Jean Shafiroff With Letitia James And Martin Shafiroff

New York philanthropist, author, and TV host Jean Shafiroff, and her husband, Martin Shafiroff, vice chairman of investment banking firm Stifel, hosted guests at their gorgeous Southampton home for the 63rd Stony Brook Southampton Hospital (SBSH) Annual Summer Party. The format of the party was ‘galas in your garden’.

John Catsimatidis & Margo Catsimatidis

Among the many notable guests were: Jean Shafiroff, Martin Shafiroff, New York Attorney General Letitia James, Robert Chaloner, Chief Administrative Officer for SBSH, NY Assembly Woman Rebecca Seawright, Southampton Town Supervisor Jay Schneiderman, John and Margo Catsimatidis, Southampton Village Mayor Jesse Warren, Patricia Silverstein, Roger Silverstein, Mirella Cameran-Reilly, Elizabeth Shafiroff, Jacqueline Shafiroff, Ruth Miller, Maria and Kenneth Fishel, Oscar Mendez, Dan Gasby, Tisha Collette, Rich Wilkie, Steven Stolman, Dr. Peter Michalos, Isabel Orlansky, Lee Fryd, Lucia Hwong Gordon.

Robert Chaloner & Jay Schneiderman

 Thirty mini, ‘galas in your garden’ took place at patrons’ homes from Westhampton to Montauk. Proceeds support the Jenny & John Paulson Emergency Department at SBSH, the first hospital on the East End to be granted Level III Trauma Center verification from the American College of Surgeons (ACS). It is staffed by Board Certified Emergency Physicians and serves the community 24/7, all year round.  A portion of the proceeds also goes towards building the new East Hampton Emergency Department on Pantigo Place; to ensure that all residents and visitors to the East End can access world-class healthcare when they need it, close to home.

Rebecca Seawright With Dan Gasby & Jean Shafiroff

Audrey and Martin Gruss hosted a poolside party in their exquisite gardens at their home in Southampton, accompanied by guests such as Jamee and Peter Gregory. Jimmy Nederlander Jr. helped his parents Jimmy and Margo Nederlander entertain guests including Jonathan and Somers Farkas. Laura Lofaro and Jim Freeman joined Sheila and Joe Fuchs; Jean Little joined Ann Grimm’s group, Cindy and Ladd Willis celebrated with friends and Caitlin and Kevin O’Connell entertained guests including Michael and Heather Nardy. In East Hampton, Jim and Hollis Forbes enjoyed their evening with friends including Allegra and Martin Kelly.

 Isabel Orlansky With Lee Fryd

Lucia Hwong Gordon

 Robert Chaloner, Chief Administrative Officer for SBSH toasted all hosts and guests via a zoom link and thanked everyone for their continued support of the Hospital. Wölffer Estate Vineyards returned as Title Sponsors of the event and Elegant Affairs Catering delivered all guests with three-course meals, wines courtesy of Wölffer Estate Vineyards and floral décor. Guests were able to choose from a range of dinner options including a fully customized á la carte dinner with a chef, bar and wait staff, custom cocktails, china, and silverware.

Photos Courtesy Of Patrick McMullan & Rob Rich Society Allure