President Louis Levine along with all the members of faculty, administration and staff presented 3 Honorary Doctorate degrees that evening to:
Dr. Susheel Bathla, Dr. Kathy Reilly Fallon & Dr. Halina Semla Pulaski.
The Bagpipers from Iona College led the procession before the Honors Convocation & after the event. After the Convocation, over 350 guests enjoyed cocktails, appetizers as they browsed over the fabulous silent auction items.
After that, the guests had dinner & dessert at the Grand Hyatt Ballroom followed by a comedian show with Jackie Mason's daughter, Sheba Mason.
The Honors Convocation event raised money for its student scholarship fund.
"I am filled with gratitude to NYCPM that they chose me as the recipient of this degree. I am honored and humbled having received this most prestigious Honorary Degree of Doctor of Humane Letters. I am forever grateful and it will serve as kind reminder each day of my life to continue to serve my patients and children in need with the utmost care and compassion."
I am also grateful for the congratulatory letters I received the evening of the Honors Convocation from NY Governor Andrew Cuomo, NY Senator Charles Schumer, United States Secretary of Health & Human Services--Kathleen Sebelius, NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Commissioner of NY State Department Health--D. Nirav Shah and Ambassador of Ireland, His Excellency Michael Collins.
I was surrounded with an overwhelming support of friends and family members the evening of the Honors Convocation, many of them from Armonk, NY as well as Bronxville, NY, Pleasantville, NY, Bedford, NY, Yonkers, NY, NYC, NY and Ridgewood, NJ and I wish to extend my deepest thanks to them.
Dr. Kathy Reilly Fallon
Armonk, NY View Comment
I wish to thank Robison Oil for hosting the Robison Idol Jingle contest along with the Daily Voice. I wish to extend my congratulations to Mr. Jonny Hirsch, the 2nd place winner in this competition.
Thank you to Mr. David Singer & Mr. Daniel Singer of Robison Oil for having us over to their corporate office
for the award ceremony, photo shoot, prize & Robison memorabilia.
Kindest regards, Dr. Kathy Reilly Fallon View Comment
A special thank you to Sheryl Nolletti, Executive Board Member of Heavenly Productions Foundation for spearheading the first Hurricane Sandy relief trip to the Far Rockaways in November, 2012 & to Donna Gizzi, Stefanie Shea & Susan Kleinman for traveling out with us to deliver much needed supplies in 2 SUV's on November 7, 2012. Thank you to all of our friends & volunteers that made trips with us to 3 area's of Long Island on Veteran's Day in November, 2012 & delivered 5 SUV's filled with supplies & food: Donna Gizzi, Isabella Gizzi, Julia Gizzi, Anthony Gizzi, Katie Flanagan, Michele Wade, Alex Wade, Jason Wade, London Nieves, Cristina Petti, Grace Lobello, Laura Lobello, Juliet Nash, Saadia Sullivan, Emma Sullivan, Isabella Sullivan, Riley Sullivan & James Fallon. Thanks to Michelle Cohen Glassman for traveling out to Breezy Point & helping me deliver 1 SUV filled with supplies for the people there.
A special thank you to residents in Armonk, Bedford, Chappaqua & Pleasantville that donated so many supplies & food to those in need.
Dr. Kathy Reilly Fallon
Chairwoman of Heavenly Productions Foundation View Comment
Photo: Virginia Terry from Brooklyn, NY, Donna Gizzi of Armonk, NY, Dr. Kathy Reilly Fallon of Armonk, NY, Susan Kleiman of Bedford, NY, Sheryl Nolletti of Pleasantville, NY and Anouskha Houser of Brooklyn, NY. View Comment
Sheryl Nolletti, resident of Pleasantville, NY was the coordinator and spearheaded the efforts to collect supplies, food, water and clothing to be distributed to residents affected in the Far Rockaways for last Wedenesday's trip. Her home in Pleasantville, NY was the main designated drop off area. View Comment
This photograph was taken over by the row of stores that include Amore, Beas Cakes, Town Pharmacy, Hair Salon, & dry cleaners. The weather vane is on the rooftop over these stores in Armonk. View Comment
The Wampus School is a wonderful, educational and highly academic school for children that are in grades 3-5. The Principal, Administrators and the teachers are understanding and so helpful when it comes to your child's education. View Comment
Just wanted to say that our friend, Sheryl Nolletti of Pleasantville, NY baked chocolate chip cookies, rice crispy treats and brownies for James' bake sale as well. A huge thank you to her for supporting James' endeavor to support The Riverkeeper. View Comment
James E. Fallon will be hosting a Bake Sale on Main Street in front of the store--The Right Thing in Armonk, NY from 10am till 12pm. 100% of all money from the Bake Sale will go directly to The Riverkeeper. Hope you can come out & support this great cause. Many thanks! View Comment
Dear Friends of Armonk,
Thank you for visiting the James E. Fallon fundraising page in honor of the Riverkeeper program!
Please go to:
Donating through this website is simple, fast and totally secure. It is also the most efficient way to support my fundraising efforts.
Many thanks for your support and don't forget to forward this to anyone who you think might want to donate too!
James E. Fallon
4th Grader at The Wampus School
Armonk, New York View Comment