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Empire Ball

Calendar iconDate: Wednesday, December 15, 2021  clock iconTime: 6:00pm  location icon Venue: Cipriani Wall Street  dress icon Attire: Black Tie Suggested

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Check out our formal invitation here!

We’re looking forward to an inspiring night of much-needed celebration and long-overdue connection!

The safety of our guests is our utmost consideration. Per New York City regulations, all attendees must be fully vaccinated to attend and proof of vaccination will be required. The Empire Ball will comply with the latest safety guidelines at the time of the event.  
Please join us, as we “Light The Sky for DRI” and honor the mission of the Diabetes Research Institute and Foundation, while saluting these Honorees who are helping us to unlock the cure for diabetes:

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Frank Alvarado
Senior Managing Director

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Anthony E. Mann
President & CEO
E-J Electric Installation Co.
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Joey Dussich
Vice President
JAD Corporation
When iconic, world-renowned buildings and landmarks are lit blue on December 15th to commemorate the Annual Empire Ball, they will shine a spotlight on the DRI’s singular mission to find a cure for this devastating disease.
Lighting Partners*
The AT&T Discovery District
AT&T Headquarters

Canada Lands Company
CN Tower

Empire State Realty Trust
The Empire State Building

EQ Office
The Pyramid at 65 East 55th

Bank of America Plaza

Miami Dade College
The Freedom Tower

New York State Thruway Authority
The Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge

SL Green Realty Corp.
One Vanderbilt

The Durst Organization
One Bryant Park
151 West 42nd Street
One World Trade Center

The Trinity Buildings
111 & 115 Broadway

Vornado Realty Trust
The Bloomberg Tower at 731 Lexington Avenue

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For more information, please contact:

Amy Epstein, Director of Special Events
Diabetes Research Institute Foundation
Direct: 646-475-1572

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