CNN's Soledad O'Brien hosted the Hearts of Gold's 12th Annual Fall Fundraising Event "Giltz & Glam" last night. Hearts of Gold is a non profit organization that improves the lives of NYC's homeless mothers and their children. Held at the Metropolitan Pavilion, the event included a cocktail reception and live auction. Tamara Tunie, the event's honorary chair was there, as well as Academy-Award winning actress Marcia Gay Harden, and supermodel Emme Aronson.
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There was a runway fashion show with the fall collections of Beth Bowley, Gerard Darel, Annie Kuan, Teenflo, Transit and Zapa, including a stunning finale by Beth Bowley debuting a slip dress and limited-edtiion cashmere sequined cardigan, both created exclusively in support of HoG.
"Our entire country is feeling the economic pinch, but homeless mothers and children in NYC are among those hurting the most. These are teh very families that Hearts of Gold helps." -Deborah Koenigsberger, HoG founder and Executive Director