Hospice & Palliative Care of Westchester (HPCW) recently celebrated its 20th anniversary with its annual “In Celebration” Gala Cocktail Reception at Westchester Country Club in Rye, N.Y.
More than 200 guests attended the event, which raised funds to support the Anna & Louis H. Shereff Caregiver and Complementary Care programs.
The evening honored White Plains medical practice Maple Medical, LLP, represented by Louis D. Vizioli, MD, and also recognized all former HPCW honorees for their continued support. Jennifer Watts, Board Chair of HPCW thanked the sponsors, contributors, and honorees for continuing to support HPCW’s programs and services. Mary K. Spengler, MS, Executive Director of HPCW reflected on the history of the organization, touching upon the milestones and successes they have seen over the years. Laurence Gottlieb, Director of Economic Development for Westchester County, presented Watts and Spengler with a proclamation on behalf of Westchester County Executive Robert P. Astorino. The program concluded with a special tribute to Mrs. Anna L. Shereff for her steadfast dedication.
HPCW board members Michele Geller of Hastings-on-Hudson and William F. Flooks, Jr., proprietor of Beecher Funeral Home, Pleasantville, served as event co-chairs.
“We are proud to recognize those who have displayed an unwavering commitment to our organization,” said Mary K. Spengler, MS, HPCW Executive Director. “It is through their support and generosity that we are able to continue to provide compassionate end-of-life care to our patients and their families.”
Grand Sponsor of the event was Anna L. Shereff. Sponsors included Amoruso & Amoruso, LLP; The Hildegarde D. Becher Foundation, Inc.; Michele Geller; Grassy Sprain Pharmacy; KeyBank; Jennifer & Ralph Watts; White Plains Medical Pavilion; White Plains Hospital; and White Plains Radiology Associates, P.C.
Hospice & Palliative Care of Westchester is located at 311 North Street, Suite 204, White Plains, N.Y. For more information, please visit www.hospiceofwestchester.com. For the latest news and updates, follow HPCW on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/Hospice-Palliative-Care-of-Westchester/180204428699281