Annual Gala

Ulster County Community College Foundation Gala invitationThe Foundation’s Annual Gala is a fundraiser and recognition event honoring outstanding individuals, organizations, businesses, and friends of SUNY Ulster. Through the generosity of our many contributors, and with the energy and vision of our leadership, the Foundation carries its mission forward for the benefit of our amazing SUNY Ulster students. 

SUNY Ulster is among the top 100 public two-year colleges in the United States with the lowest net price after grant aid and scholarships! Our donors’ gifts to scholarships and support of our fundraisers are pivotal to maintaining this designation. The Foundation increased its scholarships to $400,000 for the current academic year, and provided much needed supplemental funding for the enhancement of academic programs.

This year’s Gala will take place on Thursday, October 4th, 2018 at The Wiltwyck Golf Club.

We will be celebrating An Evening of Innovation.

The 2018 honorees are Cheryl Bowers and Dennis Crowley; 2018 Your Promise ~ Their Future Awardee, Darlene Pfeiffer; and 2018 Anne R. Donovan Awardee, John Sheehan

We hope you can join our philanthropic community and attend. It is sure to be an enjoyable and successful evening!

2018 Sponsors


Diamond Sponsors:

Darlene L. Pfeiffer 

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Family of Howard C. St. John

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Amethyst Sponsor:

Rondout Savings Bank

Roundout Savings bank logo with image of bank and creek

Gold Sponsors:

Ulster Savings Bank

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Mid-Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union

Mid-Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union MHV logo

Bruderhof Communities

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Silver Sponsor:

Ulster Federal Credit Union

Ulster Federal Credit Union logo

Cocktail Hour Sponsors:

Health Alliance of the Hudson Valley

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Rhinebeck Bank

Rhinebeck bank logo

Van Kleeck's Tire

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