Palm Beach County, FL, (September 26, 2013)- The March of Dimes, Palm Beach and Born With Style Chairman, Michael Kagdis, announce the March of Dimes ‘Born With Style’ annual fundraiser to take place on the evening of Thursday, December 12th 2013honoring the nonprofit’s 75th Anniversary with a cultural evening of sophistication and elegance as Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa’s ‘Self Centered’ open-air garden brings the legendary Stork Club to Palm Beach. The event will feature an urbane evening of performing arts, cocktails and canapes designed to blend the ambiance of New York’s fabled Stork Club with young cafe society of the Palm Beaches.

The evening will feature such Stork Club themes as: a Cub Room with champagne and caviar table service, an opulent gift raffle, and the highly anticipated balloon drop to conclude the evening. The March of Dimes’ Born With Style host committee and style ambassadors will present their silent auction offerings selected from the very best luxury goods and services.

Shermane Billingsley, daughter and namesake of Stork Club creator Sherman Billingsley, notes: “The March of Dimes was one of my father’s favorite charities. There was always a place in the Stork Club where patrons could contribute to the worthy efforts of the March of Dimes. My father would be proud that on the occasion of its 75th anniversary, the March of Dimes has chosen to transport its supporters to the “Stork Club” for one memorable night in Palm Beach.”

The Stork Club at The Eau Palm Beach Resort and Spa will run from 7:00 P.M. to 10:00 P.M. Tickets range from individual ticket price $125., Couples $250. and The Stork Club’s Cub Room Champagne and Caviar Couple’s Table Service $500. For additional sponsorship opportunities or sponsorship package contact Jennifer Whitaker at 561.290.0905 or email:[email protected]

More than 4 million babies are born in the United States each year and the March of Dimes helps each and every one of them through research, education, vaccines and breakthroughs. Of the 4 million, every year more than 213,000 babies are born in Florida. The March of Dimes is working to help each and every one of them have a healthy start.

About Stork Club Enterprises, LLC:

Sherman BiIlinsgley’s New York Stork Club was the epitome of American glamour, sophistication and elegance from 1929 to 1965, when it closed. The Smithsonian Institution defines Mr. Billingsley’s Stork Club as a 20th century American cultural icon, and original artifacts from the Stork Club are included in the museum’s permanent collection. The best and brightest of American culture-makers gathered at the Stork Club; the list of regulars was endless, encompassing the czars of New York society, government figures, royalty, journalists, poets, actors, directors, songwriters and military men. It became known as the world’s most favorite nightspot and the only one with a solid gold chain at the door to manage the waiting crowds.

Fulfilling a promise she made to her father, Shermane Billingsley preserves his Stork Club legacy through Stork Club Enterprises, LLC. Its mission is to protect the integrity of the Stork Club for those who remember its allure as well as newer generations whose parents, grandparents, or other family members have shared their memories of the Stork Club. To learn more of how your organization can work with Stork Club Enterprises, LLC, please visit www.storkclub.com and email:[email protected]

About Eau Palm Beach Resort and Spa:

Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa is situated on a private beach on seven acres of oceanfront, lush tropical gardens, welcoming guests with breathtaking ocean views immediately upon arrival. Spacious guest rooms offer private balconies with ocean, pool and garden views. Extensive recreational opportunities include the luxurious 42,000 square foot Eau Spa, three Har-tru tennis courts and an expansive fitness center with daily group fitness programs. With over 30,000 square feet of meeting and event space, Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa accommodates groups from 10 to 1,000 people and offers a wide variety of indoor and outdoor venues for private events. Eau Palm Beach is a 2013 recipient of the AAA Five Diamond rating and the Forbes Five-Star Rating. For more information, please visit www.eaupalmbeach.com or call 1.800.EAU.0170.

About The March of Dimes:
The March of Dimes is the leading nonprofit organization for pregnancy and baby health. The March of Dimes works in local communities across the country helping mothers take charge of their health, andsupporting families when something goes wrong. The March of Dimes also actsglobally: sharing best practices in perinatal health and helping improve birth outcomes where the needs are the most urgent. For the latest resources and information, visitmarchofdimes.com or nacersano.org.

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