SAMUEL WAXMAN CANCER RESEARCH FOUNDATION
COLLABORATING FOR A CURE
HONORING IN MEMORIAM
WILLIAM S. GORIN
MFA FINANCIAL, INC
The Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation (SWCRF) hosted its 20th Anniversary Collaborating for a Cure Benefit Dinner & Auction at Cipriani Wall Street, posthumously honoring William S. Gorin, former CEO of MFA Financial, Inc., and featuring a musical performance by The Avett Brothers.
|Avett Brothers-a little bit rock, country, roots and a lot of bit- harmonies. Awesome live band|
|Gorgeous table settings-BYROBIN|
The gala also introduced SWCRF’s new Partnerships for Aging and Cancer Research Program, in collaboration with the National Cancer Institute and the National Institute on Aging.
Chris Wragge, co-anchor of CBS 2 News This Morning, served as master of ceremonies for the event, which raised approximately $2.5 million for SWCRF cancer research programs.