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OLMSTED EVENT: 4th Annual Spring into Summer Fundraising Luncheon

May 11, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

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4th Annual Spring into Summer Fundraising Luncheon to benefit the Buffalo Olmsted Parks Conservancy

Don your smartest spring hat or bow tie and celebrate the start of a beautiful new park season!

Enjoy a delicious lunch catered by Oliver’s, let us know what your Olmsted park gives you, and add your vital support to our treasured, award-winning Olmsted landscapes. Net proceeds raised from this very special luncheon will help keep your historic parks, gracious parkways and landmark circles beautiful today and for future generations.

Date: Friday, May 11, 2018
Place: Kleinhans Music Hall/The Mary Seaton Room (Olmsted’s cultural partner)
Time: 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Co-Chairs: Judy Dean and Jennifer Persico
Committee: Janis Dunworth, Jackie Gurney, Maggie Henderson (staff), Rachel Mathews, Annie McCune, Zhi Ting Phua (staff), Mary Powers, Catie Stephenson (staff), Christine Wiktor
Emcee: Heather Ly

This fundraising luncheon is SOLD OUT! Special thanks to all who made this possible. See you on May 11th!

Special thanks to our 2018 Luncheon Sponsors

6, 7, 8 Club Sponsors | BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York, Wegmans, M&T Bank, Rich Products

Bow Tie Benefactor Sponsors | Colucci & Gallaher, P.C., Dansa & D’Arata, Erie County Medical Center, Janis Dunworth and MassMutual Financial Group – New York State, Lippes Mathias Wexler & Friedman

Fascinator Friend Sponsor | Aaron Siegel, Buffalo Sabres, Hodgson Russ LLP, Jackie Gurney, Natale Builders, Phillips Lytle LLP

Bonnet Patron Sponsor | Accurate Court Reporting, Inc., American Eagle Abstract, Brisbane Consulting Group, LLCCannonDesign, David HomesForest Lawn, Freed Maxick, Frey Electric Construction, Northwest Savings Bank, Reeds Jewelers, Rupp Baase Pfalzgraf Cunningham LLC, The Walsh Group of Raymond James, Wendel

Special thanks to our 2018 Table Captains

Nancy Berger & Anne Leary, Tanika Blanc, Kim and Todd Brason, Buffalo Green Fund, Joanne Campagna, Carmela Colucci, Judy Dean, Cathy Fenn & Rose Hoffman, Pete Grumm & Courier Capital, Betty Horrigan, Florence Johnson, Melissa & Bart Kresse, Mary Ann Kresse, Anne McCune, Liz McPhail, Betsy and Jock Mitchell, Mary Powers, Corinne Rice, Restore Our Community Coalition, Peter Scarcello & Dennis Dargavel, Katie Schneider, Mary Simpson, Jeanne Slough, Scott Socha, Patti Stephen, Ellen Warner, Christine Wiktor, Owen Wright

Click here to view and/or download the 2018 Luncheon program book!

Sponsorship Opportunities for 2019!

Would you or your organization like to support your Olmsted Parks at next year’s Spring into Summer event?

For sponsorship inquiries, please contact Maggie Henderson, Donor Relations Coordinator, at (716) 838-1249, ext. 14 or email [email protected].

Photo Gallery of SIS 2018 – Part 1 (Step & Repeat) – Photos by Blanc Photographie

4th Annual Spring into Summer Luncheon | Step & Repeat | Kleinhans Music Hall | May 11, 2018

Photo Gallery of SIS 2018 – Part 2

4th Annual Spring into Summer Luncheon | Kleinhans Music Hall | May 11, 2018


May 11, 2018
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
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Kleinhans Music Hall, Mary Seaton Room
3 Symphony Circle
Buffalo, NY 14201 United States
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