UNICEF’s Fifth Annual Masquerade Ball in Los Angeles held at Clifton’s Republic on October 27, 2017 raised over $350,000 at the celestial themed soiree. Celebrities Sophia Bush, Yvonne Orji and Gigi Gorgeous were in attendance to support UNICEF and its mission to save and protect children globally. The funds raised will benefit UNICEF’s Critical Emergency Relief Fund and life-saving programs empowering Syrian refugee women in Jordan. UNICEF Next Generation is a collective of young leaders, philanthropists and innovators that offer advocacy and commitment in supporting UNICEF’s mission to improve and save lives. NextGen Members research issues that affect children around the world and implement support via education, advocacy, skill sharing, remote volunteering and fundraising.
The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) operates in 190 countries and territories to prioritize children’s lives. UNICEF is the foremost humanitarian organization, saving more children’s lives than any other. UNICEF offers health care and immunizations, clean water and sanitation, nutrition, education, emergency relief and other life enhancing services. For more information, visit www.unicefusa.org.