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Sixth Annual Second Helping of Life Benefit for Share
Along with the back to school feel and leaves changing colors, the fall season honors Ovarian and Breast Cancer Awareness this September and October. On Monday, September 21st, SHARE, a non-profit run by survivors of these prevalent diseases, that provides counselling and support to women and their families, is hosting their Sixth Annual Second Helping of Life benefit at Pier 60, Chelsea Piers.

The evening will feature an impressive line up of local New York talented female chefs that are each paired with a celebrity guest sous chef especially for the occasion. Step out to see what these talented female foodies are whipping up including Rebecca Charles (Pearl Oyster Bar), Anita Lo (Annisa & Rickshaw Dumpling Bar), Gina DePalma (Babbo) and Alex Guarnaschelli (Butter). Guest Chefs will include Dana Cowin of Food & Wine Magazine, Ruth Reichel of Gourmet, and stars of the stage and screen such as broadcasting mavens including Samantha Mathis, Robin Mattson and Ellen Parker, Bravo “Top Chef Masters” host, Kelly Choi, and TV personality Sara Moulton.

Over a dozen of wines and spirits including Banfi and Bouchaine Vintners, Palm Bay International and Van Gogh Vodka will be poured throughout the night for imbibing and mixing up signature cocktails. A live auction will be held throughout the night to include luxury travel stays throughout Europe, cruises and even a pink Vespa scooter amongst other enticing items.

For reservations and additional information, call 212-719-0364 ext. 239 or visit Tickets range from $300 for General Admission hosted from 7-9:30 PM or $750 for the VIP reception, held from 6-7 PM.

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