An Evening of Extraordinary Women

Hillary Rodham Clinton

Hillary Rodham Clinton. Photo by BFAnyc.com.

What: The 6th Annual DVF Awards ceremony.

When: Thursday, April 23rd

Where: The United Nations in New York City.

Who: Diane von Furstenberg co-hosted the evening with media mogul Tina Brown, drawing a crowd of powerful women, including Hillary Clinton, Gloria Steinem, Naomi Campbell, Dakota Fanning, and Maggie Gyllenhaal.

Why: This year, honorees included Gabrielle Giffords, Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women’s Issues Melanne Verveer, entrepreneur Adimaimalaga Tafuna’i, and documentarian Samar Minallah Khan. It was an inspiring and empowering gathering, to say the least.