Three Village Community Trust to Honor Maria Hoffman at Fall Gala
The Three Village Community Trust will be holding their annual fall fundraising gala on Wednesday, November 17 at the Old Field Club. This event supports the Trust’s programs and projects throughout the year.
Currently, the Trust is carrying out extensive restoration work at Hawkins Homestead, Smith / deZafra House and the three Factory Worker Houses. The Trust is also working to improve Patriots Rock Park and the Greenway Trail. With so many commitments, this year’s gala will be more important than ever for the Trust to continue moving forward to “Protect the places we love”.
The special guest and winner of this year’s gathering is Maria Hoffman. Artist, photographer and naturalist, Maria is one of the most loved and respected figures in our community and is widely known as “everyone’s best friend”. Today, after three decades of community service as Chief of Staff to New York State Assembly Member Steve Englebright, Hoffman has retired and, at the gala, will reflect on his life and career. quarry in the three villages.
Live music from famous Carl Safina and The Natural Causes will fill the air of the magical jazz party, and there will be chances to win fun raffle baskets. The grand prize in the art raffle this year is an oil painting by famous artist Nancy Bueti-Randall, titled “Late Day at the Beach”.
Tickets for the event can be purchased on the Trust’s website, www.threevillagecommunitytrust.org. For more information call 631-689-0225 or visit [email protected]