Past Events

  • HELP USA and 92Y Present

    How did Michael Strahan go from a Hall of Fame football career to co-hosting a top-rated morning show? He shared the secrets to his success in football, entertainment and life in his recent book Wake Up Happy: The Dream Big, Win Big Guide to Transforming Your Life. Strahan discussed the book, his remarkable career, and his work in the community in a wide-ranging conversation with Jonathan Tisch at 92Y on Monday, April 25.

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  • HELP USA at the Plaza Hotel

    Please join HELP USA at the Plaza Hotel on March 16 to celebrate survivors of domestic violence. We are thrilled to honor Walmart for their commitment to helping victims of domestic abuse; Karen Klopp, Founder, What2WearWhere and Annalynne McCord, the Board Chair of Together and Heart/NSMF. The event will also recognize and applaud HELP USA Scholarship Award winners. These are courageous men and women who have overcome homelessness and graduated from our domestic violence program. The Scholarship fund exists to support the graduates’ educational and professional pursuits as they build better lives for themselves and their families.

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  • Conversation with Maria Cuomo Cole

    A Conversation with Maria Cuomo Cole Moderated by Lisa Birnbach,
    Award-Winning Journalist and Best-Selling Author

    MARIA CUOMO COLE is a philanthropist, film-maker, and social justice advocate. As Chairman of HELP USA, Ms. Cuomo Cole is transforming the lives of homeless and low income populations across the United States. An award-winning film producer, Ms. Cuomo Cole's work includes "Living for 32,” Academy Award nominated "The Invisible War;” "The Hunting Ground," and "NEWTOWN,” which premiered at Sundance this January. Join us as we explore Ms. Cuomo Cole’s unique professional journey and her experience growing up in one of the nation’s preeminent political families.
    Reception: 6:00-7:00pm, Hall of History Program: 7:00-8:30pm, Davis Hall
    Thursday, February 11, 2016
    International House, 500 Riverside Drive, NYC

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  • Toy Drive with VVA

    Thursday, November 19, 2015 (New York City) – The 9th Annual TOY DRIVE to benefit HELP USA will be held at: The Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers, 61 Chelsea Piers, New York, NY at 6:00 – 9:00 PM. VVA Project Managers & Consultants works annually with HELP USA to bring together the NYC Real Estate and Construction industry community for a night of pre-holiday cheer, networking, fun, and giving. Thousands of families living in the HELP USA homeless housing shelters across the city benefit each holiday season through your efforts and generosity.

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  • Comedy Series Benefit

    Tuesday, October 6, 2015: Comedic legends Mario Cantone, Charles Grodin, Judy Gold and Marion Grodin joined forces at Gotham Comedy Club for a show to benefit HELP USA.

    A big thank you to comedic legends Mario Cantone, Charles Grodin, Judy Gold and Marion Grodin joined forces to ensure that their audience knew “laughter is the best medicine” for a night of standup comedy to support to HELP USA, a national nonprofit providing housing and supportive service to house the homeless.

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  • SoulCycle Ride to End Veteran Homelessness

    On Tuesday, September 29, 2015 SoulCycle and Picture Motion brought together a enthusiastic crowd riders and sponsors at SoulCycle’s newest location in Mount Vernon Triangle, Washington DC.

    All proceeds from this SoulCycle event will go towards the refurbished Walter Reed Army Medical Center as we transition this historic building into 75 nurturing and welcoming homes for these homeless veterans. These contributions will help us to provide homes, jobs, and services for DC’s homeless veterans.

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  • HELP HEROES Awards Dinner 2015

    The 2015 HELP HEROES Awards Dinner was held May 28, 2015 at Cipriani, 110 E 42nd Street, NY. The honorees included: BNY Mellon, Gerald L. Hassell, Chairman and CEO accepting; Peter A. Hochfelder, Managing Member, Brahman Management LLC; Ellen Levine, Editorial Director, Hearst Magazines.

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