The Ashley Lauren Foundation's biggest fundraiser of the year, the Butterfly Ball is this Saturday night at Ocean Place Resort & Spa in Long Branch.

I am so proud to be emceeing the event this year and it's going to be an amazing night for an even more amazing cause. In addition to great food, music, dancing and auctions, there is an amazing dance competition which is an absolute must see.

This years theme is Dancing For Our Stars and the featured dancers are Stillwell-Hansen CEO Carol Stillwell, best selling, award winning author Tom Corley, Monmouth County Freeholder Thomas Arnone and Deputy Monmouth County Freeholder Director Serena DiMaso.

The panel of judges includes the specialty food legend Joe Leone, Director of Customer and Community Relations for New Jersey Natural Gas, Tom Hayes and the maestro of the Garden State Philharmonic Anthony LaGruth.

Tickets are still available for the Butterfly Ball! To learn more about this event and learn about the amazing work of this wonderful organization, just visit the Ashley Lauren Foundation website.

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