Connecting People Who Care with Causes that Matter

Community Foundation Celebrates Successful Annual Reception Honoring Local Couples

2017 CFOS Annual Reception Honorees: Anthony and Nancy Kane and Janet and Tom Sullivan

More than 400 community and business leaders gathered on November 15 to congratulate Anthony & Nancy Kane and Tom & Janet Sullivan on receiving the David T. Cocks Award for Commitment to Community presented by the Community Foundation of Orange and Sullivan. The Annual Reception celebrated the Kane’s and Sullivan’s many contributions to enriching the Orange and Sullivan county communities through their robust volunteer service than spans four decades.  Leadership of the Community Foundation of Orange and Sullivan also announced exciting milestones including distributing nearly $1 million in grants and scholarships this year, as well as achieving $26.2 million in charitable assets.  All money raised at this year’s Annual Reception supports the operations of the Foundation which continues to assist individuals, nonprofits and businesses achieve their charitable goals through establishment of charitable endowment funds that will support important causes in perpetuity.     

Anthony and Nancy Kane are retired professionals and exemplary civic volunteers. Rooted in strong spiritual belief, they have dedicated a significant portion of their lives to serving others – including their children, their grandchildren, their community, and their country. Tom and Janet Sullivan both believe in giving back to the community on many levels. They have lived in Monroe for the past 42 years where they’ve raised their family and run a successful family business. 

Sponsors for this signature event were: Crystal Run Health; The Kaplan Family Private Foundations; Bonura Hospitality Group; Hudson Valley Investment Advisors, Inc.; Orange Bank & Trust Company; Orange Regional Medical Center; Woodbury Common Premium Outlets; Orange & Rockland; BNY Mellon Wealth Management; Focus Media; Walden Savings Bank; Wilmington Trust; M&T Bank; Catskill Regional Medical Center; The Rowley Family; Empire State Bank; Lakeland Bank; GiveGab; Coombe & Bender Company; TD Bank; Susan D. Najork; Blustein, Shapiro, Rich & Barone, LLP; The Bratton Family; First Federal Savings of Middletown; Jeff Bank; Bruderhof; Schmidt’s Wholesale, Inc.; Smith Seaman & Quackenbush, Inc.; Times Herald-Record.

About the Community Foundation of Orange and Sullivan: Based in Montgomery, NY, the Foundation “connects people who care with causes that matter.” Established in 1999, the Foundation helps philanthropic individuals, businesses and organizations establish charitable funds that will award grants and scholarships, for good, for ever. The Foundation has significantly increased the region’s charitable capital and has empowered donors to make a profound difference in the quality of life in our region. Since inception, the Foundation, with its donors and fund representatives, has awarded nearly $10 million in grants and scholarships, including more than $400,000 in scholarships last year alone. The Community Foundation of Orange and Sullivan currently administers about 245 active charitable funds that represent more than $26 million in assets to support animal welfare, arts and culture, education, the environment, health and human services, recreation and youth.

Upcoming Events

Apr
25
Wed
2018
Taste of Spain and Special Film Screening of “I’ll Push You” @ Community Foundation of Orange and Sullivan - Larkin Conference Room
Apr 25 @ 6:30 pm – 9:15 pm

Join US!

We are pleased to invite you to enjoy a taste of Spain and a special film screening of the documentary

I’ll Push You

a heartwarming story about two best friends on the journey of a lifetime

 

Together, Justin and Patrick – one in a wheelchair – travel 500 miles on the El Camino de Santiago (Spain). The multi award-winning film is an intimate portrait of an epic journey and explores the true meaning of friendship, generosity, and vulnerability. It’s a one-of-a-kind documentary chronicling their pilgrimage, which will resonate with viewers craving stories of faith, hope, love, and the power of community. Their trek in 2014 captured the imagination of the world and was featured in/on: The Today Show, the Huffington Post, The Meredith Vieira Show, Der Spiegel, Fox and Friends, and many other outlets. Since their return from Spain, the men are sharing their message of hope, faith, and community worldwide.

 View the trailer: – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W7gKD3q0-V0

We will pair the movie with popcorn & Spanish treats:

  • Sangria
  • Queso Manchego (cheese)
  • Chorizo (sausage)
  • Olives

Proceeds will support three CFOS charitable component funds:

 

Each of these funds supports programs for people with disabilities.

Can’t make the movie but interested in the story and want to support the Community Foundation? Buy the book here through Amazon smile:

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Apr
27
Fri
2018
Newburgh Urban Farm and Food Initiative: Reception & Opening Exhibit @ 2 Alices Coffee Lounge
Apr 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Reception and Opening Exhibit: Photographs of Newburgh Urban Gardens, by Nancy Layne, and Opening Sale of Newburgh Urban Gardens Calendar. 

To purchase calendars click on the tickets link. 

Pre-ordered calendars will be available for pick up at this event. 

Apr
28
Sat
2018
Stewart Airport 5K on the Runway! @ Stewart International Airport
Apr 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

John us on the RUNWAY at Stewart!

5K fun run at Stewart Airport on the Runway to support the Hudson Valley Cancer Resource Center! This is our 3rd annual 5K fun run, Saturday, April 28th at Stewart Airport! Register for the 5K on the Runway by April 7th before prices go up!! 

Use code 5KRWY for $5 off pre-registration!!

Have you run with us before? Use code RE5K18

Come run or walk with us at Stewart Airport! We’ll have food, music, gifts and auction items!

Third Annual Newburgh Urban Farming Fair
Apr 28 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Games, gardening, food and soil testing (bring your soil!) — all FREE fun for the whole family.

Grow food. Grow change.

Pre-ordered calendars will be available for pick up at this event. 

 

May
7
Mon
2018
MRZ Foundation 7th Annual Golf Outing @ New York Country Club
May 7 @ 7:30 am

Join us for a Day of Golf, Fun & Food

We are pleased to invite you to support our 7th Annual Golf Outing. Your contributions will directly support Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Research.

The funds we raise are awarded to The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), to continue our efforts in supporting research of vascular malformations of the brain and blood clotting disorders. We ask you to join our cause, support our foundation as a sponsor or golfer, and have a wonderful day celebrating the memory of Michael, the  namesake of our foundation who passed away from a blood clotting disorder.

Thank you for your support!

The register online click here.

 

May
12
Sat
2018
Nora Cronin Presentation Academy – Latin Dance Party Concert/Celebration @ Ritz Theater
May 12 @ 6:30 pm – 11:00 pm

On Saturday, May 12, 2018, NCPA will present a new Major Spring Fundraising Event, a Latin Dance Party Concert/Celebration featuring Tito Puente Jr. and his Ensemble, at the Ritz Theatre in Newburgh, NY. NCPA Board member Linda Magnusson Rosario and her husband Steve, have graciously agreed to underwrite this event, but we need your help to not only ensure a sold-out concert, but help pave the way to make this opportunity an annual spring fundraising event. 

How can you help? It’s simple- please mark your calendar, and help publicize the event, become a NCPA Latin Dance Party Ambassador by reaching out to your personal and business contacts to become sponsors of the vent, to buy tickets and/or place an ad in the vent program. 

We are also organizing a committee to assist with the event logistics, and if you’d like to be part of this committee, please contact me at DAassociatespr@gmail.com. 

Show your support today! We appreciate your assistance in making this Annual Spring Event a cornerstone of our NCPA fundraising efforts. 

Event details are posted on our website: www.noracroninpresentationacademy.org

May
23
Wed
2018
Professional Advisors Seminar @ Orange County Chamber of Commerce Business Center
May 23 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Professional Advisors Seminar

2 credit* seminar and networking event on Tax Reform and the Job Act of 2017.

Speaker: John Rosenberger, CPA, CGMA, Tax Partner, Goldstein, Karlewicz and Goldstein

Fees: $35 Members of NYSSCPA; $40 non-members

LIMITED SEATING. RESERVE NOW.

CREDITS: Attorneys – 2 CLE credits*; CPAs = 2CPE Credits*

**Credits are pending. This program is transitional and appropriate for experienced and newly admitted attorneys. The Women’s Bar Association of the State of NY is certified by the NY State Continuing Education Board as an accredited provider of continuing legal education in the State of NY. Full & partial scholarships, based on need, are available. For guidelines & information, call Maureen Crush at 845-897-3400.


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May
30
Wed
2018
Terwilliger Family Legacy Fund for Charitable Endeavors ~ An Evening with Deborah @ Robibero Winery
May 30 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Connections & Conversations with The Other Side: An Evening with Psychic/Medium Deborah Hanlon

$45.00 per person includes light hors d’oeuvres. Cash bar.

Optional wine tasting from 6-7 pm, for an additional $12 per person, payable at the door.

Have you ever met Deborah? If you haven’t you are going to really WANT TO! Imagine a regular mom of three boys with a wild and intriguing ability to connect YOU with your loved ones who have crossed over!! Sit in amazement at her ability to be specific, make you laugh until you cry, and cry until you LAUGH. This is ONE event that cannot be repeated. We can assure you – There is NO OTHER Medium like Deborah Hanlon! Not everyone is guaranteed to receive a message but Deborah does her best to keep you entertained, informed and intrigued.

For more information about Deborah please click here.


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Jun
11
Mon
2018
1st Annual Dustin James Fallen Police Officer Memorial Fund Golf Tournament @ West Hills Country Club
Jun 11 @ 11:00 pm – 11:15 pm

To purchase tickets or sponsorships via credit card click here. 

To purchase tickets or sponsorships via cash or check please email dustinjamesmemorial@gmail.com

$150.00 per golfer – includes greens fees, cart, range balls, lockers, lunch cocktail hour, dinner, 2 hour open bar and welcome bag
$65.00 cocktail hour/dinner ticket – includes 2 hour open bar and dinner

Click here to view a full list of sponsor opportunities.

Jun
23
Sat
2018
We Have Your 6 2nd Annual Pledge Run @ Rider Trendz
Jun 23 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

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