NEW YORK, Oct. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- On Oct. 23rd, the fashion and corporate worlds will join Hazelden in honoring Stephen I. Sadove, Chairman and CEO of Saks Fifth Avenue, at "Fresh Start," Hazelden's New York Awards Dinner to Benefit programs for Youth and Families, which will take place at The Pierre Grand Ballroom. Bill Moyers will host the evening, which will feature a performance by Judy Collins. The event, which is sold out, is expected to raise more than $1 million, with proceeds going to help Hazelden expand its capacity on the East Coast to treat more youth addicted to alcohol and other drugs, help them find recovery, and give them a fresh start.
Sadove will receive the William D. Hassett Distinguished Leadership Award for his philanthropy and community leadership in supporting addiction treatment and prevention programs.
"We are honored to recognize and celebrate Steve Sadove, who has been steadfast in his support of Hazelden and those struggling with the disease of addiction," said Ellen Breyer, Hazelden President and CEO. "Steve is not only an extraordinary business leader, he is a compassionate individual dedicated to helping others, and we are fortunate that he is part of the Hazelden family."
Sue and Jim Cusack, founders of Veritas Villa, will accept Hazelden's Distinguished Service Award, which recognizes those who have encouraged others to seek treatment and for supporting the community in addressing and handling addiction as a controllable disease.
The event's Honorary Chair is the Honorable Paul A. Volcker and the Dinner Chair for the evening is Ronald L. Frasch, President and Chief Merchandising Officer, Saks Fifth Avenue. Co-Chairs for the event are Peter R. Dolan, Marvin H. Koslow, Lawrence Kudlow, Jack Leslie and Thomas J. Schwarz. Patron Committee Co-Chairs are Margaret B. Hassett and Judith Davidson Moyers.
The Fashion Committee for the event includes: Robert Ackerman, Ermenegildo Zegna; Mark Badgley, Badgley Mischka; Glenda Bailey, Harper's Bazaar; Michael Ball, Rock & Republic; Todd Barrato, Brioni USA; Paul Blum, David Yurman; Alexander L. Bolen, Oscar de la Renta, Ltd.; James B. Bradbeer, Jr., Lilly Pulitzer; Caroline Brown, Akris; Dana Buchman; Giorgio Canali, Canali USA, Inc.; Marti Carroll, Longchamp; Frederic de Narp, Cartier North America; Dolce & Gabbana; Terri Eagle, John Hardy USA; Jane Elfers, Lord & Taylor; Roger Farah, Polo Ralph Lauren; Monica Belag Forman, Magaschoni Apparel Group; Stephanie George, Time Inc.; Michael Gould, Bloomingdale's; David Granger, Esquire; Lynne Greene, Clinique; Michael Groveman, Bill Blass, Ltd.; Shoshanna Gruss, Shoshanna; Patrick Guadagno, Versace USA; Pier L. Guerci, Loro Piana; Carolina Herrera; Marc Hruschka, Chopard USA Ltd.; John D. Idol, Michael Kors; Marc Jacobs, Marc Jacobs International; Jeffrey Kalinsky, Jeffrey New York; Donna Karan, The Donna Karan Company; Calvin Klein; Brigitte Kleine, Tory Burch; Bud Konheim, Nicole Miller; The Estee Lauder Companies Inc.; Eric Lauzat, Lancme USA; Nanette Lepore; Diane Levbarg, Missoni USA Inc.; Terry J. Lundgren, Macy's, Inc.; Heidi Manheimer, Shiseido Cosmetics (America) Ltd.; R. Brad Martin, RMB Venture Company; Patrick McCarthy, W Magazine/Fairchild Fashion Group; Trish McEvoy, Trish McEvoy Ltd.; James Mischka, Badgley Mischka; Richard C. Murray, Wacoal America, Inc.; Tom Murry, Calvin Klein, Inc.; Kenneth & Josie Natori, Natori Company; Sharilyn Niehaus, Charles Nolan; Charles Nolan, Charles Nolan Apparel LLC; Nancy Novogrod, Travel + Leisure; Vincent Ottomanelli, Salvatore Ferragamo; Dan Peres, DETAILS; Marco Pievani, Etro USA; Deirdre Quinn, Lafayette 148 New York; Laurice Rahme, Laurice & Co.; Andrew Rosen, Theory LLC; Chris Salgardo, Specialty Brands Group; Sir Paul Smith, Paul Smith LTD; Michele Sodi, Jil Sander America, Inc.; Susan Sokol, Vera Wang; Marty Staff, JA Apparel Corp.; Jay Strongwater; Anna Sui; Gela Taylor & Pamela Levy, Juicy Couture; Haresh T. Tharani, Tharanco Group; Charles N. Townsend, Conde Nast Publications; Eugenia Ulasewicz, Burberry; Myron E. Ullman, III, JC Penney Company; John Varvatos; Daniella Vitale, Gucci; Diane von Furstenberg, Diane von Furstenberg Studio L.P.; Vera Wang; Jeremiah Wanzell, Isabella Fiore; Mark Weber, LVMH Inc.; Robert J. Wichser, Sean John.
For more information about the event, please contact Hazelden New York at 212-420-9520, ext. 108.
Hazelden, a national nonprofit organization founded in 1949, helps people reclaim their lives from the disease of addiction. Built on decades of knowledge and experience, Hazelden's comprehensive approach to addiction addresses the full range of patient, family, and professional needs, including treatment and continuing care for youth and adults, research, higher learning, public education and advocacy, and publishing. It has facilities in Minnesota, Oregon, Illinois, and New York. Visit hazelden.org for more information.
Contacts: Christine Anderson Erin M. Duggan
Hazelden Weber Shandwick
(651) 213-4228 (212) 445-8238
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