Duran Duran private performance in support of raising awareness for Down Syndrome
What: Duran Duran is set to stage a private concert at the National Down Syndrome Society’s Annual Gala & Auction. The black-tie event will include cocktails, dinner, both a live and silent auction, and a special performance by Duran Duran.
Wednesday, November 14th, 2007
6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.: Cocktails and silent auction
8:00 p.m-10:30 pm.- Dinner, live auction, and performance
The Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers (23rd Street and 12th Avenue) New York City
The National Down Syndrome Society (NDSS), along with supporters of the Down syndrome community. Over 450 guests are expected to attend.
Special guests will include:
· 2007 Gala Honoree: U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions
· 2007 Gala Honoree: Cyma Zarghami, President, Nickelodeon Television
· 2007 Gala Emcee: Chris Wragge, Co-anchor of CBS 2 News
For tickets call 212-763-4365 or visit www.ndss.org
The National Down Syndrome Society is a nonprofit organization with more than 225 affiliates nationwide representing the more than 350,000 Americans who have this genetic condition. NDSS is committed to being the national leader in supporting and enhancing the quality of life, and realizing the potential of all people with Down syndrome. We demonstrate this commitment through our education, research and advocacy initiatives that benefit people with Down syndrome and their families. www.ndss.or