amfAR CINEMA AGAINST AIDS 22 Gala
In Addition to Serving as one of the Night’s Presenting Sponsors, Harry Winston’s Exquisite Jewels Adorned International Stars in Film and Fashion.
Harry Winston, Inc., served as a presenting sponsor for amfAR’s 22nd Cinema Against AIDS, a fundraising event to benefit the organization’s research programs and platforms for raising awareness of HIV/AIDS.
“We are honored to serve as a presenting sponsor for the highly anticipated Cinema Against AIDS 22, at the Hôtel du Cap Eden Roc,” said Nayla Hayek, CEO of Harry Winston, Inc. “Beyond the glamour of the evening, what makes this gala particularly exciting is that we are celebrating the philanthropic legacy first instilled by our founder, at one of his most beloved places. For many years, Mr. Winston was a very loyal guest of the Hôtel du Cap Eden Roc, so the evening carries an added special meaning for the brand.”
In addition to serving as the night’s presenting sponsor, Harry Winston, Inc., also donated the Epic Cluster Diamond Necklace, a one-of-a-kind piece designed exclusively for the amfAR Cinema Against AIDS 22 live auction, which received a final bid of 500,000 USD, as well as provided jewelry from its new collection, Secrets by Harry Winston, for the spectacular black-and-white themed runway presentation, which was curated by Carine Roitfeld and featured top models, including: Karolina Kurkova, Gigi Hadid, Liu Wen, Irina Shayk and Izabel Goulart.
With its support representing the single largest corporate partnership in the organization’s history, Harry Winston is the first company to serve as the presenting sponsor for amfAR’s 27 gala events over the next three years, and is the leading supporter of amfAR’s research initiative, Countdown to a Cure.
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