Eyewitness News Co-Anchor Lori Stokes to Host The Community Chest Annual Gala
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The Community Chest, a nonprofit, tax-exempt organization serving Englewood, Englewood Cliffs and Tenafly, will hold its 2017 Annual Spring Gala on Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at 6:30 pm at the Knickerbocker Country Club, 188 Knickerbocker Road, Tenafly, New Jersey.

Neighbors Helping Neighbors

With the motto "Neighbors Helping Neighbors", The Chest's mission is to lead initiatives and support nonprofits that make communities stronger and benefit the people of eastern Bergen County in New Jersey. The event's net proceeds will go to meet the pressing issues of people in need in these communities.

Co-Anchor of Eyewitness News Lori Stokes is Master of Ceremonies

Master of Ceremonies Lori Stokes, Co-Anchor of Eye Witness News ABC TV, will officiate at the annual fundraising gala. The event will feature silent and live auctions with noted auctioneer Nick Dawes from Antiques Road Show and VP of Collections at NY Heritage Auctions as well as a performance by the Young People's Chorus @ Thurnauer. 

The cost per ticket is $175 per patron, $250 for a benefactor, and $1,500 for a table of 10. Cocktails and a buffet dinner will be served. To purchase tickets, visit www.thecommunitychestofenglewood.org, or send a check payable to The Community Chest, 122 South Van Brunt Street, Englewood, New Jersey 07631.

Sponsorship Opportunities Available

Sponsorship opportunities are still available. For more information, visit www.thecommunitychestofenglewood.org, or call 201-568-7474.

The Community Chest Supports Local Nonprofits

For over 80 years, The Community Chest, a nonprofit, tax-exempt organization, has supported local not-for-profit agencies in the Englewood area. The Chest leads initiatives and supports nonprofits that make the community stronger and benefit people in need in eastern Bergen County. Each year, The Chest raises funds and allocates them to agencies demonstrating the capacity to provide services to local citizens. The organization also provides coordinating and planning services in its communities, serving as a bridge between agencies and organizations and investing in the stability and quality of the service network. For further information about The Chest, visit www.communitychestofenglewood.org or call 201-568-7474. Stay updated about the organization's activities on Facebook and Twitter.