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Philanthropist Jean Shafiroff Hosts Surprise St. Patrick’s Day Dinner for Patrick McMullan

On Friday March 17th, Jean Shafiroff hosted a private surprise dinner in honor of celebrity photographer Patrick McMullan at Jue Lan Club located within the old Limelight space.

Jue Lan Club, image taken from: http://madisonavenueagency.com/jue-lan-club-opens-memorial-day-weekend-in-southampton/

Jue Lan Club, image taken from: http://madisonavenueagency.com/jue-lan-club-opens-memorial-day-weekend-in-southampton/

Over 50 friends and family including Liam McMullan who DJ’d at the after party while wearing a silver Andy Warhol, Lady Liliana Cavendish, Yaz and Valentin Hernandez and son Valentin Hernandez Jr., interior designer Geoffrey Bradfield, young philanthropists Jacqueline Kent Cooke and Larry Milstein, Pat Hackett – who edited Andy Warhol’s diaries, writers Michael Musto and R. Couri Hay fashion designers Nick Graham, Frederick Anderson and Victor De Souza, joined the Philanthropist for an intimate dinner of Asian inspired dishes served on festive tables decorated with green confetti bombs.  Jean made a short toast where she wished the famous social and event photographer the happiest of birthdays.

Lady Liliana Cavendish and Geoffrey Bradfield

Lady Liliana Cavendish and Geoffrey BradfieldCredit Patrick McMullan

Dimitri Anderson and Frederick Anderson_Credit Patrick McMullan

Dimitri Anderson and Frederick Anderson_Credit Patrick McMullan

Michael Musto_Credit Patrick McMullan

Michael Musto_Credit Patrick McMullan

Among those wearing green were Dr. Penny Grant, James Francis Ginty, Janna Bullock and Emanuele Fiore, who joined Ann Rapp, Roy Kean, Matt Rich, John Christopher LiPuma and Britteny Dawson in the festivities.

Emanuele Fiore, Janna Bullock_Credit Patrick McMullan

Emanuele Fiore and Janna Bullock_Credit Patrick McMullan

Dr. Penny Grant_Credit Patrick McMullan

Dr. Penny Grant_Credit Patrick McMullan

Amanda Kahn and Dr. David Fox_Credit Patrick McMullan

Amanda Kahn and Dr. David Fox_Credit Patrick McMullan

Following dinner, 600 additional guests, including famed club kid Richie Rich, along with a representative from the Irish Embassy who called the birthday boy “a vital Irish American,” Justine Kleinman, Robin Byrd, Roger the Baron Cabrol, Mary Brosnahan – Head of Coalition for the Homeless, April Barton, and Anthony Haden Guest, arrived to help celebrate St. Patrick’s Day as the after party began in the main room downstairs. Jean Shafiroff is a philanthropist, humanitarian, and author of Successful Philanthropy: How to Make a Life by What You Give.