Celebrities, business leaders and several prominent New Yorkers attended the Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) New York Dinner at the Waldorf-Astoria in New York City on December 14, 2007. The biennial event, attended by more than 800 people, raised more than $4 million for the PCF, the world's largest philanthropic source of support for prostate cancer research.
Launched in 1994, this black-tie event has drawn support for the PCF from celebrities and entertainers including Tony Bennett, Michael Bolton, Gloria Estefan, Whoopi Goldberg, Johnny Mathis, Lionel Richie, Paul Simon, Cher, Rod Stewart, Sting, Robert Wagner and Jill St. John. Past honorees have included Wayne Calloway, Jim Colbert, Arnold Palmer, General Norman Schwartzkopf, Steve and Elaine Wynn, and Joe Torre.
Ray and his wife Katrin were privileged to have been invited to the 2007 New York Dinner.