Wesley Foundation Gala



The Wesley Foundation Gala – An Evening in Spain

Saturday, May 19, 2018

Saratoga Golf and Polo Club

6 to 10 p.m.

Celebrate an evening inspired by Spain at Saratoga Golf and Polo Club to raise funds for The Wesley Community - an organization that serves more than 700 Saratoga area seniors and those with long-term disabilities.

The night will offer delicious food from Chef John Ireland at Saratoga Golf and Polo Club, décor from Fine Affairs, music from The Accents, a photo booth by Niki Rossi Photography and so much more. The Presenting sponsor of the event is The Adirondack Trust Company. Honorary Chairs of the event are Jim LaVigne and Mary Gavin. Don’t miss this exciting evening to support The Wesley Community’s Resident Activities Room renovation project.

Cocktail party attire is suggested and stylish Spanish-inspired attire is also welcome.  Last year’s event sold out, so make your reservations soon. Reservations are $125 per person, $200 per couple. Reservations can be made below.

View photos from the 2017 Gala - Bond Style!




Tim Busch, Chair        Eliza Bianco          Kelly Boucher                Alicia Butler                     Stevie Church           

Geriann Eddy             Mollie Flynn          Joanne Kirkpatrick        Megan Lanzetta               Judy LeCain           

Charlotte Mosso        Niki Rossi              Lorrie Shilling                Kimberlee Williams         MacKenzie Zarzycki






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  • AFSCO Fence and Deck
  • Mr. and Mrs. Keith and Shelly Amato
  • Jack & Beth Arnold 
  • Cudney’s Launderers & Dry Cleaners, Inc.
  • Gary Dake and Aimee Taylor
  • DeCrescente Distributing Company 
  • Greg and Lesley Dixon
  • Patrick and Janet Enright
  • Larry and Ronda Fein
  • Harvey & Cassie Fox
  • Joette & Robert Harnick  
  • The Christine Marchesiello Team 
  • The LA Group, P.C.
  • Elliott and Cathy Masie
  • O'Connell & Aronowitz, P.C.
  • Mike & Marlene Okby 
  • RIDA Architecture, PLLC
  • John & A.C. Riley
  • Saratoga Hospital
  • Saratoga Financial Services
  • H. Case and Helen Simpson 
  • Dr. Vince and Lou-Ann Verdile  



  • Jon R. Allen 
  • Agatha R. Benton  
  • Jesse and Kelly Boucher 
  • Alicia Butler
  • Margaret & Mark Cassier
  • Katelynn Donovan
  • Anita and Rick Dunn
  • Helen Anne Endres  
  • Ellms Family Farms
  • Mary Ellen Fischer & Eric Weller
  • Meghan & Ted Glowa  
  • Neil and Jane Golub
  • Nancy Grout
  • John Herrick
  • Scott T. Johnson
  • Richard & Claudia Kerbel 
  • Katie Lahoff 
  • Rev. Bill Lasher
  • Judy LeCain
  • Bob & Mary Grace Manz
  • Lorrie Shilling
  • Senator Kathy Marchione
  • Peggy A. Murphy      
  • Alyssa Nealon
  • Tara Anne Pleat 
  • Donna Puckhaber
  • Elizabeth Rovers
  • Harry & Helen Snyder
  • Joan M. Taylor
  • Michael and Linda Toohey
  • Pati Wade
  • Jane A. Wait
  • Charles & Mary Lou Wheeler




2017 Gala Recap

Thank you to our many sponsors and attendees for making this Bond-Style Gala our most successful ever! A sell-out crowd helped to raise funds to support The Wesley Community during this special evening. To view candid and step-and-repeat photos from the event, click HERE.


2016 Gala Recap

Thank you to our many sponsors and attendees for making this groovy-gala our best ever! A sell-out crowd helped to raise funds to support The Wesley Community during this special evening. For a full party recap and photos from the event, visit www.thesaratogasocial.com.


2015 Gala Recap

Thank you to our sponsors and to everyone who attended the 2015 gala, A Black and White Affair - Gatsby Style, presented by The Adirondack Trust Company.  This sold out event helped raised funds for our renovation project at Springs.  For a full party recap, and photos visit www.thesaratogasocial.com


2014 Gala Recap

Thank you to everyone who helped support The Wesley Foundation on Saturday, May 31, 2014 at A Black and White Affair - Under The Stars at the Saratoga Golf and Polo Club.  This fundraiser for the Wesley Foundation was a fun-filled evening with proceeds going toward the renovation of the Springs residence at Wesley Health Care Center.  The evening featured music by Funk Evolution, photos by Saratoga Photo Booth, complimentary champagne upon arrival, The Fondue Guy, food, valet parking and a cash bar.

View photos from our 2014 event here.  Photos were provided by Alice Corey/Creative Photo and Graphic.


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