Hedge Funds

High Water Women raise $800K in second casino night


High Water Women raised $800,000 in its second annual casino night to benefit several charities working to empower underserved women worldwide. The event, held on January 18 at Boylan and Peter White Studios on West 26th Street in New York, attracted more than 800 high rollers from hedge funds and Wall Street.

Funds raised will go primarily to support microfinance programs through the leading organizations of ACCION Internacional, Grameen Foundation and Women for Women International. Proceeds will also benefit organizations supporting economic empowerment of women at risk in the New York metropolitan area, including Count Me In, Inwood House, Iris