The 3rd Annual Butterfly Ball, to benefit the Ashley Lauren Foundation is truly one of the big social events of the year in Monmouth and Ocean Counties and it's just a little over a month away.

The Butterfly Ball will be held the The Ocean Place Resort and Spa in Long Branch, February 22nd at 6:30pm. This year, Carol Stillwell and Mary Ann Larkin will be honored at the Ball.

This year the evening will feature a cocktail performance by Stormin' Norman Seldin the legendary pianist, singer, composer, and promoter. Then dinner and dancing with Mack & Soul the high energy 10 piece band.

There will be amazing auction items as well and proceeds will benefit the Ashley Lauren Foundation, as they work tirelessly to provide help and hope to kids with cancer and their families all over New Jersey.

Please attend this fun and important event, and bring your friends and family for an incredible night for an amazing cause. Get information on the Butterfly Ball and all the Foundation does by visiting the Ashley Lauren Foundation website.

The Ashley Lauren Foundation is also excited about the official release party of the new Ashley Lauren Foundation song, "Begin". The party will take place at Jenkinson's Aquarium on February 8th, and you could even be in the music video.