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Hi there! I’m Steve, long-time lurker and first time contributor to the FreelyBe insider, and the resident communications director here at FreelyBe. Al (Alona) asked me to write a little piece after recently attending the Charity Ball for Charity Water. So with 20% battery charge and a cup of mysteriously delicious Kenyan something-a-rather from Sweet Leaf in Williamsburg, let’s get to it!
Music blasting, lights flashing, bodies in movement; the dance floor can seem like treading dangerous waters to an un-experienced swimmer, and the person controlling the tides is decidedly the man behind the music.
On October 23rd we spent the evening celebrating the women YOU chose to enjoy a night of styling and treats by Paul Mitchell and Glamour Magazine. These women were chosen for using their passions and talents to improve the lives of others.
On Tuesday October 23rd we're teaming up with Paul Mitchell and Glamour magazine to celebrate the women YOU choose to be selected for an evening of pampering. Click here for more details and to nominate a woman (or yourself!) that you think is using her talents to make a difference in the lives of others.
New York, NY 10014
"A nightclub is only as good as its doorman," is a topic often up for debate when discussing nightlife in New York City. Doormen arguably have one of the toughest jobs in the nightlife industry. The crowd they allow to enter, can make or break a venue's reputation. Some of the best in New York are known for their level of intimidation, prestige of the club they work, and most importantly - their discerning eye. Matt Oliver is one of those doormen
267 5th Avenue
New York, NY 10016
Midtown Loft & Terrace
267 5th Avenue, NYC
11th Floor Loft
29 West 35th Street
New York, NY 10001
Looking to break your rule of not going above 14th Street? The Liberty on 35th may be just that. Located just steps from Herald Square, The Liberty stands out as an oasis from the hustle & bustle of Midtown Manhattan. With outdoor seating, specialty beers, $1 oyster specials, and even a photo booth – you’ll no longer feel like you have to settle when it comes to enjoying happy hour with your friends and co-workers.
It is quite mind-blowing how many people still don't know about child sex trafficking. Most people in NYC don't know that this city is a central hub. That there are 27 million people around the world enslaved, and 99% of them are not rescued.
122 West 26th St
New York, NY 10001
FreelyBe partner and self-proclaimed anti-profit organization Mercy29 is constantly working to give hope and a future to those who may have lost it. With their simple mission to love, they have rescued thousands of impoverished children and families in Africa and India. Lakshmi*, a young woman saved by Mercy29, shared her story with FreelyBe.