Annual 'Girls Write Now' Oscar Benefit In Carroll Gardens

Ogle the red carpet, buy a raffle ticket and revel in Brooklyn philanthropy.


Dying to get dressed up on Oscar night, but have no place to go? Kill two birds with one stone and throw on a cocktail dress* for a good cause.

On the evening of the Oscar's telecast, Sunday, Feb. 24, 15-year-strong nonprofit Girls Write Now—which pairs at-risk teenage girls with female mentors who are professional writers—will host their annual Oscar Night Benefit at PJ Hanley's in Carroll Gardens.

The details:

  • Tickets are $25 (purchased in advance) Cost includes a drink, light snacks, and a view of the Academy Awards broadcast on multiple TVs around the bar.
  • Play the Oscars pool Think you can predict this year's winners? Put your money where your mouth is and you just might make it back.
  • Or, buy a raffle ticket Local merchants including Buttermilk Channel, Momofuku Milk Bar, Area Yoga and Nunu Chocolates have all donated prizes for lucky winners to walk away with!

Tickets are available now! $25 in advance on Eventbrite, $30 at the door. For fun: You can RSVP on Facebook.

*Formar wear not required. But, why not?!


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