Las Vegas Market Plans Gift for Life Event

Up on the Roof fundraiser will take place Aug. 2 in the Worldview Ballroom
June 22, 2015Allison Zisko

Las Vegas MarketLAS VEGAS-Las Vegas Market will host the fifth annual Up on the Roof charity event benefiting Gift For Life during Las Vegas Market in August.

“Las Vegas Market is pleased once again to offer the industry the opportunity to combine networking with social awareness, with 100 percent of proceeds from this special event benefitting Gift For Life,” said Dorothy Belshaw, president of Gift & Home Décor, International Market Centers. “As the leading furniture, home decor and gift destination in the western United States, Las Vegas Market is doing its part to unite the industry against AIDS, and over the last four years Las Vegas Market’s special events have raised more than $40,000 to benefit Gift For Life.”

The Up on the Roof fundraiser and reception will be held Monday, Aug. 2 in the WorldView Ballroom on the 16th Floor of Building B. From 6 - 8 p.m., party-goers will enjoy cocktails, appetizers, dancing, music and a Las Vegas-themed silent auction. Auction items will include hotel stays, restaurant vouchers, VIP services at top nightclubs, spa packages and many more.

Tickets for the Up on the Roof benefit cost $25 and may be purchased online at, or at specially designated kiosks onsite during Las Vegas Market. All guests will receive one raffle ticket with their ticket purchase and can buy additional raffle tickets at the auction. All funds raised will benefit Gift for Life.

Allison ZiskoAllison Zisko | Managing Editor/Tabletop Editor

After 15 years of covering the tabletop industry, Allison Zisko is still as enthusiastic as ever about the dinnerware, glassware and flatware categories. An in-depth analysis of how the category works intrigues her just as much as the latest fashion trends. As managing editor, Allison oversees the daily e-newsletter and works behind the scenes to help produce the print issue each month. She also directs HFN’s housewares coverage and covers the cutlery category. An avid reader, Allison is eager to talk to anyone and everyone about the latest book they are reading.


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