Lotus & Leaf  has over 15 years of experience in creating and managing reunions, workshops & galas for not-for-profit groups, alumni associations and private clients. We specialize in strategies that reach fund-raising goals, raise public awareness and maximize brand presence.

Our Fundraising Galas have included:

THE CITIZENS FOUNDATION USA funds education in underprivileged areas abroad. events in NY/NJ include:

  • Gala at the Pratt Mansion, Fifth Avenue, NYC
  • The fund-raiser at 62 on Hudson , NYC.

LANSA Fundraiser, Tagore Gallery, New York, NY.

  • Legal Access Network for South Asians is a lawyers' group that provides resources and legal aid to those in need.

Grassroots Reception, Tagore Gallery, NYC.

  • Acclaimed Paris-based conceptual & trans-active performance artist's introduction to New York.

Fashion Show and Dinner Cruises around Manhattan with internationally acclaimed designers.

The AFPSRD Independence Polo Cup, Tinicum Park, Bucks County, PA.

  • A fundraiser polo match with 2 East Coast polo teams, followed by a post- match supper elegantly served in tents.
  • A commemorative program brochure was designed with information of the game's history, its rules.
  • PR included a feature article with professionally-shot photos in a US society magazine. A special information package was provided to NYC sponsors and their guests with featured area antique shops, boutiques and restaurants.

The AFPSRD Benefit Gala, Madison, NJ – A Celebration of International Rhythms

  • A black-tie gala with international music performances at Lenfell Hall, a 19th century mansion in New Jersey with formal gardens by Frederick Law Olmsted.
  • Entertainment: Moroccan Gnawa musicians, South Asian dhol player, Caribbean steel drums, Chinese Lion Dance troupe and Andean musicians.

Lahore: City of gardens city of lights. Morris Museum, Morris Plains, NJ

  • A celebration of 17 th century Mughal Lahore.
  • Gala reception & buffet dinner with a Khathak dance performance.
  • Guerlain, Paris/NY provided guest favors