Hamptons Fundraiser Super Saturday Raises $3.5 Million For Ovarian Cancer Research

New York Smash Magazine  

LightBox Kelly Ripa and Donna Karan Host Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Super Saturday 2014

Luxury shopping for a cause: Super Saturday 17 raises $3.5 million for ovarian cancer research. (Photo: LightBox)

The Ovarian Cancer Research Fund’s 17th annual Super Saturday benefit, hosted by Kelly Ripa and Donna Karan, raised an impressive $3.5 million for ovarian cancer research on Saturday, July 26 at Nova’s Ark Project in Water Mill, NY.

The high-profile Hamptons fundraiser, sponsored by QVC, is a luxury shopping and family activity event that boasts a one-of-a-kind designer garage sale, kids’ carnival, luxury raffle and gourmet food. To raise funds for ovarian cancer research, guests are able to shop the fashion garage sale, which includes merchandise from over 200 major designers, such as Donna Karan, Ralph Lauren, INTERMIX, Vince, IRO, Alexis Bittar, Bonpoint, Haute Hippie, Nanette Lepore, Milly, Theory, Elie Tahari, Diane von Furstenberg, alice + olivia, Scoop NYC, Vilebrequin, J Brand and Helmut Lang.

As expected, the fundraiser attracted a long list of celebrities, including Alec Baldwin, Hilaria Baldwin, Rachel Zoe, Star Jones, Lisa Rinna, Kelly Rutherford, Gayle King, Jill Martin, Joe Zee, Chef Janine Booth, Katie Lee, Beth Stern, Nanette Lepore, June Ambrose, Fern Mallis, Ali Wentworth, Ben Shenkman, Adam Pally, Cameron Silver, Kathy Hilton, Nicky Hilton, Vita Sidorkina, Jonathan Cheban, Judy Giuliani, Cathy Moriarty-Gentile, Joy Behar, and Beth Shak.

Last year, Super Saturday also raised $3.5 million. Read last year’s Super Saturday recap here.

Katie Lee, Beth Stern, Ali Wentworth at OCRF 17th Annual Super Saturday's sponsored by QVC- Photo Credit by Clint Spalding at Patrick McMullan

Katie Lee, Beth Stern and Ali Wentworth at the 17th Annual Super Saturday sponsored by QVC
Photo by Clint Spalding at Patrick McMullan