The International Rescue Committee's young professional group, GenR, will host their 5th Annual summer party this week.

GenR, short for Generation Rescue, is a group of young and influential humanitarian who have joined forces with the International Rescue Committee to help people affected by crisis to survive and rebuild their lives.

Among those to attend are Brad Raider (actor), Chef KPE, Chuck Close (artist), Eve Xanthopoulos (model) and more.

Event sponsors include: Capital One 360, CBRE, BBDO, Bloomberg Philanthropies, Colgate-Palmolive Company, Bacardi, David Burke Group, Candoni Italy, Heineken, Polvaro Tenuta, Suja, Whole Foods & Threads for Thought.

WHERE: David Burke Garden at The James Hotel
23 Grand Street, SOHO

WHEN: Wednesday, July 22, 2015
6:30 PM Arrivals Begin

The International Rescue Committee helps people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover, and gain control of their future. IRC teams provide health care, infrastructure, learning and economic support to people in 40 countries, with special programs designed for women and children. Every year, the IRC resettles thousands of refugees in 25 U.S. cities. Learn more at

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