Saturday, September 17, 2016
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Somerset, NJ 08873
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SKN Gala 2016 Tickets
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Make a Donation to support the SKN Foundation’s Cancer Awareness Program
Donate or Place an Advertisement in our event journal: Donations Package B (Download Here)
Corporate Sponsorship: Sponsorship Package A (Download Here)
Recognize a cancer survivor or send a tribute to someone who lost their battle with the disease by taking part in a slideshow or honor them in our event journal or do both during the SKN 2016 Gala. (Download Form)
Collaborators in Our Fight to Ensure No one Faces Cancer Alone
“Founded in 2002, Cancer Support Community Central New Jersey (CSCCNJ) are experts in providing psychosocial support services to address the emotional and social impact of cancer. Here in Central NJ, we have been providing our professional program of support into the communities that we serve for more than a decade. Since our inception, we have provided more than 74,000 hours of service to nearly 11,000 people that have come through our doors. We provide professionally led support groups, educational workshops, healthy cooking and nutrition classes and activities to promote health and wellness. CSCCNJ serves all individuals affected by cancer including patients, survivors, caregivers, family, and friends at no charge to the individual. We are funded solely through donations, and 89% of all money raised goes directly to our programs of support.”
Special Guest of Honor
Lisa Ray is a trail blazer and original in every sense.
At the age of 16, she was catapulted into a high profile modeling career in Mumbai. She went on to excel in the fashion and entertainment world in India, appearing in countless high profile ad campaigns including iconic ads for Bombay Dyeing, Garden Vareli saris, Lakme cosmetics and dozens of magazine covers before moving onto cementing her reputation both on television and in film. Read More…
Master Of Ceremony
“Our Master of Ceremonies is a very one-of-a-kind individual – loud yet quiet, funny yet serious! Vipp is truly a global Indian who has lived in over 10 countries. He is the Head of International Affairs at Fox News Channel. He has a top-rated radio show on Fox News Radio, The Vipp Jaswal Report and is the only Indian on America’s mainstream radio. To top it off he brings his bold, fearless personality and knowledge as a strategic advisor to the US Military Armed Forces, the U.S. Navy Seals and the Green Beret. An interesting fact- he is the only civilian Indian in America today to be awarded the highest number of medals for his patriotic work with the US military Armed Forces.”
Special Performance by renowned Singer
Falguni Shah (Falu)
Falu, born Falguni Shah in Mumbai, India is a New York-based singer and songwriter whose music blends ancient classical Indian melodies with contemporary western sounds
Falu is internationally recognized for her rare ability to seamlessly blend a signature modern inventive style with a formidable Indian classically-shaped vocal talent. Know more…
Spectacular Fashion Show by Designer
After graduating in Fashion Design from NIFT Kolkata in 2000, designer Joy Mitra worked with designer Ritu Beri for some time, and moved on to work with fashion designer and now hugely successful Bollywood costume designer, Aki Narula, for two consecutive fashion weeks. Read More…
Gala Host Committee
Sonalika Ahuja, President of BEYOND MEDIA INC. has been the driving force in providing creative solutions that are manifest in all the work she has showcased.
These include events and design for multimedia productions as well as pushing the envelope sans borders for a cause that is close to the heart, to give back to society that has given so much to humanity.
Ayesha Hakki is the founder of Bibi Magazine, the longest running South Asian bridal and fashion magazine in the US, and Bibi PR, a boutique public relations firm bridging South Asian clients to the mainstream media. She has been featured as a bridal and fashion expert on television shows such as Bravo’s The Newlyweds, E! Entertainment, ABC Nightline and The Debra Duncan Show and in media such as The Village Voice, The New York Times, USA Today, The Houston Chronicle, Associated Press amongst others. Read More