Gala

The Gordon Parks Foundation Awards Dinner and Auction

Celebrating the Arts & Humanitarianism

May 22, 2018

CO-CHAIRS
Kenneth and Kathryn Chenault
Alicia Keys and Kasseem Dean
Leonard Lauder and Judy Glickman Lauder
Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Karl Lagerfeld
Usher IV and Grace Raymond
Valerie Jarrett
Kendrick Lamar
Alexander Soros

cordially invite you to

THE GORDON PARKS FOUNDATION AWARDS DINNER AND AUCTION 
Celebrating the Arts & Humanitarianism

TUESDAY, MAY 22, 2018

HONORING

Ta-Nehisi Coates
Author
Presented by Jelani Cobb

Ava DuVernay
Director, Screenwriter and Filmmaker
Presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Sherrilyn Ifill
Civil Rights Attorney
Presented by Alexander Soros

Sally Mann
Photographer
Presented by Bill T. Jones

Jamel Shabazz
Documentary Photographer
Presented by Kasseem Dean

&

Ronald O. Perelman
Presented by Spike Lee

MUSICAL PERFORMANCE BY
Mavis Staples

Cipriani • 42nd Street • New York City

6:30pm Cocktails  |  7:30pm Dinner  |  Cocktail Attire

For more information call 914-579-1000 or email gpfgala@buckleyhallevents.com