The Wesley Foundation

Wesley Foundation Gala

The Wesley Foundation Gala - Seventies Style


Thank you to all of our guests and sponsors for making our 2016 event a success!

For a party recap and photos - visit The Saratoga Social

Saturday, May 21, 2016
Saratoga Golf and Polo Club
6 to 10 p.m.

Honorary Chairs:  Michael and Marlene Okby


Presented by:


Celebrate 1970’s style 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 Refrigerators, fondue stations, a sundae bar, a 1970’s themed candy bar, complimentary champagne on arrival, a silent auction and photos against groovy backdrops.  Don’t miss this exciting evening to support The Wesley Community’s Springs building renovation.  Cocktail party attire is suggested and stylish 70’s attire is also welcome. Last year’s event sold out, so make your reservations soon. Reservations are $125 per person, $200 per couple. You can make your reservation online here.

Thank you to our 2016 Gala Committee!

Tim Busch, Co-Chair
Joanne Kirkpatrick, Co-Chair
Winnie Baden
Alicia Butler
Geriann Eddy
Judy LeCain
Charlotte Mosso
Lorrie Shilling
Kimberlee Williams

Thank you to our Sponsors (to date):

Presenting Sponsor


Diamond Sponsors

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Platinum Sponsors

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Gold Sponsors

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Silver Sponsors

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Bronze Sponsors

1st National Bank of Scotia
AJ Signs
Keith and Shelly Amato
Tim^ and Nikki Busch
Cudney's Launderers and Dry Cleaners
The D.A. Collins Companies
Greg and Lesley Dixon
DRB Business Interiors
Family Vision Care Center
Grasshopper Gardens, Inc.
Hampton Inn and Suites - Saratoga Springs Downtown
Dutch and Kathy Hayward
Landmark Flooring Concepts, Inc.
The Maciariello Group at Merrill Lynch
Munter Enterprises
Michael O. Murphy - Nationwide Insurance Agency
New York Long Term Care Brokers, LTD.
Northeast Dining and Lodging
Omnicare of Ballston Spa
Frank and Delores Parillo
Ruth A. Pouliot
Price Chopper/Market 32
RIDA Architecture PLLC
John^ and A.C. Riley
Saratoga Hospital
Saratoga National Bank and Trust Company
Saratoga's Community Federal Credit Union
Skidmore College
The Springwater Bed and Breakfast
State Farm Insurance
U-Stor-It Self Storage, LLC
Wilcenski & Pleat, PLLC

Honorary Committe Members

Dr. Natalie Adler and Dr. Gregory Pinto
Jon R. Allen*
Winnie Baden
Mark Baker - The Saratoga Springs City Center
Jack Beck
Donald Braim^
Cindy Breslin
Clark W. Brink - McDonalds of Saratoga
Dennis and Teresa Brobston
Erica Coletti*
Richard and Deborah Czech
Samantha Derrick
Helen Anne Endres*
Stephen and Barbara Ferraro
Mary Ellen Fischer and Eric Weller
Shelley Florence
Harvey and Cassie Fox
Sharon Gerasia^
Philip and Marie* Glotzbach
Neil and Jane Golub
Robert Harnick
John Herrick
Rich and Claudia Kerbel
Joanne Kirkpatrick^
Phil Klein^
Rev. Bill Lasher
Judy LeCain
Sara LeCain
Tim and Heather Mabee
Cathy* and Elliott Masie
Marjorie N. Meinhardt
Carmen Milligi
Mike and Sharon O'Sullivan
Neil and Cathy Roberts
Elizabeth Rovers*
Theresa Skaine
Carrie Terraferma
Michael and Linda Toohey
L. Clifford Van Wagner
Patricia Wade
Jane A. Wait
Charles and Mary Lou Wheeler
Carla R. Williams* and Kevin A. Williams
Andrew Wise*

*UMHH Board Member
^Wesley Foundation Board Member

Silent Auction Donors

Adirondack Museum
Adirondack Winery
Airway Meadows Golf Club
Arthur Murray Dance Studio
Ausable Chasm
Cathy Masie
Celtic Treasures
Crafters Gallery
Esthetiques Day Spa
Four Paws Reiki
Glens Falls Symphony
Hasanen Powerwear
Impressions of Saratoga
Jack's Oyster House
Lakeside Farms
MarEle Boutique
New York Football Giants
New York Jets
Olympic Regional Development Authority
Premiere Transportation
Saratoga Elegance
Saratoga Golf and Polo Club
Saratoga National Golf Club
Saratoga Performing Arts Center
Saratoga Regional YMCA
Saratoga Sports Massage
Saratoga Sweets Candy Co.
The Wishing Well
Tri-City ValleyCats 

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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


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.

Black and White Affair

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