museum of Natural History. Guests included Jennifer Hudson, Laura Bush, John Legend, Eli Manning, Drew Brees, Dan Marino, Joe Torre, Jimmie Johnson, Jason Taylor, Boomer Esiason, Jamie-Lynn Sigler, and Kevin & Danielle Jonas.
[Jennifer Hudson] [Angela Martini]
These stars arrived ready to support the ongoing philanthropic initiative, Samsung Hope for Children. The initiative's goals are to help children live smarter, healthier and more sustainable lives. Between Samsung and it's partners, more than 425 organizations around the U.S. have helped raise awareness and funding for their causes.
John Legend (@JohnLegend) tweeted:
"Had a great time w/ @samsungtweets at the #Hope4Children Gala tonight in NYC. Thanks for supporting the @showmecampaign!"
Thursday, May 23
We sat down with Anne Pasternak for a few questions about Creative Time's past and future, as well as the importance of having an awareness about public art in the city.