Community Impact, Columbia's largest service organization, will hold its 12th Annual Spring Benefit Auction from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., on April 1.
The event will be held on the 30th floor of the Reuters building (located in midtown Manhattan, 3 Times Square ). The evening will include a voice auction and a silent auction. Items for auction include a "Sex in the City" outfit worn by Sarah Jessica Parker, four center court tickets to a Knicks vs. Bulls game, a seven-day Holland America cruise for two to destinations including the Caribbean, Mexico and Alaska and an original print by renowned photographer Ken Heyman. Community Impact will present its "Making a Difference" Award to a long-time supporter and Columbia University trustee emeritus, Jerome Chazen.
Cocktails and hors d'oeuvres will be served all evening. Tickets are $100, $250, $375 and $500 each and can be purchased by calling (212) 854-5959.
All proceeds from the auction go to support programs that reach out into Columbia University 's surrounding neighborhoods. CI strives to provide high quality programs, advance the public good, collaborate with other community-based organizations and foster meaningful service volunteer opportunities for Columbia University students, faculty and staff, instilling the importance of lifelong service.