Tickets are on sale now for 

Philadelphia RowHome Magazine’s 


An Affair to Remember XIV

2019 Blue Sapphire Awards Ceremony

Wednesday, November 6th, 2019



Carl Arrigale (Neumann Goretti Basketball Coach)

Edward J. McBride Service to Community Award

Kenny Bonavitacola (Fashion Designer)

Fashion Design Award

Jane Golden (Founder, ED of the Mural Arts Program)

Edward J. McBride Service to Community Award

Kitten Hayward (boxer)

Harry Kalas Memorial Sports Award

Tom Piccone (A&P Kitchens)

Local Business Success Story Award

Russell Thompkins, Jr. (The Stylistics)

Lifetime Music Achievement Award

Vittoria Woodill (CBS 3)

Media Award


WishRock Awards

Scarlet Cimillo / GAMP

Victoria Rose Conroy / Merion Mercy Academy

Bianca Nataloni / Rowan College at Burlington College

Carmine Yusko / String Theory School


Join us at our biggest networking event of the year at 

Cescaphe Event Group’s Vie / 600 N. Broad Street

Guests will meet on the Red Carpet at 6 p.m. 

for an elaborate cocktail reception followed by

a five-course dinner.

Tickets are $150. Tables of 10 are $1,500 and include sponsorship. 

Individual sponsorships are also available. 

Contact Carol at 215.462.9777 or

As part of its annual Salute to Service Program, Philadelphia RowHome Magazine presents the Blue Sapphire Award to individuals whose selfless dedication to the City of Philadelphia has left a positive impact for future generations to enjoy. Join us for the annual celebration each November at Cescaphe Event Group's Vie. For details, be sure to follow us on Facebook and sign up for our newsletter.

Our Blue Sapphire winners appear on the cover of our Fall issue each year (photos by Phil Kramer). Click each cover below to learn more about our past winners. Blue Sapphire event coverage is featured in every Winter issue of RowHome Magazine