Endless Summer: SS Covers The 15th Annual Super Saturday for Ovarian Cancer Research Fund with Help from Zipcar
Ovarian Cancer Research Fund is the largest independent organization in the United States dedicated exclusively to funding ovarian cancer research– and to finding a cure. Through our three research programs, we fund the best researchers and the most innovative projects.
- Developing innovative strategies for early detection
- Discovering genetic polymorphisms that increase risk for ovarian cancer
- Understanding the underlying genetics and molecular biology of ovarian cancer
- Identifying new, better targets for treatment
- Determining how to super-charge a woman’s immune response to better fight ovarian cancer
- Deciphering how and why ovarian cancer spreads, and how to stop it
This past summer, in Watermill, Kelly Ripa, Paula Patton, Donna Karan and Ariel Foxman hosted Ovarian Cancer Research Fund’s (OCRF) 15th annual Super Saturday benefit. Guests included: Matthew Settle, Mark Feuerstein, Lara Spencer, Star Jones, Tiffani Thiessen, Sam Champion, Beth Ostrosky Stern, Josh Elliott, Judith Giuliani,Hilary Rhoda, Alina Cho, Nick Loeb, June Ambrose, George Kotsiopoulos, Jeannie Mai, Isaac Mizrahi, Jonathan Cheban, Kyle Richards, Ingrid Vandebosch, Veronica Webb, Hilary Rhoda, Diem Brown, Chaske Spencer and Jessica Hart among others.
Super Saturday 15 is OCRF’s fun-filled, family-oriented daylong fundraiser, complete with a one-of-a-kind designer garage sale, kids’ carnival and activities, a luxury raffle and gourmet treats. Once dubbed “the Rolls Royce of garage sales,” the most anticipated element ofSuper Saturday is the fashion garage sale, which includes merchandise from over 200 prominent designers including: Donna Karan, Theory, alice + olivia, J Brand, Diane von Furstenberg, HelmutLang, Intermix, Scoop NYC, Splendid, Smythson and Ralph Lauren. For the fifth consecutive year, the “Designers A to Zoe” booth by Rachel Zoe will feature luxury designers such as Stella McCartney, Proenza Schouler, Peter Som, Chloe, J Mendel, Oscar de la Renta, Zac Posen, Marc Jacobs and Marchesa.
Leading multimedia retailer QVC® broadcasted live from the event from 2:00PM – 4:00PM. QVC Presents Super Saturday Live offered viewers the chance to purchase a variety of products including apparel, accessories, jewelry and beauty at amazing prices with all net proceeds benefiting OCRF.
In addition to the incredible shopping, the afternoon was filled with activities and indulgences provided by COVERGIRL, InStyle, Color Club, Fresh, Dove, DailyCandy, Camp Divalysscious and Space Odyssey East.
The fifteenth annual Super Saturday raised $3.6 million for Ovarian Cancer Research Fund, and the organization has events taking place all year round so there is always a chance to go out and show your support for an amazing cause. The next event is taking place on November 1st in multiple locations:
Alex and Ani In-Store Shopping Event
Join OCRF along with the Alex and Ani retail teams at 5 select locations for a fantastic in-store shopping event to benefit OCRF!
Alex and Ani’s collections, made in the USA from recycled materials, are eco-friendly, and designed to uplift and inspire all who wear them.
Throughout the event, 15% of sales from all pieces, including wrap bracelets, bangles, earrings, and necklaces, will be donated to OCRF.
Thursday, November 1st
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
No RSVP required.
425 West Broadway
New York, NY 10012
115 Newbury Street
Boston, MA 02116
Alex and Ani Chapel View
2000 Chapel View Boulevard
Cranston, RI 02920
150 Worth Avenue
Palm Beach , FL 33480
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
We here at Socially Superlative have a deep commitment and appreciation for charity and those who give back. Covering the event and seeing the wonderful work that OCRF does first hand would not have been possible without the amazing support of ZipCar.
For more information on Ovarian Cancer Research Fund and on upcoming events and on ways to donate visit ocrf.org
For more information on Zipcar click HERE.