Children's Aid Benefit

Children's Aid Benefit 2023

The Children’s Aid Benefit is an annual celebration of the young people served by our essential programs and recognition of the partners who support our important work. Now in its 13th year, the Benefit is Children’s Aid’s showcase event, attracting hundreds of generous industry leaders, community luminaries, and cherished, philanthropic friends annually.

Join us on Thursday, October 19, at the iconic Ziegfeld Ballroom in midtown Manhattan for this special evening of excellence and inspiration

One hundred percent of the net proceeds support our young people and the programs of Children’s Aid. 

View our 2022 Benefit Livestream and photo highlights.

Event Details

Thursday, October 19, 2023
Cocktails at 6 p.m.
Dinner at 7 p.m.

Cocktail Attire

Corporate and individual sponsorship opportunities are available.

For more information or to RSVP, contact Director of Events Malia Poai at or 212.284.4591.



Benefit Committee Chairs

Leslie and Ashish Bhutani
Beth and Ira Leventhal
Jill and Brian Olson
Suzanne Waltman and Martin Friedman

Benefit Committee

Patricio Barnuevo
Jackie Barth and Jay Nydick
Phoebe Boyer and Todd Snyder
Derick Brown and Ron Temple
Deborah David
Becky and Mike Goss
Julie and Sebastian Guth 
Claire and Geoff Hauck
Nargis Hilal
Greg Kerr, M.D. and David Vaucher
Elizabeth Kipp-Giusti
Cathy and Christopher Lawrence
Siri Marshall
Delara Alameddine Mehra
Rahul Rekhi
Catherine Rocco
Eren Rosenfeld and Jack Dunne 
Lauren Razook Roth and John Roth
Amy and Charlie Scharf
Sarah M. Shanfield
Lisa Timmel and David Markus 
Jeannie Tseng
Gaby Vogel
Jennifer and Peter Wallace

List in formation



Children's  Aid is a non-discriminatory, anti-racist organization and does not exclude or treat people differently because of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, or any other legally protected category. No person shall be excluded from participation in, or be subjected to discrimination at, any Children’s Aid fundraising event by staff, vendors, or guests because of these or any other protected category. Safety and well-being are priorities; those in violation may be asked to leave or be prohibited from future participation. For more details, please contact the Development Office.


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