2017 Los Angeles Builders Ball®, LA

Photo: Average Socialite
Affair: 2017 Los Angeles Builders Ball®

When: Thursday, September 28, 2017

Hot Spot: Beverly Hilton Hotel, Los Angeles, CA

Deets: Habitat for Humanity Greater Los Angeles (Habitat LA) hosted the 2017 Los Angeles Builders Ball® on Thursday, September 28, 2017 at the historic Beverly Hilton Hotel. The annual event celebrated Habitat LA’s counterparts in the building and real estate industry, as well as partners and donors, who are helping transform the landscape of Los Angeles. 

- Legendary boxing icon and philanthropist, Sugar Ray Leonard, was honored with the Dream Builder Award for his devotion to the local community and helping those in need build a stronger and healthier future through his namesake foundation.

- Hockey Hall of Famer and Los Angeles Kings President, Luc Robitaille, was honored with the Foundation Builder Award for his significant contribution and leadership in creating intentional change in the Los Angeles community with the Kings Care and Echoes of Hope foundations.

- Morley Builders, one of the preeminent leaders in the construction industry, received the Builder of The Year Award for their commitment to building innovative, high-quality residential and commercial projects with integrity, pride and dignity.

Celebrity attendees such as Tina Knowles, Cookie Johnson, Apryl Jones, Tom Schwartz, Trevor Jackson and many others enjoyed a VIP reception, followed by dinner, a live fund-a-need and special musical performance by Grammy nominated and platinum-selling R&B group, En Vogue.

“Sugar” Ray Leonard, Luc Robitaille, En Vogue, Apryl Jones , Areva Martin, Bubba Ganter, Charley Koontz, Chris Strandburg, Crystal Hunt, Ernie Hudson, Jax Taylor, John Savage, Judge Lauren Lake, Julie Ann Emery, Kate Linder, Keo Motsepe, Kiki Shepard, Mindy Sterling, Sam McMurray, Tara Reid, Tina Knowles-Lawson, Tonya Banks, Trevor Jackson, Victoria Summer, D.K. Uzoukwu, Dr. Randal D.Haworth, Jason Stuart, Kelly Rutherford, Kris Lofton, Lindsay McCormick, Ous Mellouli, Samantha Mumba, Shevon K. Nieto, Tammy Townsend, Tom Schwartz, Trina McGee , Afiya Bennett, Alex Rose Wiesel, Breegan Jane, Celeste Thorson, Dr. Peyman Gravori, Gary Catona, Matteo Perin, Raney Branch

Hint For The Average Socialite: Individual ticket prices start at $350, table sponsorships start at $5,000. Purchases can be made online. For questions regarding sponsorship, please contact Helen Dosta, Director of Development at hdosta@habitatla.org or (424) 246-3653.

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