Women's Night Out
  • The Foundation for Ellis Medicine's Women's Night Out
  • The Foundation for Ellis Medicine's Women's Night Out
  • The Foundation for Ellis Medicine's Women's Night Out
  • The Foundation for Ellis Medicine's Women's Night Out

The Foundation for Ellis Medicine's Women's Night Out

2015 Women's Night Out

SAVE THE DATE: October 1 @ Proctors | Schenectady


2015 Headliner: Sandra Lee

More than 600 women from around the Capital Region attend Ellis Medicine's Women’s Night Out each year for a night of shopping, networking, and education on healthy life choices. All proceeds from Women’s Night Out support women's health services at Bellevue Woman's Center and the Neil and Jane Breast & Heart Health Center.

Every year, Women's Night Out brings a nationally recognized featured speaker to the Capital Region to provide an inspirational talk on life, career and health topics. We are thrilled to announce that TV Personality & Internationally Acclaimed Chef, Sandra Lee will be headlining this year's Women's Night Out!

Past headliners have included Amy Robach, of Good Morning America, Hoda Kotb of the TODAY show, Giuliana Rancic, of the E! TV network, and actress Ann Jillian.  

Schedule of events:

3:30pm | Robb Alley & GE Theater

  • Registration, Vendor Expo, Silent Auction and Food Stations catered by Mazzone Hospitality
*Please note that there will be no sit down dinner. Mazzone Hospitality will provide delicious food from 4pm - 7pm.

4:30pm | Key Hall Panel Discussion:

  • “ Breast Cancer Dialogue: Early Detection and Diagnosis” - Supported by WRGB - CBS 6 Albany

6:00pm | Main Theater Stage

  • VIP Reception, meet & greet with Sandra Lee (for Honorary Committee members)

7:00pm | Main Theater

  • Program Welcome
  • Jane Golub Leadership in Women’s Health Award presented to Dr. Judith Ruthberg
  • Featured Speaker Sandra Lee

Ticket Information

Tickets for Women’s Night Out are on sale for $100 each, which includes a vendor fair, dinner, educational panel and keynote presentation.

Special Thanks

We are deeply grateful to Neil and Jane Golub for the leadership, vision and generosity they contribute to making Women's Night Out such a meaningful and successful event each year.

Contact Us

If you are interested in learning more about Women's Night Out or would like to be a vendor for 2015, please call the Foundation for Ellis Medicine at 518.243.4600. 

Sandra Lee

Women's Night Out Featured Speaker ...

Sandra Lee
Sandra Lee, a multi-Emmy® and Gracie award-winner, is an internationally-acclaimed expert in all things kitchen and home.  She is the editor in chief of Sandra Lee Magazine and the host of four highly rated culinary programs on Food Network and Cooking Channel:  “Restaurant Remakes,” “Sandra’s Money Saving Meals,” “Semi-Homemade Cooking” and “Taverns, Lounges & Clubs.”  Additionally, Sandra is the host of HGTV’s “Sandra Lee Celebrates,” a series of primetime entertaining specials.

She is the national spokesperson for Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry Campaign and the anchor of their largest annual fundraiser, The Great American Bake Sale.  She also works with numerous philanthropic organizations including The Elton John Aids Foundation, Citymeals-on-Wheels, The Bowery Mission, God’s Love We Deliver, Food Banks across New York state and America as well as Central Park Conservancy and is a founding member of UNICEF®’s Board of Directors, Los Angeles chapter.  Since 2002, Sandra has written 24 cookbooks and a memoir Made From Scratch.