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On May 20, 2010, Prada hosted a private cocktail reception at its Madison Avenue boutique in celebration of the upcoming NYFC 2010 Fall Gala, which will be held on September 21st. The event was hosted by Donya and Scott Bommer, Vanessa and Henry Cornell, Shirin von Wulffen and Frédéric Fekkai, Dayssi and Paul Kanavos, Ashley and Jeff McDermott, Kelly and Jay Sugarman. An exclusive Prada collection was on display during the evening’s event, featuring special vintage dresses and styles from the FW 2010 runway reinterpreted in Prada’s signature duchesse fabrics. In honor of the event and their first-time partnership with NYFC, Prada also created a limited edition Prada his & hers fragrance gift set for guests, which included Infusion de Tuberose for Women and Infusion de Vetiver for Men. A percentage of sales at the Prada Madison store from May 20th through May 30th will also benefit New Yorkers for Children. NYFC Board and Friends Committee Members Allison Aston, Marisa Arredondo, Alexandra Becker, Maggie Betts, Eric Brettschneider, Marisa Brown, Alina Cho, Martin Gibson Dessoffy, Nicole Esposito, Rory Hermelee, Susy Korb, Stephanie LaCava, Clare McKeon, Tinsley Mortimer, Euan Rellie and Nicholas Scoppetta were all on hand to show their support. Nearly 600 guests perused the 3 levels of Prada Madison, while toasting another successful evening for NYFC.