At the winter masquerade.
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New York, Middle Atlantic state of the United States. It is bordered by Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and the Atlantic Ocean (E), New Jersey and Pennsylvania (S), Lakes Erie and Ontario and the Canadian province of , Inc. celebrated 103 years of community service and honored one of its most distinguished members, Elizabeth Stribling, during its annual winter gala. Since 1952, the Winter Ball has honored NYJL NYJL New York Junior League volunteers while raising funds for its charitable activities. The "Venetian Masquerade" Winter Ball was held on Saturday, March 6 at Cipriani 42nd Street.
More than 750 guests were invited to the black tie gala, which included a cocktail reception, a silent auction, dinner and dancing with the world famous Alex Donner Orchestra. Diana Williams Diana Williams (born October 13, 1958) is a news anchor at WABC-TV in New York City, where she currently co-anchors the 5 p.m. Eyewitness News broadcast with Sade Baderinwa and hosts the Sunday morning public affairs program Eyewitness News Up Close with Diana Williams. , award winning reporter and anchor for ABC ABC
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The "Venetian Masquerade" 2004 corporate honoree was entrepreneur Elizabeth F. Stribling, founder and president of Stribling & Associates, Ltd. Ms. Stribling heads one of the most prestigious residential real estate firms in the country and holds numerous board positions in various community organizations, including the New York Landmarks Conservancy, the Foreign Policy Association, the women's committee of the Central Park Conservancy and the board of governors of the Real Estate Board of New York. Ms. Stribling has long been an active member of the Junior League, volunteering in many Junior League projects, including its long standing support of the Hudson Guild.
Proceeds from the event support the NYJL's projects for New York City New York City: see New York, city.
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City (pop., 2000: 8,008,278), southeastern New York, at the mouth of the Hudson River. The largest city in the U.S. in four areas of community need: family life skills, healthy foundations, cultural enrichment of youth and domestic violence.