"We believe strongly that the collaboration between business and the arts strengthens and enriches communities," noted Howard C. Bluver, President and CEO of Suffolk County National Bank
On Saturday, April 25th, East End Arts
is honoring Suffolk County National Bank for their longtime commitment to the arts during the ARTworks 2015 Spring Gala. From 6 to 11 p.m., join East End Arts at East Wind for an evening of cocktails and hors d'oeuvres, dinner and dancing to the tunes of the Denice Given Band, and live and silent auctions.
"We are proud of our partnership with East End Arts, and honored to be recognized by one of the region's premier arts organization," expressed Bluver.
Throughout the year, SCNB supports several East End Arts' signature programs including the Teeny Awards high school theatre recognition program, Winterfest Live on the Vine
Music Festival, the Community Mosaic Street Painting Festival, and The Harvest
Gospel Choir Concert Series.
Pat Snyder, East End Arts' Executive Director; Annika Shapiro, ARTworks Gala Co-Chair and East End Arts' Board Member; Patricia Cruso, ARTworks Gala Chair and Vice President of East End Arts' Board; Mark and Išim Miller, ARTworks Gala Honorees. (Photo: Lenny Stucker/lennystucker.com)
Proceeds from the benefit will support the organization's mission to build and enhance the local community through the arts with educational programs, support, advocacy, and creativity, and also provide art and music lesson scholarships to East End students.
Tickets to East End Arts' ARTworks 2015 Spring Gala are $200.
East Wind is located at 5720 NY-25A in Wading River. For more information, call 631-727-0900 or visit www.eastendarts.org.