Proceeds from Spirit of Hope 2018 will benefit Liberation Programs’
new Health & Wellness Center – a new beacon of hope in Bridgeport.
This evening’s auction gives us an opportunity to “do good” by fulfilling an immediate need to get
the Center open on time as well as the chance to have some fun with some very
special items and experiences.
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Spirit of Hope 2018 Auctioneer
Nicholas B. A. Nicholson is Senior Vice President at Freeman’s, the nation’s oldest auction house,
founded in Philadelphia in 1805. Particularly known for his expertise in Russian works of art, Nick began his career
working for a premier dealer in continental furniture and decorative arts. He joined Christie’s in the early 1990s, where
he was involved in the auctions of Frank Sinatra, Alice Tully, Rudolf Nureyev, and other notable collectors.
In between commuting to work from his home in Brooklyn, Nick regularly conducts charity auctions for
Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS and other New York area non-profits.