Academy will donate furnishings from Emmys governors ball

The Television Academy will donate the furniture used in for its 71st Annual Governors Ball to charities.

  • All told the academy plans to donate 80 custom sofas, chairs and other furnishings to Living Spaces, Habitat for Humanity and the Hollywood Community Housing Project.
  • Like many high end parties, the Governors Ball relies heavily on a team of professional designers who create a plush environment for attendees.
  • Some events like this may rent furniture, but if the design calls for custom pieces, that’s not an option.
  • The Emmys says it has been donating leftover food from its event for the past 24 years.
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