2004 Gala

A Caring Hand Hosts its Second Annual Fundraising Gala to Benefit A Caring Hand, The Billy Esposito Foundation 2004


“Another Taste of the Perfect Manhattan” was held on Thursday, April 1st 2004 at The Copacabana and was a BLAST for all that attended! The guests sampled dishes from many of the finest restaurants in NYC, sampled beverages from various spirit companies, danced to an eight piece orchestra, gambled for prizes at the casino and participated in a silent and live auction as well as our sweepstakes.


Participating restaurants included: Artisinal, A.S.J. Gentile’s, Blue Fin, Bobby Van’s Steakhouse, Brunelli, Cite, Copacabana, David Burke & Donatella, Del Frisco’s, Maloney & Porcelli, Moda, Unity Catering at The Embassy Suites, Tribeca Grill.


Participating beverage companies included: Alize, Bacardi, Brinley Rum, Brooklyn Beer, Dewar’s, Grey Goose, Guinness, Patron Spirit Company, Pellegrino, Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars.


Many guests left the party with one of many exciting auction and sweepstakes items including a trip to Puerto Rico, Opening Day Jets Tickets, signed sports memorabilia including an A-Rod ball and much more.


Thank you to all of the sponsors, participating food & beverage companies, volunteers, event committee, & Board of Directors who helped make the event a HUGE Success!