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:

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.

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.

Theater Benefit

The Phantom Fundraiser

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


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.

Walk for a cure

Walk Event

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.

Jefferson’s Ferry Monte Carlo Night

Casino Night

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.

Kick Off

Dare To Care Gala 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.

Auction Event


National Meningitis Association Auction

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

Mothers Voices Journal Cover


Extraordinary Voices Award Journal

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

Habitat Fundraising Event

Small Non-Profit Benefit

Habitat For Humanity Gala

At this fundraiser, we brought a small but dedicated and much-needed charity to the next level. Habitat for Humanity Newark’s board president hired us to coach her board, and to revamp and expand their event. They not only tripled revenues, they got a major gift at the event.