Spring Benefit

The Spring Benefit is our second most important fundraiser each year. Proceeds help fund our free breast and ovarian cancer support services and programs. If you are interested in sponsoring or attending a future event, contact us: 914-962-6402 or coordinator@supportconnection.org.

2020 Spring Benefit

Our 2020 Spring Benefit will be on Friday, August 28, starting at 7 pm, at Villa Barone Hilltop Manor There will be a cocktail hour as well as dinner, dancing, a silent auction, and many beautiful prize baskets. Proceeds from the event will help fund our year-round, free breast and ovarian cancer support services and programs.

It’s easy for you to participate:

Please join us!

Questions? Contact Melissa: 914-962-6402 or coordinator@supportconnection.org

Annual Spirit Awards

At the Spring Benefit, we will present our Annual Spirit Awards. We are proud to announce our 2020 honorees:

Maria Rubino Jennings Spirit of Caring Award

Somers Women’s Club

This award is presented in honor and memory of Maria who helped create Support Connection’s Peer Counseling program and other services. It is given to those who follow the example established by Maria: Making a positive difference in many lives through the power of caring.

Spirit of Community Award

Diane Buschel and the Golden Apple Chorus

This award is presented to honor an individual or group whose efforts and actions make a huge difference to Support Connection and the community.

Spirit of Giving Award

Nancy Stingone

Spirit of Giving honorees are an inspiration to others and clearly demonstrate what it means to give of oneself.

Julie Haney Spirit of Hope Awards

Barbara Lichtenberger and Debra Wolf

This award is given to honor individuals who offer inspiration to other cancer survivors. They have taken their own experiences and translated them into an opportunity to raise awareness about Support Connection’s mission. By sharing their personal stories, they empower others to reach out to us for help and encourage people to support our free services.

  • Somers Women's Club
  • Diane Buschel & Golden Apple Chorus
  • Nancy Stingone
  • Barbara Lichtenberger
  • Debra Wolf

Read more about our wonderful honorees here!

2019 Spring Benefit Photos

To see the video that was shown at the Spring Benefit, use this link.