‘Kiss The Stars’ fundraising dinner for Rhonda’s Kiss was hosted by Executive Director, actor Kyle Stefanski (co-starring in the new GOTTI movie), and chairman Marc Stefanski on Wednesday, June 13, 2018. The evening, supported by Cedars Sinai, featured incredible performances by actor and music artist EVAN ROSS where his wife ASHLEE SIMPSON ROSS popped to join him during his third song, and piano sensation ELEW with Los Angeles skyline as a beautiful backdrop on the warm summer night. Other notables such as actors PETER FACINELLI with girlfriend LILY ANNE HARRISON, ANNALYNNE MCCORD, DANNY A. ABECKASER, JON CARLO, influencers DIANA MADISON, KRISTIN OLENIK, ESTRELLA NOURI, LYDA FISCHER, DEREK WARBURTON, MICHAEL COSTELLO, DR ROGER TSAI and various industry notables and supporters of the organization. The charity event took place at The Estate Club ‘s breathtaking Sky Castle Estate in the Hollywood Hills with music by DJ Pookie.
Committee supporters Bob Saget and Mario Lopez also spoke through videos aired during the evening since they could not attend in person.
The evening included presentations by Executive Director Kyle Stefanski, such as a beautiful tribute video to Rhonda Stefanski, their Hope and Inspiration Award which went to an incredibly deserving cancer patient close to the organization’s heart, a silent auction portion which even featured a custom piece of artwork by Evan Ross. Guests enjoyed delicious catering by Los Angeles favorite CRAIG’s, specialty cocktails by Carbonadi Vodka and 4 Copas Organic Tequila, premiere wine selections by Malibu Rocky Oaks, Peroni beer and CORE water and a “Kissing Booth” by Pop Social. Florals by Petals LA.
Rhonda’s Kiss was founded to help cancer patients in need, mainly focused on the non-medical costs such as transportation, childcare, therapy, holistic healing, wigs, rent, and more that can add up tremendously as a result of the diagnosis. The organization’s friends at Cedars Sinai offered special support to the evening.