Harry Connick Jr. served as emcee for the gala.
Internet personalities Rosanna and Andres Eh Bee
Honoree Carol J. Hamilton posed with the evening’s musical guest, Diana Ross.
THE PARTY UNICEF raised $3.7 million at Cipriani Wall Street with its 13th annual Snowflake Ball, one of gala season’s biggest affairs. THE GUESTS This highly anticipated event featured Harry Connick Jr. as host and Diana Ross as performer of hits “Stop in the Name of Love” and “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough.” Jessica Nowitzki, Sandra Lee, Anna Wintour and Dikembe Mutombo were special guests. THE HIGHLIGHTS Jake Gyllenhaal presented the Helenka Pantaleoni Humanitarian Award to Lucy Meyer, and L’Oréal Luxe USA Group President Carol J. Hamilton was recognized with the Spirit for Compassion Award for her efforts in making the world a better place. In a speech about Puerto Rico relief, Governor Andrew Cuomo said: “We have a tremendous capacity as a people, and we have a tremendous number of good people who want to help.” - Payton Muse
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