Amy Poehler and Naomi Watts and took a break from their busy lives and stepped out to attend the 14th Annual Worldwide Orphans Gala on Monday evening, November 5. They came out to the support the charity organization's annual fundraiser held this year at Cipriani Wall Street in Manhattan. Keep reading to hear more about the gala and the charity's tremendous work.
Amy was dressed in a smart-casual look for the event. She wore a comfy light gray sweater, black trousers, and black pumps. She added a touch of glam with a tangle of gold necklaces.
Naomi opted to wear a tan and black polka dotted dress adorned with an attached neck scarf and black sandals.
The 50-year-old hosted the gala for the second year and has always been a longtime supporter and attendee to the event. She spoke to ET about her involvement, "It's just really important to see that all children who are suffering are well-supported...It's amazing how strong this foundation is and how many years it's been going. It's impressive."
Amy also spoke on stage last night as she is the Worldwide Orphans organization's Ambassador of Arts. The non-profit charity strives to provide relief to orphans and at-risk children and transform them to become healthy and productive members of society.
Katie Couric was also present at the gala where she was a special honoree for her work with Haitian orphans.
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