Recently tastemakers and celebrities gathered at Bootsy Bellows to support The 3rd Annual Imagine Ball Benefit Gala!
Hosted by Randall Kaplan, (Imagine LA Co-Chair, Entrepreneur), John Terzian, (Imagine LA Co- Chair, The h.wood Group Co-Founder) and Jill Bauman, (Imagine LA CEO & Founder) this event was one for the books as all proceeds from the gala were to benefit Imagine LA - a non-profit organization that strives to come together to end homelessness and poverty in Los Angeles.
"Imagine LA is about mobilizing the community to end family homelessness in Los Angeles. Our innovative model harnesses the power of mentors, resources and talent to create life changing experiences for all involved," states Imagine LA's CEO & Founder, Jill Bauman. "The Imagine Ball, under the visionary leadership of Randall Kaplan and John Terzian, is mobilizing some fantastic artists to give of their talent to create a truly unique event that raises critical funds and awareness to help bring more volunteers and resources so Imagine LA can empower more families to transition from homelessness to self-sufficiency."
David Arquette, Anne Heche, Kenny Hamilton, Patrick Schwarzenegger, James Tupper, Seth Miller are just a few celebrities that are ambassadors of the cause.
"The Imagine Ball is a celebration of the great work Imagine LA does with bringing our community together and providing love and support to those that need it most," David Arquette stated.
Celebs such as: Ashley Madekwe, Janet Montgomery, Patrick Schwarzennager, Markus Molinari, Jordan Clarkson (LA Lakers), Metta World Peace, Jason Collins Jordan Payton (UCLA WR / Drafted to NFL to Cleveland Browns), and Justin Combs showed their support for Imagine LA.
Emceed by comedian Tony Rock, guests enjoyed an evening of drinks by Allaire Vodka & Aged Crystal Tequila while enjoying live performances by: Brave Native, Nico + Vinz, and Natasha Bedingfield.
They have brought us venues such as: Shorebar, Bootsy Bellows, the renowned sushi hotspot Roku, as well as the celebrity favorite and karaoke spot, Blind Dragon - the h.wood Group is always at the forefront in terms of 'giving back'. "The Imagine Ball started simply out of a passion to help get everyone involved in helping this cause and in the matter of only a few years it is has become a powerful fundraiser that brings both money and awareness to help fight homelessness," stated The h.wood Group Co-Founder & Imagine LA Co-Chair, John Terzian.
All proceeds from this event went directly towards Imagine LA to ensure every family member of poverty thrives in a lifetime of change. It was a glamorous evening filled with joy and most importantly hope for all humanity to end poverty and homelessness.