72ND ANNUAL “FATHER OF THE YEAR AWARDS” 2013
|DATE:||Tuesday, June 11, 2013|
|LOCATION:||Grand Hyatt Hotel, Park Avenue at Grand Central, New York City|
|PROGRAM:||11:15 AM - Reception and Silent Auction|
Noon - Luncheon and Award Presentation
|HONOREES:||President Bill Clinton|
Terry J. Lundgren, Chairman, President and CEO of Macy's, Inc.
Ashok Sani All-Star Dad: Major Jackson Drumgoole II, U. S. Army
|MASTER OF CEREMONIES:||TBA|
|BENEFICIARY:||Save the Children, US Programs|
Save the Children works to break the cycle of poverty and improve the lives of children by ensuring they have the resources they need - access to a quality education, healthy foods and opportunities to grow and develop in a nurturing environment. When disasters strike, like hurricanes and wildfires, Save the Children is among the first on the ground, ensuring the needs of children are being met.
Save the Children's early childhood education, literacy, physical activity and nutrition, and emergency response programs reached more than 147,000 children and families in the United States last year alone. For more information, visit savethechildren.org/usa.
|COMMITTEE:||The National Father’s Day Committee is an entity of the Father’s Day/Mother’s Day Council and exists for the purpose of conferring Father of the Year Honors on contemporary lifestyle leaders of our culture. The Council is a not-for-profit, non-commercial organization with a philanthropic goal. The funds raised by our Annual Father of the Year Awards Presentation are directed to the support of worthwhile concerns affecting men, fathers and families. The objective of this 72 year-old program is to enhance the meaning of Father’s Day—Sunday, June 16, 2013—and encourage universal observance.|
|CHAIRPERSON:||Dan Orwig, Itochu Prominent USA|