Still looking for a way to lend a hand in the wake of last week's devastating earthquake in Haiti? Have you texted in aid, called in a pledge, and...
Still looking for a way to lend a hand in the wake of last week's devastating earthquake in Haiti? Have you texted in aid, called in a pledge, and gone online to donate, but you still hope to find some other way to help? No plans Friday night? You're in luck. This Friday, January 22, UNICEF offers a night of drinks and dancing at the stunning Gates building in New York City.UNICEF will team up with The Gates, Svedka Vodka, and Artlog to raise funds for the humanitarian efforts continuing in Haiti, while satisfying your need for an elegant night out. Donors are asked to give $30, 100 percent of which will go directly to UNICEF's relief work for children affected by the quake. Attendees will enjoy free Svedka cocktails from 9:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. and Haitian music all night. Organizers hope to raise between $6,000 and $10,000 for the displaced in Haiti. To donate and add your name to the guest list, go to the UNICEF Haiti Relief Benefit page and click the "Make a Donation" button on the right side of the page. Those of you in NYC, take advantage of this night out on the town and be a part of the efforts to help children, and a country, in need.UNICEF Haitian Relief BenefitFriday, January 229:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.The Gates at 290 8th Ave. (between 24th St. and 25th St.), New York CityFree Svedka Cocktails (9:00 to 10:00 p.m.)Cash bar, Haitian music$30 donation to charity