CoveCare Center invites the community to attend its 2023 Imagine Gala on Friday, November 3rd from 6:00-10:00 p.m. at Salem Golf Club in North Salem, New York.
CoveCare Center provides mental health and substance use prevention and treatment services to adults, children, families, and seniors. All proceeds from the event directly benefit CoveCare Center’s programs and make it possible for the agency to continue to offer accessible and affordable services.
At the event, CoveCare Center will be celebrating the career of Michael Piazza, Putnam County Commissioner of Social Services, Mental Health, and Youth Bureau, and presenting him with the Sid Gibson Imagine Award. Commissioner Piazza began his career in 1979 in the Mental Health Department as a Substance Abuse Counselor. Over the years he has taken on successive responsibilities as Director of Alcohol and Substance Abuse Services, and as Director of Mental Health Services prior to being appointed Commissioner in 1994.
“We are so pleased to be honoring Commissioner Michael Piazza at our Imagine Gala this November at Salem Golf Club”, stated Eric Toth, Chief Executive Officer of CoveCare Center. “His s CoveCare Center throughout his career has been tremendous, and we are so happy to be able to award him for all his dedication with the Sid Gibson Imagine Award. We know it will be a special and fun evening as we honor Mike and celebrate our mission to promote wellness and recovery in our community.”
The evening will include a cocktail reception, dinner, dancing, and music by Tony T Entertainment featuring The City Express Band. An exciting silent auction will be held, including a host of valuable items, such as sports and entertainment tickets, vacation accommodations, gift baskets, and more. In addition, CoveCare Center will display their Giving Tree, which will give guests the opportunity to see the many programs and services their donation could impact.
Sponsors of the 2023 Imagine Gala include: Stacey Gibson; Hudson Valley Credit Union; M&T Bank; NFP; Hilb Group; Resorts World Catskills; Search for Change; South Putnam Animal Hospital; Joseph DeMarzo; Cassandra Thayer and Halston Media.
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About CoveCare Center
CoveCare Center is the only private non-profit agency providing recovery-based mental health and substance use treatment and prevention services in Putnam County, NY. CoveCare Center offers hope and healing to people of all ages through a comprehensive range of services including individual and group counseling, care coordination, family advocacy, parenting education, community outreach, and medication management. CoveCare Center is a member of Coordinated Behavioral Health Services (CBHS), a non-profit 501(3) membership organization of forward-thinking, community behavioral health and disability service providers in the Hudson Valley Region whose shared goal is to promote recovery-oriented and outcome-based services designed to ensure high quality and low costs. Visit CoveCareCenter.org for more information.