Events Sampling 3

SEU creates, customizes and manages a variety of fundraising events for clients. These also include launch and branding events, along with cultivation and kick-off events. Each event is designed to meet our client’s needs, goals, culture and constituency. Here is a sampling:

Theater Benefit

Phantom  Fundraiser

The Phantom Fundraiser

Our Phantom of the Opera theater benefit for the Lehner Foundation raised over one million dollars , directly benefiting fifty-one participating charities. Including pre and post parties at the Marriott Marquis, every seat of the Majestic Theatre was filled.

Walk Event

Walk for a cure
JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes

Our Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation’s Walk to Cure Diabetes raised over a million dollars and drew over 10,000 walkers, who enjoyed donated food, music and entertainment..

Annual Gala

The Brooklyn Hospital Center Annual Gala
The Brooklyn Hospital Center Annual Gala

We helped The Brooklyn Hospital Foundation significantly increase revenue for their annual Gala and refreshed the event by adding new elements, including the “hair lady” who was a HUGE hit.


Auction Event
National Meningitis Association Auction

At their annual Gala, we managed the National Meningitis Association’s silent auction raising important funds and giving guests an entertaining way to give back.

Casino Night

Casino Fundraising Event
Jefferson’s Ferry Monte Carlo Night

We helped Jefferson’s Ferry LifeCare Community tap leadership and revamp key elements of their annual Monte Carlo Night. All goals were met and the joint was jumping the whole night.

Performance Benefit

Performance Benefit
Performance Benefit with Jesse Martin for Our Time Theatre

Through a collaborative performance on the Skirball stage with Our Time Theatre Company teens and famous actors, followed by dinner and an auction at the Kimmel Center, we raised their event to new heights.

Kick Off

We raised substantial advance funds for D.A.R.E. America’s annual Gala by asking a top executive Vice Chair to host and underwrite a kick-off party in his Fifth Avenue New York apartment.

Launch Event

Launch Event
New York Genome Center Launch Event at The IAC Building

We produced a launch/press conference at the cutting-edge IAC building for the New York Genome Center.

Milestone Benefit

Intrepid Milestone Benefit

This 150th Anniversary Benefit for the storied Bishop Loughlin Memorial High School was held on the Intrepid and featured notable alumni and entertainment including the school choir and the Armed Forces band.

Small Non-Profit Benefit

Habitat for Humanity Gala

At this fundraiser, we brought a small but dedicated charity to the next level. The Habitat for Humanity Newarks’s board president hired us to coach her board and expand their event and they tripled revenues. 


Mothers Voices Journal Cover

Mother’s Voices, a fashion-industry driven non-profit hired us to produce their journal which raised over $750,000.