Heart Ball

03/05/2012 12:32 PM

03/05/2012 12:59 PM

THE REASON: To raise money for the American Heart Association's research and educational programs. THE BUZZ: Event chair was Kevin Henry of Snyder’s-Lancenow in its 54th year, the gala is Charlotte’s longest running black-tie fundraiserthe 700 guests at the Calypso-themed party raised more than $775,000 for the cause.

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