The 2008 Spring Gala Dinner Dance will be held on May 16, 2008 at the Garden City Hotel in New York, to help benefit Círculo de la Hispanidad, a not for profit Hispanic community organization with Centers in Hempstead and Long Beach, NY.
At the Gala, Circulo de la Hispanidad will be honoring outstanding individuals who have helped the organization. Mr. Joseph M. Mottola, R.A., Vice President, H2M Group and a resident of Massapequa is the lead architect in charge of the new community center that H2M has designed on behalf of Circulo.
Other honorees include:
Mr. Nicolas Andreadis, CEO, Triton Construction
Ms. Sonia Palacio-Grottola, Founder/VP, National Association of Puerto Rican-Hispanic Social Workers, Inc.
Mr. Joseph A. Quagliata, President & CEO, South Nassau Communities Hospital
The funds received from this gala will provide major support for Círculo de la Hispanidad in its efforts to improve the lives of individuals and their families through a comprehensive continuum of social services, recreation, education, cultural and economic development programs.
Circulo de la Hispanidad serves over 20,000 individuals and their families in Nassau County, NY through a comprehensive continuum of social services, recreation, education cultural and economic development programs.
The construction of the community center was started last year and the estimated completion date will be in 2009.