“We are so proud to be giving this award and to publicly recognize our outstanding community friends. Through their outstanding work, they exemplify our mission and purpose of caring."
New Rochelle, NY (PRWEB) May 29, 2013
United Hebrew of New Rochelle, a leading Westchester County nursing home and rehabilitation provider, will award its third annual Community Service Award to three outstanding individuals: Elaine Sproat of the Alzheimer’s Association of Hudson Valley/ Rockland/Westchester, NY Chapter, Deborah Wiskind of Hadassah, Westchester Region and Teresa Bainton of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) New York Multifamily Hub. The ceremony will take place on Wednesday, June 5th at 4:00 pm at United Hebrew of New Rochelle’s nursing home and rehabilitation pavilion at 391 Pelham Road. The individuals and their organizations were chosen in recognition of their high standards and excellence in making contributions to the community which mirrors United Hebrew’s mission, vision and values. These people and their organizations enhance the lives of those in our community.
“We are so proud to be giving this award and to publicly recognize our outstanding community friends,” said Rita Mabli, President/CEO of United Hebrew of New Rochelle. "Through their outstanding work, they exemplify our mission and purpose of caring for generations.”
Elaine Sproat is the President of the Alzheimer’s Association - Hudson Valley/Rockland/Westchester, NY Chapter. The Chapter is a unit of the Alzheimer's Association. They are committed to eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.
Deborah Wiskind is the President of Hadassah, Westchester Region. Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization of America, is a volunteer organization that inspires a passion for and commitment to its partnership with the land and people of Israel. It enhances the health of people worldwide through its support of medical care and research at the Hadassah Medical Organization in Jerusalem. Hadassah empowers its members and supporters, as well as youth in Israel and America through opportunities for personal growth, education, advocacy and Jewish continuity.
Teresa Bainton is Director of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) New York Multifamily Hub. HUD’s mission is to create strong, sustainable, inclusive communities and quality affordable homes for all. HUD funds underwrote the construction of United Hebrew’s three residences for older adults, including Soundview Apartments for independent seniors, Willow Towers Assisted Living, and United Hebrew’s state-of-the art skilled nursing facility and rehabilitation center.
To RSVP for the community service award event contact Grace Ferri, Vice President of Marketing & Development, United Hebrew at 914.632.2804 x1190 or gferri(at)uhgc(dot)org.
United Hebrew is located at 391 Pelham Road, New Rochelle, New York 10805. For further information, please contact Grace Ferri at 914.632.2804 x1190, e-mail gferri(at)uhgc(dot)org, or visit http://www.uhgc.org.