Bottomless Closet, a leading New York-based organization that helps disadvantaged women successfully transition into the workforce through business attire and comprehensive programs, will honor Bridget van Kralingen, Senior Vice President, IBM Global Business Services, and Rosanna Scotto, co-host of Fox 5 “Good Day New York”, at its annual Spring Luncheon on Monday, May 13, at the Hilton New York in New York City.
Award-winning journalist Lynn Povich, author of The Good Girls Revolt: How the Women of Newsweek Sued Their Bosses and Changed the Workplace, will serve as the luncheon speaker. Povich’s book chronicles her experience as one of 46 women who sued Newsweek magazine in a 1970 landmark class action suit against sex discrimination in the workplace.
The luncheon host is Perri Peltz, filmmaker, journalist, and host on Sirius-XM.
Proceeds from the Spring Luncheon will support the mission of Bottomless Closet to help disadvantaged New York City women become self-sufficient through a comprehensive program that begins with business attire and interview preparation and continues with professional development, financial management and personal enrichment.
For ticket information, please visit www.bottomlessclosetnyc.org or contact The JFM Group at 212-921-9070, ext. 17 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Individual luncheon tickets begin at $250; table packages begin at $6,000.
WHEN: Monday, May 13, 2013 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
WHERE: Hilton New York (1335 Avenue of the Americas and 53rd Street), New York City
Bottomless Closet: Bottomless Closet helps disadvantaged New York City women become self-sufficient through a comprehensive program that begins with business attire and interview preparation and continues with professional development, financial management and personal enrichment. Using the model of women helping women and a network of dedicated volunteers, Bottomless Closet enhances clients’ self-esteem and self-confidence in order for them to enter and succeed in the workforce and improve the quality of their lives.
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