11th Annual Wallace Berkowitz Golf Tournament
Wallace Berkowitz, born in New York City, made Sullivan County his home in 1960. He was a graduate of the Bronx School of Science and the City College of New York. A US Army Veteran, he served during the Korean War and was part of the Army Audit Agency. Wally, a CPA, practiced accounting in Monticello and Liberty for 20 years, and was an active stakeholder in civic community organizations. Wally began serving on the New Hope Community Board of Directors in 1989. During his tenure, he served as Board Chair from 1994 to 2004 and as assistant secretary from 2005 to 2008. New Hope Community has flourished as a direct result of his presense, leadership, and most importantly, his humanity.
In Fond Memory of Wallace Berkowitz
Monday, May 17, 2021
9:00 am – Registration & Breakfast-To-Go
10:15 am – Shotgun Start & Lunch at the Turn
West Hills Country Club
121 Golf Links Rd, Middletown, NY 10940
New Hope Community is excited to announce that we have broken ground for our new Sensory Garden in Loch Sheldrake, Sullivan County, New York. Sensory gardens create an outdoor space that fuses the interaction between a person’s five senses (taste, smell, touch, hearing and sight) and a diverse array of elements which celebrate the gifts of nature and enhance one’s sense of harmony, balance and peace. Sensory Gardens are proven to enhance the health and wellness of people with and without disabilities. We will not only be providing this garden for the people we serve and the staff that support them; we will be opening our garden to our greater community, free of charge, to support and fuel everyone’s ability to enjoy some downtime in a beautiful outdoor space.
We have launched our PAVING THE WAY CAMPAIGN with a goal of raising $85,000. This will ensure a space that will dynamically provide opportunities to enjoy a multitude of sensory experiences within a lush, green and colorful oasis.
This is where you can help! Become a part of the Sensory Garden’s legacy for years to come. For a donation of $125 your 4”x 8” personalized brick will include 2 lines of type with up to 20 characters in each line (each letter, number, and/or space equal’s one character).
Won’t you join us in funding this project? We know our Sensory Garden will make a meaningful difference in the lives of many and we hope you will feel the excitement, connect with the value of a sensory garden and help us make this a reality!