Hospice Care Network To Honor Kathleen Rice
On Saturday, October 27, Hospice Care Network (HCN) will host its 19th Annual Crystal Ball Gala at the Glen Head Country Club in Glen Head, honoring the contributions of Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen M. Rice and Justice Ute Wolff Lally. Ms. Rice is a Garden City native.
HCN will present the George W. Frank Chairman's Award to Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice, honoring her experience, passion and dedication to the role of chief law enforcement official for one of the nation's largest and safest counties. Rice has enacted numerous law enforcement initiatives and programs to serve Nassau County's diverse population of 1.3 million residents.
Justice Lally, one of New York's most respected and distinguished jurists, will be the recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award, honoring her enthusiastic support of HCN as well as her 16 years of service as a Supreme Court Justice and 10 years as District Court Judge.
Volunteer committee members for HCN's Crystal Ball Gala include Emma Dailey ( Manhasset), Dede Frank (Glen Cove), Romayne Kovach Berk (Plandome), Dorothy Greene (Manhasset), Patricia Mulholland ( Port Washington), Carol Wessel (Sands Point), Rita Tully (Laurel Hollow), Ann Bulgrin ( Muttontown), Tiffany Gedanken (Woodbury), Mary Jane Belt (Glen Cove), Rita Marcus (Port Washington) and Kathleen Malhame (Manhasset).
With a "Halloween Casino Night" theme, guests will enjoy a cocktail reception, sit-down dinner, games of chance, silent auction, entertainment and dancing at the Crystal Ball Gala. The event will begin at 7:00 pm and end at 12:00 am. Tickets are $350 each and sponsorships begin at $100. For more information, please call 516-224-6467 or visit www.hospice- carenetwork.org