The City Gala 3rd annual event at Universal Studios honors Matthew McConaughey
























The City Gala 3rd annual event at Universal Studios honors Matthew McConaughey




Michael Hepworth


By Cheri Fox


Universal Studios Hollywood (Perfect Skin Today)3/8/18/–The City Gala’s third annual event was held on Oscar night Sunday March 4 , 2018 at Universal Studios Hollywood . The founder of the Gala, Ryan Long and his vision of  The City Gala is to advance community through humanitarian service and events.

This year  2018 City Gala began with a tremendous  90-foot outdoor red carpet at Universal Studios Hollywood™ Academy Award winning actor,  celebrity and philanthropist Matthew McConaughey was City Gala Inspiration Honoree and Speaker.

Several hundred guests and VIPs attended the gala which was held inside the Globe Theatre with celebrity poker tournament, fashion show, live entertainment, dinner with open bar, and silent auction hosted by Charity Stars.

Matthew McConaughey was presented an Inspiration Award and then gave a speech discussing his work with his foundation, just keep livin.

The gala also showcased premier trailer for feature film “Wishman” based on the life of Frank Shankwitz (Co-Founder of Make-A-Wish.) Also the  Achievement Award was given to Dr. James Dentley (Co-Founder, NBC University) for his work mentoring thousands of students.












Beneficiary charities: Already Always Amazing, Bright Futures Foundation, Feed A Billion, Fulfilled Families, Firelife Foundation, Project NOW, Conscious Capitalism, Child Liberation Foundation, and My Life My Power.

Sponsors: The City Summit was presented by Nova Wealth Management. Other sponsors included SnackNation, Brigade LA, Anton Jae Global, NBC University, Allure Events, Secret Knock, The Celebrity Installer, One One 77 Creative Studio, Shared Success, The Income Store, and Fuel.

The City Summit and Gala is a socially conscious business acceleration experience founded by social entrepreneur, Ryan Long to educate network and inspire entrepreneurs.

Speakers also included keynote, Ashton Kutcher (Actor, Founder of Thorn Foundation and Grade A Investments); Speaker list https://www.citysummit.c o/speakers