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Group for the East End Gala

Jay McInerney, Anne Hearst McInerney.

Jennifer Raines and Alex Kramer.

Guests donned their Hamptons best for the Group for the East End gala benefit on June 16 at the Wolffer Estate in Sagaponack, NY. Among the over 530 guests  helping the East End's foremost environmental organization celebrate its 35th anniversary were Fisher Stevens, Jay McInerney and Anne Hearst McInerney, Bettina Zilkha, Arden Wohl, Nicole Miller, Olivia Chantecaille, Somers and Jonathan Farkas, Tatiana Platt, Meredith Melling Burke, Jay and Tracey Snyder, Ferebee Bishop Taube and Darcy Jones. During the  dinner portion of the evening Ann Colley and Group for the East End president, Bob DeLuca, gave special thanks to everyone involved. Sotheby's Jamie Niven took the stage after dinner was served to MC the fun live auction. The event helped to raise a record $790,000 for the group.

The Group for the East End is a volunteer-directed, professionally staffed, not-for-profit environmental advocacy organization established in 1972. The Group is dedicated to protecting the environment, rural character and quality of life across the East End through public advocacy and public education. The Group is the only professionally-staffed, not-for-profit organization dedicated to using public advocacy to protect our region's diverse wetlands, bays and harbors, forests, coastlines, farmlands and historic community character.

Olivia Chantecaille.

Tatiana Platt.

Somers and Jonathan Farkas.

Mary McNally, Serena Nikkhah.

Josh Bernstein.

Ferebee Bishop Taube, Brook Taube.

Arden Wohl, Valerie Boster.

Anne Hearst McInerney, Bettina Zilkha.

Bonnie Morrison, Douglas Friedman.

Elizabeth Harrison, Keith Schwevel.

Photos: Images: 1-4, 7-10:  Chris Ford/Patrick McMullan. 
Images 5-6, 11-12:  Michael Heller/Sag Harbor Express.
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