Here's to Hope Luncheon

Friday, June 4, 2021
11am-2pm
The Oyster Bay Mansion Rooftop
Oyster Bay, NY

Join us for an exciting in-person rooftop event! Following CDC COVID-19 safety protocols, the Here’s To Hope Luncheon will
offer fashion with Fox’s in Mineola, an appearance by LJ the Medium, raffles, shopping and more!

Event Committee

Pat Bailey  |  Lisa Vecchio Belinsky  |  Sandra Brennan  |  Jennifer Devine  |  Mary Eibeler  |  Amy Eisenberg  |  Laura Emmert
Amy Fleischer  |  Laura Giunta  |  Jackie Hertling  |  Jennifer Hesekiel  |  Lydia Knipper  |  Michelle Melville  |  Denise Misiti
Jessica Moller, Esq.  |  Stacy Sacks  |  Melissa Schuhmacher  |  Karen Signoracci  |  Penelope Wamboldt

Our Honorees


Jennifer Devine, LMSW
Regional Director of Business Development at Caring People

Jennifer Devine is a Licensed Social Worker specializing in the Geriatric field. She has been working with Geriatrics for 20 years. Her past experiences include: Emergency Services in a Mental Health Clinic, Hospital, Medical Rehab discharge Planning and Homecare. Currently, she works for a Concierge Licensed Homecare Company for the past 12 years in Business Development. They provide Home Health Aide Services, LPN and RN services, Care Transition Services and more to those recuperating from a surgery or illness and those dealing with a chronic illness such as Alzheimer's or dementia.

Jennifer sits on the Board of the Case Management Society Association (Long Island Chapter), the Committee for the Seniors with Animals Project, is a member of the Gerontology Professionals of New York, Association of Generational Experts for Seniors and the Senior Umbrella Network. She obtained her Certificate in Care Management from Hunter College and is in the process of obtaining her End of Life Doula Certificate. She feels continuing her education assists her in serving clients and their family especially when facilitating difficult conversations.

Vincenza Ferrante

Fox's Fashion


The LIAD Center is proud to award Fox’s Vincenza Ferranza the 2021 “Heels to Hope” Award for her years of dedication at the Women’s Luncheon & Fashion Show. Her countless hours of organizing a beautiful fashion show has provided LIAD with an incredible event over the years. She has donated her time and because of that time, has attributed to making this fundraiser a success and something guests talk about year after year. We are forever thankful for Vincenza as her love of fashion as shined through and helped support the LIAD Center.

Sponsorship Opportunities


Double Platinum Sponsor - $10,000

Two tables of ten (10) at luncheon; 15 min private one-on-one session with LJ the Medium on-site or virtual session TBD. VIP Pre-Show 10:30-11am Meet and Greet with LJ the MediumFull Page Digital Journal ad; priority seating; prominent placement of company name on promotional materials, including e-blasts, LIAD Center website and social media outlets; link and logo on event webpage; signage at event; acknowledgement at event. 

Platinum Sponsor - $5,000

Table of ten (10) at luncheon; 15 min private one-on-one session with LJ the Medium on-site or virtual session TBD. VIP Pre-Show 10:30-11am Meet and Greet with LJ the Medium. Full Page Digital Journal ad; priority seating; prominent placement of company name on promotional materials, including e-blasts, LIAD Center website and social media outlets; link and logo on event webpage; signage at event; acknowledgement at event. 

Gold Sponsor - $2,500

Luncheon and show for six (6) guests; Invite VIP Pre-Show 10:30-11am Meet and Greet with LJ the Medium.  Full Page Digital Journal ad; placement of company name and logo on promotional materials, including LIAD Center website and social media outlets; signage at event; acknowledgement at event. 

Spring Sponsor - $1,500

(only available 4/12-5/7)

Luncheon And Show For Five (5) Guests; Half Page Digital Journal ad; 20 Raffle Tickets Per Guest.  

Silver Sponsor - $1,000

Luncheon and show for four (4) guests; Half Page Digital Journal ad; recognition on the LIAD Center website; signage at event.

Bronze Sponsor - $750

Luncheon and show for two (2) guests; Half Page Digital Journal ad; recognition on the LIAD Center website; signage at event.

LIAD Center Sponsor - $500

Luncheon and show for one (1) guest; Half Page Digital Journal ad; recognition on the LIAD Center website.

Exclusive Sponsorships

(limited to 1 sponsor)

Caregiver Takeout Day - $1,200

Luncheon And Show For Six (6) Guests; 8 Raffle Tickets Per Guest.  

AV Sponsor - $1,000

Full Page Digital Journal ad; placement of company name and logo on promotional materials, including LIAD Center website and social media outlets; signage at event; acknowledgement at event.  

LJ the Medium Sponsor - $1,000

Full Page Digital Journal ad; placement of company name and logo on promotional materials, including LIAD Center website and social media outlets; signage at event; acknowledgement at event.  

Casino / Luncheon Event Bundle

*To inquire, contact dschwartzberg@lidementia.org

Purchase one sponsorship for each of these events and receive a 10% discount on the total price of your two sponsorships. Sponsorship purchases can be for different amounts but must be worth a minimum of $500 for each event in order to receive the discount.

Digital Journal

*send logos to dschwartzberg@lidementia.org by 5/3/2021

Half Page - $250

Full Page - $500

Additional Tickets

Table of Ten - $1,400

Individual Ticket - $150

Virtual Ticket - $25

OUR MISSION

Our mission is to help improve the quality of life for those living with Alzheimer’s Disease and other related dementias, and their caregivers. For over 30 years the Long Island Alzheimer’s & Dementia (LIAD) Center has served as a lifeline to diagnosed individuals and their families throughout Long Island. The LIAD Center takes considerable pride in its pioneering role in the development of cutting-edge services that foster the independence, dignity well-being and safety of individuals with dementia, thus aiding in the prevention of premature nursing home placement. We are committed to the belief that there is life worth living after a diagnosis. Our caring professionals help program participants maximize their remaining abilities, while providing much-needed information, support and respite to family caregivers.

BOARD OF TRUSTEES

CHAIR
Jennifer B. Cona, Esq.
Cona Elder Law

VICE CHAIR
Todd Hesekiel, Esq.,
McLaughlin & Stern, LLP

SECRETARY

Jessica Moller, Esq. | Bond, Schoeneck & King PLLC

TREASURER
Carmine Asparro | OnPoint Partners

MEMBERS

Scott W. Berfas | Newmark
Paul Eibeler | COKeM International Ltd.
Thomas J. Killeen, Esq. | Attorney

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Tori Cohen, LCSW

© LONG ISLAND ALZHEIMER'S AND DEMENTIA CENTER