Ms. FOUNDATION FOR WOMEN CELEBRATING 40 YEARS
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Gloria Awards:
A Salute to Women of Vision

May 1, 2014
Celebrating Gloria Steinem's 80th Birthday  

On Thursday evening, May 1, 2014 the Ms. Foundation for Women will hold an 80th birthday bash for Gloria at its annual gala, the Gloria Awards: A Salute to Women of Vision and 40 Years at the Ms. Foundation for Women, at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City.

Gloria Steinem & Dorothy Pittman Hughes
This is going to be a historic event and you can’t miss! There will be many notable guests dropping in to extend their birthday wishes to Gloria. Mingle with Julia Alvarez, Billie Jean King, Christine Lahti, Harriet Leve, Suze Orman, Elizabeth Sackler, Debbie Wasserman Schultz and Olivia Wilde.

Other remarkable women are helping to make this a once in a lifetime celebration. Actor and activist Kathy Najimy is directing a presentation of original monologues for Gloria — written and performed by Chelsea Handler, Amy Schumer, Gabourey Sidibe and more. The excitement will last the entire evening with additional special guests and performances all paying tribute to Gloria's 80th birthday and observing the good work of the Ms. Foundation for Women.

Amy Schumer, Chelsea Handler, Kathy Najimy, Gabourey Sidibe

Please join us in celebrating these Legacy Awardees who represent the work the Ms. Foundation has seeded over 40 years: Charon Asetoyer, Ellen Bravo, Connie Evans, Denicia Cadena and Miriam W. Yeung.

Charon Asetoyer, Ellen Bravo, Connie Evans, Denicia Cadena, Miriam W. Yeung

Women of Vision Honoree:
Marissa Nuncio, Director Garment Worker Center
Garment worker organizer Marissa Nuncio will be presented with the Ms. Foundation for Women's Woman of Vision Award, an award bestowed to women whose courage, leadership and action move us toward the realization of our shared vision for a just and inclusive democracy. Learn more about Marissa.

 Please click here for a convenient sheet with program details and pricing options.  

If you have any questions about the Gala or need assistance with ordering online, please contact events@ms.foundation.org or call (212) 709 - 4444.

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