August 8, designer Victor de Souza and art & fashion
boutique Space 16 held a cocktail party to benefit The
New York Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to
Children (NYSPCC) in Southampton, New York. The event
celebrated The NYSPCC’s 140 years of protecting and
healing children and families from trauma, abuse and
neglect. NYSPCC Board Member, Penny Grant, M.D, hosted
the early evening cocktail party and shopping event. A
portion of the evening’s sales was donated to The NYSPCC.
Among the 75 guests: Victor de Souza (designer), Jeffrey
Terreson (artist), Dr. Penny Grant (Board Member, NYSPCC),
Daniela Zahradnikova (Space 16), Rita Cosby, Nicole
DiCocco, Katlean De Monchy, Dawne Marie Grannum, Sara
Herbert-Galloway, Kimberly Guilfoyle (Fox News), Joan
Jedell, Joy and Alan Marks, Jean Shafiroff, Rosemary
Ponzo, and Susan Shin.
About The New York Society for the Prevention of Cruelty
to Children The New York Society for the Prevention of
Cruelty to Children (NYSPCC), founded in 1875, is the
first – and one of the most highly respected – child
protection agencies in the world. The NYSPCC responds
to the complex needs of abused and neglected children,
and those involved in their care, by providing best
practice counseling, legal and educational services.
Through research, communications and training
initiatives, we work to expand these programs to prevent
abuse and help more children heal.
The NYSPCC’s unique work is used as a model for child
welfare agencies across
the nation. Since its founding, The NYSPCC has
investigated more than 650,000
cases on the behalf of over two million children, and
has educated over 46,000
50,000 professionals on how to identify and report child
abuse and neglect.
Please visit www.nyspcc.org