Hospice of Westchester to Host “In Celebration” Gala Cocktail Reception on September 27

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The 17th annual event will raise funds to support the organization’s mission

Hospice of Westchester (HOW) will host its 17th annual “In Celebration” Gala Cocktail Reception on Thursday, September 27, at the Westchester Country Club in Rye. The event, which will take place from 5:30-7:30 p.m., will honor Joan and Michael Ciaramella, proprietors, Polchinski Memorials Inc., and Michael J. Palumbo, M.D., chief medical officer and executive vice president, White Plains Hospital, for their unwavering support of the organization and its mission.

“We always look forward to our ‘In Celebration’ event,” said Mary K. Spengler, M.S., chief executive officer, HOW. “It gives us the opportunity to recognize individuals who have given so much to our organization, which benefits not only our patients, but also their families. We hope people join the festivities and look forward to the community’s continued support.”

“In Celebration” event co-chairs include William F. Flooks Jr., James P. O’Toole and Mary Gibbons Gardiner. The following individuals/organizations will sponsor the evening: Rochelle and Jesse Shereff; Grassy Sprain Pharmacy; Barbara and Paul T. Khoury, M.D.; White Plains Hospital; Beecher Flooks Funeral Home; Brown-Gaujean-Kraus-Sastow PLLC; The Blue Sandstone Group at Morgan Stanley; The Hildegarde D. Becher Foundation Inc.; PKF O’Connor Davies LLP; and VNS Westchester.

The gala will feature culinary delights, a fabulous cocktail party, entertainment and the opportunity to enjoy a lovely evening with friends. Proceeds from the event will support The Anna & Louis H. Shereff Caregiver and Complementary Care Programs.

Individual tickets ($300) and sponsorships are now available. For more information, contact Holly Benedict at hbenedict@hospiceofwestchester.com or 914-682-1484 ext. 122.


About Hospice of Westchester

Hospice of Westchester (HOW) is a private, not-for-profit healthcare agency that provides skilled, compassionate and comprehensive end-of-life home care to patients diagnosed with any serious or life-limiting illness and gives support to their families and loved ones. Hospice of Westchester is located at 1025 Westchester Avenue, Suite 200, White Plains, N.Y. For additional information, visit http://www.hospiceofwestchester.com or call 914-682-1484. For the latest news and updates, find HOW on Facebook.

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