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Past Events

2019 SFIG Industry Dinner Raises Nearly $280,000 in Scholarships for SFIG Foundation 

2019 SFIG Foundation Benefit
Thursday, January 17, 2019
6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. (ET)
The Plaza Hotel
Fifth Avenue at Central Park South
New York, NY 10019

Over 360 structured finance professionals enjoyed the SFIG Foundation Benefit at The Plaza Hotel in New York City on January 17. The event raised nearly $280,000.00 in net proceeds for the SFIG Foundation , which will provide college scholarships for high school students taking part in Mentor Foundation’s mentoring activities.
We would like to extend a special thank you to our sponsors, without whom these scholarships would not be possible.
We would also like to take this opportunity to once again extend our congratulations to the recipients of the 2019 Reggie Imamura Awards for Outstanding Contribution to the Securitization Industry , aka “The Reggies.”
  • Nancy Mueller Handal – Executive Vice President, Senior Managing Director, MetLife
  • Saul Sanders – Co-CEO, Shellpoint Partners 
We look forward to welcoming our community back to the SFIG Foundation Benefit next year. Thank you for your support.
If you would like to make a contribution to the SFIG Foundation,

2018 SFIG Industry Dinner Raises $300,000 in Scholarships for SFIG Foundation

2018 SFIG Industry Dinner
Thursday, January 18, 2018
6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. (ET)
The Plaza Hotel
Fifth Avenue at Central Park South
New York, NY 10019

2018 Reggies Recipient: Anna-Liza Harris, Partner, Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

2018 Reggies Recipient: Jason Kravitt, Partner, Mayer Brown LLP, and Howard Kaplan, Chair of SFIG Board

Sairah Burki, SFIG Foundation Executive Director and
Richard Johns, SFIG Executive Director

A full house at the Plaza Ballroom

2017 SFIG Foundation Dinner
Thursday, January 19, 2017
6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. (ET)
The Plaza Hotel
Fifth Avenue at Central Park South
New York, NY 10019

Nearly 400 structured finance professionals enjoyed SFIG’s Industry Dinner on January 19, 2017 at the Plaza in New York City. Net proceeds from the dinner benefited the SFIG Foundation, which will help high school students taking part in Mentor Foundation’s mentoring activities to further their goals via scholarships for post-secondary education, trade school, or other career pursuits. Scholarship America is helping to develop and administer the scholarship programs.

The evening’s fundraising program included a brief presentation by Mentor Foundation USA President & CEO, Gunilla Girardo as well as a riveting “spoken word” performance by Mentor program facilitator Sergio Chavez. The Silent Auction featured wonderful items and experiences generously donated by individuals in the SFIG community.

Awards-FoundationDinnerRecipients of the “Reggies”/Hechler Photographers

SairahB-FoundationDinnerSairah Burki, Executive Director, speaking at the gala dinner/Hechler Photographers

FoundationDinnerA full house at the Plaza Ballroom/Hechler Photographers

Auction-FoundationDinnerChecking out the auction items/Hechler Photographers

We look forward to welcoming our community back to SFIG’s Industry Dinner next year. Thank you very much for your support!

Our  2018 sponsors include:

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