Desert Cancer’s Food And Wine Classic Was A Classic

One of the most sought-after tickets of the social season, the signature fundraising event of the Desert Cancer Foundation is the only charity event allowed at the Reserve luxury gated community in Indian Wells. The Corks & Cuisine Food and Wine Classic offered amazing wines…

Pegasus Riders Award Event Was Touching

The world-wide standard for equine therapy, Pegasus offers treatments through its riding programs to severely disabled children. In its Riders Award Event, they gave out Olympic style medals and gifted a number of wireless toys and prizes to clients. The whole effort was made possible…

Disco Fever at the PSIFF Closing Night Gala

Closing night for the 29th Annual Palm Springs International Film Fest was a trip down memory lane, with a presentation of The Last Movie Star, starring Burt Reynolds, and the announcements of the PSIFF Audience Award winners.  Skid Row Marathon was awarded with the uplifting audience favorite documentary feature…

Palm Springs International Film Festival Opening Night Gala

The Richard’s Center for the Performing Arts held a sold-out audience for Steven Spielberg’s latest project, The Post, at the Palm Springs International Film Festival Opening Night Gala. Chairman Harold Matzner welcomed the crowd and introduced the cast of the historical drama starring Meryl Streep…

Film Awards Gala Explodes With Hollywood Star Power

The star power was palpable at the Gala that kicks off Hollywood Awards Season, with names like Jessica Chastain, Willem DaFoe, Salma Hayek, and Gal Gadot gracing the guest list. Palm Springs International Film Festival Chairman Harold Matzner spoke on the fact that PSIFF Award…

Christmas Tree Lane benefits ACT for MS, Dec. 1, 2017

A crowd of 175 supporters came to the 17th Annual Christmas Tree Lane event to raise funds supporting free services for locals suffering from MS. Philanthropists on hand included Harold Matzner, Sarah Milmet, JoAnn Davis, and Kay Hanson. Read full article here

How Sonny Bono’s Palm Springs Legacy Lives On With Film Festival

Sonny Bono’s legacy lives on, as his original idea, the Palm Springs International Film Fest, reaches new heights with Chairman Harold Matzner at the helm. Says Matzner of Bono’s dream: “There’s no question it was his idea,” he said. “He thought it would be good…