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City Harvest Presents The 2024 Gala: Magic of Motown

Wednesday, April 10, 2024 | Cipriani 42nd Street

6:30pm Cocktails
7:30pm Dinner & Live Auction
Soul Train Dance & Dessert Party to Follow


City Harvest’s Annual Gala brings together celebrities, influencers, and NYC’s high profile individuals to honor supporters who have played a significant role in helping us feed our neighbors experiencing food insecurity. The Gala serves as City Harvest’s most important fundraising event of the year. Guests must be 21+ to attend.

Designed by celebrity event planner Colin Cowie, our 2023 Gala was a record setting evening, raising enough to help provide more than 9.6 million meals to New Yorkers in need.

Past attendees have included Antoni Porowski, Chrissy Teigen, John Legend, Neil Patrick Harris, David Burtka, Tyson Beckford, Nas, Darren Criss, Richard Gere, Julianne Moore, Chelsea Clinton, Karen Pittman, Dascha Polanco, Brooks Nader, Cynthia Nixon, Elizabeth Olsen, Benjamin Bratt, Ryan and Emilia Serhant, and Martha Stewart. Chef supporters have included Eric Ripert, Geoffrey Zakarian, José Andrés, Tom Colicchio, Melba Wilson, Anne Burrell, Ron Ben-Israel, Marc Murphy, Marcus Samuelsson, Emma Bengtsson, Donatella Arpaia, Dominique Ansel, Ochi and Cedric Vongerichten, Eitan Bernath, Rocco Dispirito, and Ted Allen.

  • Tickets & Tables

    For Tickets & Tables, please contact Kathy Holding, Senior Director of Special Events and Volunteer Programs at 646.412.0650 or [email protected].

  • Sponsorship Opportunities

    For Sponsorship Opportunities, please contact Erika Martinez, Associate Director of Business Partnerships, at 646.569.2710 or [email protected].


Alida Boer and Jason Carroll · Colin Cowie and Danny Peuscovich · Heather Crosby Mnuchin · Valerie and Timothy Doherty · Alejandra and Richard Gere · Stephanie Goldman Rosen and Steven Rosen · Shirley Madhere-Weil and Michael Weil · Kristen and Patrick McMahon · Missy Pool · Sandra and Eric Ripert · Chrissy Teigen

New York’s Most Glamorous Dinner Party. One of the Top 5 Benefits in the US and Canada.
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Highlights from the 40th Anniversary Gala

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