GBK's Giving Lounge: taking gifting to to whole new level of giving
Huffington Post - 2 months
GBK, the special events company behind many high-profile Gifting Lounges during the Oscars, Golden Globes and Emmys among others, recently got in to the holiday season by holding its inaugural Giving Lounge.
GBK teamed with charity auction company Bidding for Good and event location OUE Skyspace LA to create a twist on the traditional gifting model. This time, celebrities collected gifts not for themselves, but for the charity of their choice.
Celebs such as Naomi Grossman (American Horror Story), Madison McLaughlin (Arrow), Meghan Ory (Once Upon a Time), Drake Bell (Drake & Josh), Heather Tom (The Bold and the Beautiful), Renne Olstead (The Secret Life of the American Teenager) and Akbar Gbaja-Biamila (American Ninja Warrior) picked up numerous luxury items estimated collectively to be worth over $8000, which will be donated to their favorite charity in time for the holiday season.
These included handmade leather hats from American Hat Makers and soy candles from Katya'
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