The 11th annual UNICEF Snowflake Ball celebrated UNICEF’s work for children around the world and raised $3.5 million dollars to support their lifesaving programs. With pleasure, the U.S. Fund for UNICEF honored actor and UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Orlando Bloom with the Audrey Hepburn Humanitarian Award, HSNi CEO and U.S. Fund for UNICEF National Board Vice Chair Mindy Grossman with the Spirit of Compassion Award, and the U.S. Fund for UNICEF Chief Financial and Operating Officer Edward G. Lloyd with the Helenka Pantaleoni Humanitarian Award. The evening featured a performance by UNICEF Ambassador P!nk. Thank you to our presenting sponsors Mariner Investment Group, LLC and Norell Parfums New York, and to our patron gift sponsor, Baccarat. A special thank you to the evenings attendees for all their support and dedication to putting children first. The UNICEF Snowflake Ball has raised over $27 million since it’s induction in 2004. We hope to see you next year on Tuesday, November 29, 2016!


Tuesday, December 1, 2015


Event Venues below

6:30 PM

7:30 PM

10:30 PM

A Black
tie Affair

Ladies Shine in Gold and Silver

6:30PM Cocktails

Museum of American Finance
48 Wall Street
New York, NY 10005

7:30PM Dinner and Program

10:30PM After Party

Musical Performance by GRAMMY® Award-Winning Artist



Audrey Hepburn Humanitarian Award

Orlando Bloom
UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador

Spirit of Compassion Award

Mindy Grossman
CEO of HSNi and U.S. Fund for UNICEF National Board Member

Helenka Pantaleoni Humanitarian Award

Edward G. Lloyd
U.S. Fund for UNICEF Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer

Gala Chairs

Moll Anderson
Gillian Miniter


To Be Announced

Project Chair

Pamela Fiori

Next Gen Chairs

Nell Diamond
Jenna Bush Hager
Jaime Jiménez

Snowflake Patrons

After Party Honorary Chair

Christine and George Stonbely

Riley Keough 

Gala Committee

Michael Avedon
Charlotte Blechman
Kimberly Chandler
Mary Callahan Erdoes
Gigi Ganatra Duff
Hilary Gumbel
Dayle Haddon*
Carol Hamilton
Eleanora Kennedy
Sandra Lee
Téa Leoni*
Andrea Masterson

Elizabeth Musmanno
Elyse Newhouse
Christine M.J. Oliver
Wendy Stapleton Reyes
Andy Sheldon
Laine Siklos
Gillian Hearst Simonds
Marjolein Steenbergen
Caryl M. Stern
Christine Stonbely
Christina Zilber

To Be Announced

Host Committee

Dennis Basso
Prabal Gurung, Prabal Gurung LLC
Naeem Khan, Naeem Khan
Derek Lam & Jan-Hendrik Schlottman, Derek Lam
Phillip Lim & Wen Zhou, 3.1 Phillip Lim
Lela Rose, Lela Rose
Michelle Smith, Milly
Carmen Marc Valvo  & Christian Knaust


Fashion Committee

Décor Design

Vern Yip, HGTV*

Menu Design

Marcus Samuelsson*
Amanda Cohen
Jessica Weiss

Live Auction

CK Swett

2015 Supporters

Presenting Sponsors


Patron Gift Sponsor



  • Charlie and Moll Anderson Family Foundation
  • Neil and Mindy Grossman & HSNi
  • Christine M.J. Oliver
  • Pfizer Inc. 
  • Nancy C. & Richard R. Rogers/Mary Kay Inc. 


  • Rania and Jamal Daniel 
  • Hallmark Cards 
  • The Haslam Family Foundation
  • Vester T. Hughes Jr. 
  • J.P. Morgan and Philip and Mary Erdoes 
  • Target
  • UPS

Décor Sponsor
Scripps Networks Interactive

UNICEF Kid Power
UNICEF Kid Power brought to you by Disney and Target
The evening's UNICEF Kid Power Bands gifted by LionTree LLC

After Party Presenting Sponsor
Norell New York



  • Adrien Arpel and Mark Locks
  • Barneys New York 
  • BD
  • Deanna and Joseph Bittker
  • Jung and Nelson Chai 
  • Max Duckworth and Sarah Godlewski
  • Sarah and Gerard Falcone 
  • Dolores and Thomas Gahan
  • Giorgio Armani Fragrance 
  • Corinne and Daniel Goldman 
  • Hilary and Bryant Gumbel 
  • Hearst Corporation
  • Vince Hemmer
  • Mr. and Mrs. Franklin W. Hobbs
  • iHeartMedia, Inc. 
  • Deborah and Peter Lamm 
  • The Lebenthal Family 
  • Téa Leoni
  • Christie and Chris Manning 
  • Margaritaville Enterprises
  • Merck & Co. Inc. 
  • Gillian and Sylvester Miniter 
  • NBA Cares
  • Purvi and Harsh Padia 
  • Emily and Anthony Pantaleoni
  • Prudential 
  • PwC/ Y&R
  • Tricia Quick 
  • Diego and Wendy Reyes 
  • Ropes & Gray LLP 
  • RR Donnelley
  • Christine and George Stonbely
  • Voya Financial®
  • Sherrie and David Westin 
  • Christina Zilber


UNICEF Snowflake Ball Reception presented by Voya Financial®

*UNICEF Ambassador