amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research

Ann Hampton Callaway to Perform at amfAR's Bucks County Cabaret

 

Media Contacts: Bennah Serfaty, Senior Director of Communications, 212-806-1607 or bennah.serfaty@amfar.org; Natalie Jacobs, Coordinator, Media Relations, 212-806-1694 or natalie.jacobs@amfar.org 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 19, 2009―
On Sunday, September 13, 2009, amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research will present its fifth annual Bucks County Cabaret, featuring a solo performance by the renowned and multi-talented Broadway, jazz, and pop musical artist Ann Hampton Callaway.  The fundraiser, benefiting amfAR’s innovative and vital AIDS research programs, will be presented by McShane Enterprises, Inc., David R. McShane, Paxson Hill Farm, and the Tonamora Foundation.

Bucks County Cabaret aims to heighten HIV/AIDS awareness among the Greater Philadelphia community, a group that has been actively supporting amfAR since the earliest days of the AIDS epidemic.  Jill Kearney and Steve McDonnell will graciously host the event at their Pipersville home.  In addition to Ms. Callaway’s performance, the evening will include cocktails, gourmet hors d’oeuvres, dessert, and an auction of unique luxury items. 

David McShane and Kenneth G. Schaefer will chair the event.  Committee members include Randy Apgar and Allen Black, Scott Bass, Drew Desky, Bob Egan, Jay Johnson and Irwin Weiner, Greg Kammerer and Fred White, John Moeller, Jr., Pamela Morrison, Sam and Happy Shipley, and David Topel.

For ticket information, please contact David Yu at 212-806-1615 or david.yu@amfar.org, or visit www.amfar.org.

amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, is one of the world’s leading nonprofit organizations dedicated to the support of AIDS research, HIV prevention, treatment education, and the advocacy of sound AIDS-related public policy. Since 1985, amfAR has invested nearly $290 million in its programs and has awarded grants to more than 2,000 research teams worldwide.

amfAR recognizes American Airlines for its commitment to the fight against AIDS and its generous support of amfAR’s mission.