Connecting People Who Care with Causes that Matter

Board of Directors

2016 Board of Directors

2016 Board of Directors

David Apps
Lakeland Bank

Michael Bonura (1st Vice Chair)
Bonura Hospitality Group

William Bratton
CFO
Focus Media

Christopher Corallo (Treasurer)
Senior VP & CFO
Mid-Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union

John Davies
President
Salisbury Bank New York Region

Katharine Fitzgerald
Community Volunteer

Eric Fuentes (Member at large #2)
Manager – Public Affairs
Orange & Rockland Utilities, Inc.

Philip Guarnieri
President & COO
Empire State Bank, N.A

Gerald N. Jacobowitz, Esq. 
Attorney At Law
Jacobowitz & Gubits, LLP

George Kinne
Chief Executive Officer
Jeff Bank

Dr. Michelle A. Koury (2nd Vice Chair)
Chief Operating Officer
Crystal Run Healthcare

Barry Lewis
Times Herald-Record

Wayne Martin, CPA
Goldstein, Karlewicz, & Goldstein, LLP

Tim McCausland (Chair Elect)
SVP, Chief Administrative Officer
Orange County Trust Company

Susan Najork
Community Volunteer

Bonnie Orr, CPA (Secretary)
Judelson, Giordano & Siegel, CPA, P.C.

Andrew Pavloff, CPA
Knack, Pavloff & Company, LLP

William Quackenbush, MBA, ASA, MCBA, BCA
Managing Director
Advent Valuation Advisors, LLC

Richard Shapiro, Esq. (Member at large #1)
Blustein, Shapiro, Rich & Barone, LLP

Gary Siegel
President
CD Trips, LLC

Gerald J. Skoda
Skoda Enterprises, Inc.

Maggie Smith (Asst. Treasurer)
President and CEO
First Federal Savings of Middletown

R.J. Smith
President
RJ Smith Realty

Josh Sommers (Chairman)
President & CEO
Focus Media, Inc.

Amanda Ward
Sr. Director of Training and Workforce Development
The Center for Discovery

Derrik Wynkoop (Imm. Past Chairman)
President & CEO
Walden Savings Bank

Valerie K. Zammitti, JD, MBA, LLM
Zammitti Law, PLLC

TRUSTEE EMERITI

David Cocks (deceased)
Ruth Kassel
James H. Ottaway, Jr.

Founding Executive Director
Anne Palmer Moss

Former President and CEO
Karen Minogue

FOUNDING CONTRIBUTORS

Ralph E. Ogden Foundation
Gladys and Roland Harriman Foundation
James H. Ottaway Trust
Gerry Foundation, Inc.
Taylor Biomass Energy, LLC
Church Communities
Warwick Savings Foundation
Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Abt
Allegiance Healthcare
Joseph Amato
Bank of New York
Community Bank of Orange
Cornwall Commons, LLC
Cuddeback and Onofry
F. Edward Devitt
Ellenville National Bank
Anne and Constantine Sidamon-Eristoff
First Federal Savings Bank
Mr. and Mrs. Edward Gallagher
John Galanti
Goshen Savings Bank
Patricia Gilchrest
Mr. and Mrs. Adrian Goddard
Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union

Mr. and Mrs. David Hawkins
Marlene and Gerald Jacobowitz
Jacobowitz and Gubits, LLP
K & M Newspaper Services
Ruth and Bud Kassel
Key Foundation
Cynthia Lowe and Glenn Sutherland
Mr. and Mrs. David Makan
Jonah Mandelbaum
Masterwork Kitchens
Mr. and Mrs. Roger Metzger
Joseph Murtaugh
Nellie Mazur
James Ottaway, Jr.
Ruth B. Ottaway
Orange County Trust Company
Preston Pulliams
Sterling National Bank
Rieger Homes, Inc.
Rich Rowley and Marianne Murray
Mr. and Mrs. Richard Smith

Upcoming Events

Apr
4
Tue
2017
Fund Representative Workshop & Dinner @ Orange County Chamber of Commerce Business Center - Larkin Conference Room
Apr 4 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

This workshop is for:

  • Current Fund Representatives (and friends and families who help raise money for your fund)
  • Prospective Fund Representatives
  • Your Board Members
  • Your Volunteers

Please come for all or part of the session to learn about:

  • Investment Performance
  • How to cultivate legacy and other “non-traditional” gifts – now AND later
  • New ways to “grow” your fund, including donor-initiated fundraising events, fundraising trips, jewelry parties, and more
  • GiveGab online fundraising platform
  • Hudson Valley Gives 24-hour online giving event on May 17

RSVP by March 23 to admin@cfosny.org or call 845-769-9393 with names & contact information (phone & email)

Please RSVP so that we may plan for sufficient materials and food. 

We look forward to seeing you there!

Apr
5
Wed
2017
CFOS Distribution Committee Meeting @ CFOS Conference Room
Apr 5 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

This is a closed event for CFOS Staff and Distribution Committee Members ONLY.

CFOS Distribution Committee Meeting @ CFOS Conference Room
Apr 5 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

This is a closed event for CFOS Staff and Distribution Committee Members ONLY.

Apr
20
Thu
2017
CFOS Finance Committee Meeting @ CFOS Conference Room
Apr 20 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

This is a closed event for CFOS Staff and Finance Committee Members ONLY.

Apr
26
Wed
2017
CFOS Executive Committee Meeting @ Walden Savings Bank Corporate HQ - 2nd Floor Board Room
Apr 26 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

This is a closed event for CFOS Staff and Executive Committee Members ONLY.

Apr
29
Sat
2017
Hudson Valley Light it Up Blue 2017 @ The Fountains of Wallkill
Apr 29 @ 4:00 pm – Apr 30 @ 2:00 am

HUDSON VALLEY LIGHT IT UP BLUE 2017 CELEBRATION!

This year, all proceeds will benefit Beautiful People, the Orange County Chapter of Miracle League, for the development of Orange County’s FIRST ‘Field of Dreams’ so that ALL children have a chance to play baseball and enjoy the benefits of being a part of a team!

Raffles, Door Prizes & 50/50:
Over 100 Prizes were given away last year!

There is NO charge to attend.
Donations will be accepted at the Door and throughout the night.

Donations also accepted online:
www.hvlightitupblue.com

10 rooms have been blocked off at Home2 Suites by Hilton Middletown, NY, located at 600 Rte 211 East under code: HVLIUB. ALL RESERVATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED BY APRIL 8TH!
845-703-8000

Pasta Station will be donated by The Fountains of Wallkill.
Dessert Bar will be donated by You’re the Boss!
Grill Menu Available after 6:30PM
Cash Bar

Live Entertainment:
DJ Chewy & MC Ray Ayala
Live Bandeoke donated by HILLBILLY PARADE
AND THE HYPE!!!

May
1
Mon
2017
6th Annual Michael Ryan Zodda Foundation Golf Event @ Blue Hill Golf Course
May 1 @ 12:00 pm

Our Signature Event Raising Funds For AVM Research

Lunch and Dinner

Silent Auction, Raffles and Short Program

May
9
Tue
2017
Professional Advisor Seminar @ Orange County Chamber of Commerce Business Center
May 9 @ 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm

The Community Foundation of Orange and Sullivan’s Professional Advisors Council will host an educational seminar and networking event for accountants, attorneys, financial advisors, and insurance representatives on May 9, 2017. The seminar will feature speakers from the NY State Attorney General’s Office and the NY State Office of Taxation & Finance. It will run from 4:30-7:30 p.m., in the Larkin Conference Room, 30 Scott’s Corners Drive, Montgomery, NY.

Pending approval, the seminar will offer two Continuing Legal Education or Continuing Professional Education credits for attorneys and accountants.

Sandra Giorno-Tocco, from the Attorney General’s office will talk about “The Role of the Attorney General in Detecting and Investigating Fraud, Embezzlement, and Diversion of Charitable Assets.” Afterwards, Mwisa Chisunka will provide an Inside Look at the NY State Tax Office, and provide a detailed discussion on estate taxes.

The event includes a buffet dinner. The cost is $35 for members of the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants and $40 for non-members. Full and partial scholarships, based on need, are available.  To register online visit http://cfosny.org/event, or call Sarah at (845) 769-9393.


Member or Non-member
Credits being applied for:



This seminar is sponsored by Goldstein, Karlewicz & Goldstein LLP; Orange County Bank & Trust; Blustein, Shapiro, Rich & Barone Attorneys at Law; Judelson, Giordano & Siegel, CPA, PC; and The Misner Agency, Inc. co-Sponsors include the Mid-Hudson Chapter of the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants, and the Women’s Bar Association of Orange & Sullivan Counties, a chapter of the Women’s Bar Association of the State of NY.

May
17
Wed
2017
Hudson Valley Gives @ Hudson Valley
May 17 all-day

Hudson Valley Gives is a day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Hudson Valley Gives is an initiative of Community Foundation of Orange and Sullivan. Visit the event website for more details.

May
25
Thu
2017
CFOS Full Board Meeting and Annual Retreat @ TBD
May 25 @ 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm

This is a closed event for CFOS Staff and Board Members ONLY. This is our Annual Board Retreat and more details will follow.

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Montgomery, NY 12549
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