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Dynamic Duo: Rosanna Scotto and Jim Kerr to Co-Host the 2020 HeartShare Spring Gala

January 14, 2020


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2020 HeartShare Spring Gala Co-Hosts Rosanna Scotto and Jim Kerr

The stars are aligning for HeartShare’s 2020 annual Spring Gala. Co-hosting the nonprofit’s largest annual fundraiser on Thursday, March 19, at the Ziegfeld Ballroom in New York City will be Rosanna Scotto, three-time Emmy-winning co-host of FOX 5’s “Good Day New York,” and Jim Kerr, legendary DJ at Q104.3 and National Radio Hall of Fame Inductee. Both are HeartShare Board Members.

With the theme of “Together We Soar,” the 2020 Gala celebrates the achievements of extraordinary individuals and corporations committed to lifting the vulnerable communities HeartShare serves, helping individuals of all abilities live independent lives.

Adding to the star power are Honorary Gala Co-Chairs Linda Dano, Emmy-winning actress, author, entrepreneur, former HeartShare Board Member and past HeartShare award honoree; Abigail Hawk, star of the hit CBS series “Blue Bloods” and past HeartShare award honoree; Tony Lo Bianco, Emmy-winning actor and past HeartShare award honoree; and Tamara Tunie, Obie Award-winning actress, director, producer and past HeartShare award honoree.

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Honorary Co-Chairs: Linda Dano, Abigail Hawk, Tony Lo Bianco, Tamara Tunie

“We are excited to have Rosanna Scotto and Jim Kerr co-hosting our Gala,” says William R. Guarinello, President and Chief Executive Officer, HeartShare Human Services of New York. “As longtime HeartShare Board Members, Rosanna and Jim have worked tirelessly over many years to help raise awareness and funds for the important ongoing work of HeartShare. We are equally excited to have Linda Dano, Abigail Hawk, Tony Lo Bianco, and Tamara Tunie as our first-ever Honorary Gala Co-Chairs. They are all past HeartShare award honorees and we are grateful to them for their longtime support of our organization.”

For Gala tickets and sponsorship details, click here. For more information, please contact Danielle Maurice: 718.422.3283 or