HONORING RUFFINI: AmfAR, the Foundation for AIDS Research, will hold its black-tie gala benefit on Sept. 20, during Milan Fashion Week. Grace Jones will perform at the event, which will be hosted by longtime amfAR supporter Heidi Klum and sponsored by Bulgari and Mercedes-Benz. Rosario Dawson, Jeremy Piven and Coco Rocha will serve as event chairs alongside amfAR chairman Kenneth Cole, Goga Ashkenazi, Jean-Christophe Babin, Milutin Gatsby and Vin Roberti.
Remo Ruffini, president and creative director of Moncler, will be honored with amfAR’s Award of Courage, in recognition of his commitment to the fight against AIDS.
This story first appeared in the September 3, 2014 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.