Thanks for attending

St. Jude Runway to Miracles

   

On behalf our committee and, most importantly, the kids of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, thank you for your generosity and support.

Best wishes for a wonderful year. We look forward to celebrating with you again!

 
 

Support the kids of St. Jude

Our event may be over but you can still help the kids of St. Jude by making a donation. Because of you, no family ever receives a bill from St. Jude for treatment, travel, housing or food – because all a family should worry about is helping their child live.

Donate Now

 

Success in life has nothing to do with what you gain in life or accomplish for yourself.  It's what you do for others.

Danny Thomas, founder

 

Sponsorship Opportunities

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Danny’s Dream Sponsor ~ $20,000

This support could:

  • help pay a portion of the salary of a Child Life Specialist
  • help operate St. Jude for 15 minutes

Sponsor benefits:

  • 20 VIP front row runway seats during the GITO fashion show, exclusively reserved for Danny’s Dream Sponsor (includes goodie bags for guests)
  • name listed on the invitation (confirmation needed by January 30, 2015)
  • special on-stage recognition of sponsorship announced in the evening’s opening program by the Master of Ceremonies
  • prominent logo placement on print and digital signage displayed throughout during the evening of the event
  • recognition on the official event website with hyperlinked company logo placement under sponsorship tier
  • exclusive sponsor recognition and full-page advertisement in the official printed program journal
  • custom thank-you piece

Haute Couture Sponsor ~ $15,000

This support could:

  • help run the St. Jude Blood Donor Center for 1 week
  • help provide nearly 4 months of lodging for 1 St. Jude family

Sponsor benefits:

  • 15 VIP reserved seats at the fashion show (includes goodie bags for guests)
  • logo placement on print and digital signage displayed during event
  • recognition on the official event website with hyperlinked company logo placement under sponsorship tier
  • exclusive sponsor recognition and full-page advertisement in the official printed program journal
  • custom thank-you piece

Friend of St. Jude Sponsor ~ $10,000

This support could:

  • help provide grocery gift cards for 2 years for 1 St. Jude family
  • help provide 1 CT scan for a St. Jude patient

Sponsor benefits:

  • 10 VIP reserved seats at the fashion show (includes goodie bags for guests)
  • logo placement on print and digital signage displayed during event
  • recognition on the official event website with hyperlinked company logo placement under sponsorship tier
  • sponsor recognition and half-page advertisement in the official printed program journal
  • custom thank-you piece

High Fashion Sponsor ~ $5,000

This support could:

  • help provide 10 platelet transfusions
  • help cover the cost of the daily room rate of the ICU

Sponsor benefits:

  • 5 VIP reserved seats at the fashion show (includes goodie bags for guests)
  • logo placement on print and digital signage displayed during event
  • sponsor recognition in the official printed program journal
  • custom thank-you piece

Design Label Benefactor

We are grateful for the personal support of your families and family foundations. Benefactor donations will be recognized at our event on signage, the large screens and in our program.

$2,500 Benefactor – 4 VIP Tickets
$1,500 Benefactor– 2 VIP Tickets

Committee

   

Event Chairs
Barbara Marino
Gail Marino

Fashion Chair
Renee Mayronne

Committee
Francine Acquaviva
Carole Cerasia
Deborah Elias
Beth Florio
Nathally Florio
Margaret Hollywood
Debbie Janoff
Kelley Larkin
Nancy Leeds
Sheryl Morris
Marianne Moy
Jotsna Parbhakar
Annamarie Priolo McGannon
Terry Rogers
Ellen Salsburg
Anne Schaeffer
Janine Silverman
Dr. Cheryl Tomasulo-Marino
Ronni Weinstein

 

Sponsors

   

Century 21 Construction
JMP Holdings
Sharp Management
The Hollywood Group at Morgan Stanley

Design Label Benefactor

Scalamandre

 

Meet our hosts

Teresa Priolo, FOX 5 Reporter

Teresa Priolo, FOX 5 Reporter

Teresa Priolo joined Fox 5 News in March 2012. As a general assignment reporter, Priolo has covered Superstorm Sandy, the tragedy in Newtown and Super Bowl XLVIII.

Priolo previously spent four years as a reporter and morning anchor at WRGB-TV, the CBS affiliate station in Schenectady, NY. During her time at WRGB, she covered a number of high profile stories, such as the scandal that forced Governor Eliot Spitzer from office and the mass shooting at Binghamton's American Civic Association that claimed the lives of 14 people.

Priolo began her on-air career at KIDK-TV in Idaho Falls, ID. Her first exposure to TV news came as an intern and assignment desk assistant at WFSB-TV in Hartford, CT. Prior to working in TV news, she worked for the British production company, RDF Media, on the network reality series Wife Swap.

A graduate of Fairfield University, Priolo resides in New Jersey with her husband, her goldendoodle and her rescue cat from Idaho named Ida.

Audrey Puente, Meteorologist

Audrey Puente, Meteorologist

Audrey Puente is Meteorologist/Feature Reporter for WNYW/ Fox 5.  Previously, she was Chief Weather Anchor for WWOR-TV/My9.

Puente joined My9 from WCBS-TV, where she provided weather forecasts for CBS 2 News This Morning and CBS 2 News at Noon. She also provided fill-in reports for the CBS national morning program The Early Show. Previously, she served as a meteorologist for WNBC-TV and delivered weekend reports for Today in New York.

Prior to this, Puente was the weekend meteorologist for WAPT-TV in Jackson, MS. Earlier, she served as the weekend weather anchor for WXVT-TV in Greenville, MS and the weekday weather anchor at WJCL-TV in Savannah, GA. Puente began her career as a production assistant for WNYW-TV in New York.

Puente is a member of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists, the American Meteorological Society and the National Weather Association.

Puente is a graduate of Syracuse University, where she received a B.S. in Speech Communications. She received her M.S. in Geosciences with an emphasis on meteorology from Mississippi State University. She is a New York native and still resides in her hometown.

 

Contact us

For more information about becoming a sponsor, donating an auction item or attending the event, please contact:

Marli Grossman
(212) 239-3239
marli.grossman@stjude.org

or

Caitlin McFeely
(212) 239-3239
caitlin.mcfeely@stjude.org