Donna Karan


Fashion Designer; Humanitarian, Urban Zen Foundation

Fashion icon and humanitarian Donna Karan’s desire to address people, not just dress them, led the designer to establish The Urban Zen Foundation. Having traveled the world for inspiration, this lifelong yogi, mother and grandmother is dedicated to adding mind, body and spirit to healthcare and education, while preserving and learning from the wisdom of ancient culture. Urban Zen embraces a holistic ‘past, present and future’ approach to philanthropy, using creativity, connection and collaboration to achieve its goals.



Thursday, October 17
Edison Talks

Edison Talks

Edison Talks is an invitation-only, daylong event created to inspire, connect and cultivate action. World-renowned visionaries will fuel your... read more
Speakers: Tess Vigeland, Donna Karan, Peter Himmelman, Yaron Brook, Mark Hoplamazian, Capricia Marshall, M. Night Shyamalan, Naveen Jain , Mike Wilbon, Kathy Reichs, Bruce Perry, Charity Tillemann-Dick, Michael Shannon, Jessica Buchanan, Erik Landemalm, Joseph Jones, Grant Hill, Malcolm London
Cadillac Palace Theatre 151 W. Randolph St.

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