November 10, 2015
On Saturday night, Eva Longoria hosted a special Global Gift Gala in association with Yoka Iizuka, Ibiza Paradise Energy Drink, Audi, Dani Garcia, Iberia, L’Oreal Paris and Nicolas Feuillatte champagne at Gran Meliá Resort Don Pepe, Marbella.
Eva was joined by Shemar Moore, Lara Fabian, Thom Evans, Tallia Storm, Nate James, Sara Pi and Bruce Baps & The Lecheritas.
The actress and celebrated philanthropist, who is also Honorary Chair of the organization, was joined at the event by Masters of Ceremony Paloma Lago and Thom Evans.
Actor and former model Shemar Moore was among the guests, and received the Global Gift Philanthropist Award during the evening. British singing sensation Tallia Storm performed alongside international soul artist Nate James, Belgian Italian International singer and Global Ambassador of The Global Gift Foundation Lara Fabian, plus further special performances by Sara Pi and Bruce Baps & The Lecheritas. Attendees were treated to a cocktail reception, entertainment, dinner, and a live auction that included a piece of art donated and presented by Jordi Mollà. Other guests included, Antonia Dell’Atte, Victor Cucart, Korina Kocsis,Ana Tarrés, Patricio Moreno, Manolo Santana, Elsa Anka, Kristina Szekely and Fabiola Martinez.
In addition, tributes were made to award winners Global Gift ‘Our& Heroes’ Award& recipient, Asociación Ser Humano, and Global Gift Excellence Award & Recipients Bertin Osborne & Genoveva Casanova.
The Gala that was part of the Philanthropic Weekend raised a total income of €416,000 with proceeds to be shared between The Eva Longoria Foundation, Fundación SOS, Asociación Ser Humano and Global Gift Foundation to help support vulnerable women and children across the world.
Event sponsors included Yoka Iizuka, Ibiza Paradise Energy Drink, Audi, Dani Garcia, Iberia, L’Oreal Paris and Nicolas Feuillatte champagne at Gran Meliá Resort Don Pepe, Marbella.
Eva Longoria said; “We were delighted to return to Marbella for The Global Gift Gala to the Gran Meliá Resort Don Pepe for an evening of celebration and philanthropy. The generous donations that we received will help make a difference to many women and families in the city of Marbella and across the world”.
Further editions of The Global Gift Gala will take place later in the year including London November 19th Punta Mita Mexico December 7th and Dubai December 14th
Visit www.globalgiftfoundation.org for more information.