Last night the 21st annual amfAR Gala New York saw the stars come out for a night of fashionable fundraising. The world’s top organization for AIDS research paid tribute to Milla Jovovich, Mert Alas, Marcus Piggott and Simon de Pury along with Kim Kardashian West presenting. They were honored with amfAR’s Award of Courage in recognition of their longstanding commitment to the fight against AIDS.
The incredible night was full of non-stop celeb appearances and a special musical performances by Grammy Award- winning and Billboard Chart-topping artist/producer duo The Chainsmokers, with special guest Kelsea Ballerini and additional performances by Parson James and Caroline Vreeland.
“I think anytime I get to align myself with something as positive as this organization it is an honor,” stated James who was on his second performance with amfAR. “I am always going to support this group.”
The night kicked off with a gala-wide Perrier-Jouët Champagne toast led by international supermodel Winnie Harlow. Guests mingled until late in the evening at one of the hottest tickets in town.
Guests in attendance included Kourtney Kardashian, Heidi Klum, Candace Swanepeol, Devon Windsor, Hilary Rhoda, Alan Cumming, Lais Ribiero, Bar Rafaeli, Simon Huck, Karen Elson, Lion Babe, Elsa Hosk, Chanel Iman, Alessandra Ambrosio, Nicky Rothschild, and many more came together to raise a glass and awareness for the organization.