Animal Supply Drive & Fundraiser

Animal Ashram founder Leesa Rowland hosted the organization’s Animal Supply Drive & Fundraiser at Flirt Beauty Boutique, with proceeds benefiting New York City’s animal shelters. Guests were encouraged to bring gently used or new blankets, towels and pet toys for donation, and a percentage of sales of all beauty treatments sampled at the event were donated to Animal Ashram.

The festive affair was catered by Cornelia Guest Catering and featured tasty vegan hors d’oeuvres including chili bites, beet hummus on flatbread and eggplant caponata. Vegan-friendly prizes were raffled off, including a cruelty-free clutch by Cornelia Guest, vegan shoes by Arden Wohl X Cri De Coeur, a necklace by Mina D Jewelry and a three-month pass to Equinox Fitness.

Those in attendance included: Robin CoferWendy DiamondGrace ForsterLinda ObuchoskaBarbara RegnaJoey ReynoldsAnna RhodesRamona SingerDara SowellSteven VictorArden Wohl and Larry Wohl.

ABOUT ANIMAL ASHRAM: Animal Ashram provides grants and funding to worthy organizations and individuals offering sanctuary to homeless and helpless animals of all species. Animal Ashram respects and promotes the oneness of life and the principles of Ahimsa. Their not-for-profit mission is to raise money for a variety of educational and public outreach programs, provide funding resources and raise awareness of equality of life along all living beings.

 

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Social Life Magazine

In December Animal Ashram’s founder and actress Leesa Rowland and The Real Housewives of New York Ramona Singer hosted the organization’s first annual furry fundraiser. In true New York fashion guests were encourage to wear gowns and jewels. Guests were also asked to bring blankets, towels and pet toys that were donated to the Animal Care Centers of NYC.   

Ramona’s RHONY castmates Dorinda Medley & John MahdessianSonja Morgan, Tinsley Mortimer, and Carole Radziwill were in attendance. Other guests included: Rocco Ancarola, Shawni Alexander, Evelyn Anattos, Michael Arguello, Geoffrey Bradfield, Sharon Bush, Robin Cofer & Dominick D’Alleva, Jennifer Creel, Consuelo Vanderbilt Costin, Rafael Feldman, Somer Farkas, Lee Fryd, Cornelia Guest, R. Couri Hay, Peter Max, John Mesa, Pamela Morgan, Michael Musto, Jane Scher, Jean Shafiroff, and Prince Dimitri of Yugoslavia.

Rowland thanked her co-host Ramona Singer for her support of animals and said “This events helps Animal Ashram raise funds and awareness for New York City animal shelters that desperately need assistance. Approximately 7.6 million companion animals enter animal shelters nationwide every year. These animals need us to take a stand and protect them.”
    

Leesa Rowland, Romana Singer, and Animal Ashram’s Founding Member Larry Wohl raffled off: a cruelty-free clutch by Cornelia Guest, a necklace by Mina D Jewelry, A Vegan Divas gift certificate and Vegan Divas cookbook signed by Fernanda Capobianco, Gift certificate to WILD, a gift certificate to Facial Rejuvenation by Cosmetic Plastic Surgeon John Mesa, an interior design package which included a consultation with interior designer Michael Arguello and two of his custom made pillows, a gift certificate to Madonna & Co, a sequin Theia Dress, a custom made Maggie Norris Couture beaded chocker, and a gift certificate to Jane Scher.

   
The festive affair was catered by Cornelia Guest Catering, the menu featured tasty vegan hors d’oeuvres. Fashion designer Maggie Norris decorated R.Couri Hay’s Upper West Side townhouse into a perfect magical winter wonderland. The host, Leesa Rowland wore a beautiful red silk gown design by Norris.

 ABOUT ANIMAL ASHRAM: Animal Ashram provides grants and funding to worthy organizations and individuals offering sanctuary to homeless and helpless animals of all species. Animal Ashram respects and promotes the oneness of life and the principles of Ahimsa. Their not-for-profit mission is to raise money for a variety of educational and public outreach programs, provide funding resources and raise awareness of equality of life along all living beings.

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Animal Ashram's Furry Fundraiser: 

The Stylish YodaA Furry Fundraiser Hosts by Leesa Rowland Romana Singer http://thestylishyoda.com/a-furry-fundraiser-hosted-by-leesa-rowland-romana-singer/

Daily Mail http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4066918/Tinsley-Mortimer-s-ex-trying-silence-speaking-relationship-Housewives-Bravo-orders-skip-red-carpets-involvement-secret.html

Social Life magazine, A Furry Fundraiser Hosted By Leesa Rowland and Ramona Singer https://sociallifemagazine.com/2017/01/05/a-furry-fundraiser-hosted-by-leesa-rowland-ramona-singer/

Page Six http://pagesix.com/2016/12/25/sonja-morgan-and-her-beau-are-starting-to-get-real/

Animal Ashram's Supply Drive: 

Black Tie International, Animal Ashram’s Animal Supply Drive & Fundraiser http://www.blacktiemagazine.com/society_october_2016/Animal_Ashram.htm

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New York Gossip Gal, Animal Ashram Fundraiser at Flirt Beauty Boutique a Real Vegan Friendly Affair  http://www.newyorkgossipgal.com/2016/10/animal-ashram-fundraiser-at-flirt-beauty-boutique-a-real-vegan-friendly-affair/

New York Gossip Gal, Leesa Rowland for Animal Ashram's Animal Supply Drive Fundraiser http://www.newyorkgossipgal.com/2016/10/leesa-rowland-for-animal-ashrams-animal-supply-drive-fundraiser/

New York Rag, Leesa Rowland Hosts Animal Ashram's Animal Supply Drive https://newyorkrag.com/2016/10/05/listing-leesa-rowland-hosts-animal-ashrams-animal-supply-drive/

The Stylish Yoda, Animal Ashram Founder Leesa Rowland's Animal Supplies Drive Fundraiser http://thestylishyoda.com/animal-ashrams-founder-leesa-rowland-animal-supplies-drive-fundraiser/

New York Rag, Animal Ashram Animal Supply Drive Fundraiser https://newyorkrag.com/2016/11/01/animal-ashrams-animal-supply-drive-fundraiser/

LCA Fundraiser: 

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New York Cool, Last Chance for Animals (LCA) Annual NYC Fundraiser http://www.newyorkcool.com/archives/2016/July-September/about_town_LCA.htm

New York Gossip Gal, Sharon Elizabeth, Edie Falco, Ron Delsener Support Last Chance for Animals Fundraiser  http://www.newyorkgossipgal.com/2016/09/shannon-elizabeth-edie-falco-ron-delsener-support-last-chance-for-animals-fundraiser

Party Digest, Sharon Elizabeth, Edie Falco, Ron Delsener Support Last Chance for Animals Fundraiser https://partydigest.com/party-pics-lca-fundraiser-shannon-elizabeth-edie-falco-ron-delsener-leesa-rowland-chris-derose-dara-sowell/

Animal Ashram Kick-Off Event: 

New York Daily News, Leesa Rowland Films Animal Rescue Pilot http://www.nydailynews.com/entertainment/gossip/confidential/leesa-rowland-films-animal-rescue-pilot-article-1.2527433

New York Rag, Actress Leesa Rowland Launches Animal Ashram at Serafina     https://newyorkrag.com/2016/02/26/actress-leesa-rowland-launches-animal-ashram-at-serafina/

Ok magazine, Celebrities Spotted Out & About - Week of February 12http://okmagazine.com/live-big/celebrities-spotted-out-and-about-week-of-february-12/

Interviews with Leesa Rowland: 

NewWhistle, Author, Advocatehttp://newswhistle.com/author-advocate-troma-actress-leesa-rowland-interview-animal-ashram/

The Peaceful Dumpling, Actress Activist Leesa Rowland http://www.peacefuldumpling.com/actress-activist-leesa-rowland

Mr Braden BradleyInterview with Activist Leesa Rowland http://mrbradenbradley.com/?s=leesa+rowland

The Epoch Times, Style Diary Leesa Rowland Helping People to Develop their inner light and advocating for Animals. http://www.theepochtimes.com/n3/2191739-sibylles-style-diary-leesa-rowland-helping-people-to-develop-their-inner-light-and-advocating-for-animals/

Huffington Post, Women in Business: Leesa Rowland http://www.huffingtonpost.com/laura-dunn/women-in-business-leesa-r_b_6937496.html

 

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