Posted by The Network Journal
Legendary Actress Ms. Cicely Tyson will present the Lighthouse Guild Design Visionary Awards to Fashion Designer B Michael at the Lighthouse Guild Monday May 9th, at the Four Seasons restaurant. Legendary singer & songwriter Valerie Simpson from the iconic singing duo Ashford & Simpson will pay musical tribute to her dear friend B Michael.
Founded in 1905 by two sisters who gave their annual dress allowance to help New York’s blind, Fashionable Philanthropy has long been an important part of the Lighthouse Guild heritage; each spring fashion and philanthropy come together at the Lighthouse Guild’s awards dinner.
At this year’s dinner on May 9th, Lighthouse Guild will present its 2016 Lighthouse Guild Design Visionary award to fashion designer and CFDA Member, B Michael, 2016 Lighthouse Guild Lifestyle and Arts Visionary Awards to restaurateur Michael McCarty and his wife, the artist, curator and art patron Kim McCarty and the 2016 Lighthouse Guild Philanthropist Humanitarian Visionary Award to Margo Catsimatidis. We look forward to honoring these individuals for their outstanding contributions in the fields of philanthropy, design and style, and the culinary and visual arts. The dinner will be hosted at The Four Seasons Restaurant, in Manhattan.