The 8th Annual Better World Awards: Roc4Humanity!
Date(s) - 11/14/2018 - 11/15/2018
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
The Loeb Boathouse
NEW YORK, NEW YORK
The 8th Annual Better World Awards Roc4Humanity, to benefit Wells of Life, will be held Wednesday, November 14, 2018, at The Loeb Boathouse in Central Park, New York City, New York, USA. They will be hosted by CBS radio’s Rita Cosby and CEO of SohoMuse Consuelo Vanderbilt Costin. The Better World Awards are endorsed by LOVEOVERALL and the Marley Family Foundation.
On November 14, outstanding humanitarians that are considered rockstars from the fields of theater, music, design, and business will be honored for making the world a better place. These global humanitarians will be honored for their worldwide peacemaking efforts. Honorees and presenters will be announced from September 1 to November 13, 2018, at wellsoflife.org/betterworldawards.
Former honorees and presenters are invited to the black-tie gala dinner, dance and awards show, which include Pamela Anderson, Eva Longoria Baston, F1 World Champion Jenson Button, Julian Lennon, Bryan Ferry, Olivia Gaynor-Long, Kweku Mandela, Ky-Mani Marley, and Mr. Elie Saab, to name a few.
Wells of Life will receive 100% of the ticket profits and auction proceeds.
Committee Chair: Gianna Armani
Fashion Presentation with Fusha designer Mrs. Claudinette Jean
Wednesday, November 14, 2018, from 7 p.m. to 12 a.m.
The Loeb Boathouse Central Park
Entrance of East 72nd Street
New York, NY 10021
6:30 p.m.: Red carpet arrivals
7 p.m.: All inclusive cocktail party
8 p.m.: Sit-down, four-course dinner, awards show, and auction
10 p.m.: Concert, DJ, dancing
Attire: Black-tie for men and long gowns for women
Two wonderful hosts are sure to entertain: CBS Radio’s Rita Cosby and SohoMuse’s Consuelo Vanderbilt Costin.
Cosby, CNN and formerly Fox News contributing journalist and CBS Radio show personality, specializes in interviewing newsmaking and political figures. Cosby made national headlines for her interviews with five U.S. presidents, two Catholic Popes, and back-to-back interviews Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat and Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon. She also has interviewed high-profile entertainers such as Mike Tyson and Michael Jackson. From Cosby’s ability to transcend all worlds, she has earned the three Emmy Awards, the Jack Anderson Award, the Matrix Award, the Ellis Island Medal of Honor, and the Lech Walesa Freedom Award. Rita Cosby is an ideal emcee for The 8th Annual Better World Awards: Roc4Humanity.
Conseulo Vanderbilt Costin, a fifth-generation Vanderbilt, is the CEO and founder of SohoMuse, a professional networking website for the global creative community. An internet entrepreneur, Costin’s popstar with a pedigree history has demonstrated an earnest philanthropic bent for the arts. The one-time performing artist, whose songs reached the Billboard Top 20 on the dance charts is a compassionate spokesperson for the artistic community.