2019 Fall Benefit

The Fresh Air Fund’s Council invites you to the 2019 Fall Benefit & Silent Auction “An Evening in the Rainforest,” featuring an extensive silent auction, dinner, cocktails, and a night full of dancing. This black-tie themed event annually brings together over 500 supporters to celebrate the impact of our life-changing programs and to relive the spirit of childhood!

Click here to purchase tables, tickets, and for sponsorship opportunities.

View a list of Council members here.

To join the Benefit Committee or to inquire about donating to the silent auction, please contact Rachael Silverstein at 212-897-8895 or rsilverstein@freshair.org.

Fall 2019 Event Leadership

Benefit Chairs

  • Isabelle B. Krusen
    Courtney Alexis Langer
    Tamie Peters Thomas & Richard D. Thomas

Vice Chairs

  • Jason Bordainick

    David Cotterman

    Catherine Dewey

    Marjan Mehrkhast

    Dana Pollock

    Frank A. Zimbaro

Ticket Chairs

  • David Mehlman
    Amanda K. Starbuck

Auction Chair

  • Mara Upson


  • Isabel B. Krusen, Council President
  • Ashton Abbot
  • Peter Harris Alden
  • Ian Bain
  • Scott K. Banerjee
  • Taryn and Alex Berkett
  • Michael Bogner
  • Meghan Borden
  • Anne Davey
  • Steve DeLuca
  • Janet Gorgone
  • Elizabeth Harrow
  • Lindsay K. Herron
  • Daniel Kosinski
  • Cristen Koufakis
  • Tolly Krusen
  • Alex Kupferberg
  • Courtney Alexis Langer
  • Amelie Lonergan
  • David Mehlman
  • Marjan Mehrkhast
  • Elizabeth Morgan
  • Cecilia Mortimore
  • Nina Morton
  • Benji Nwachukwu
  • Will C. Page
  • Nicholas K. Rafferty
  • Megan Petrie Ramm
  • Will Rodd
  • Chanler Rutherfurd
  • Alexandra and Edward Shaheen
  • Anthony Shropshire
  • Amanda K. Starbuck
  • Clifton and Tina Teagle
  • Tamie Peters Thomas
  • Evan W. Uhlick
  • Mara Upson
  • Lauren Wallerstein
  • Emily Weiss
  • Dwight Williams