53rd Annual Long Island Heart and Stroke Ball
A Celebration of creating and sharing. Our evening celebrates: our work and mission; our donors and volunteers; and — most importantly — the lives saved and improved because of everyone’s effort. The Heart and Stroke Ball promises to be an engaging evening of fun and passion bringing community and philanthropic leaders together. Last year, our Heart Ball campaign raised just over $71 million nation-wide allowing us to fund life-saving research and prevention programs in our community and across the country.
Building healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke. Our mission drives everything we do.
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2016 Event Chair:
Mr. Philip H. Wachtler
Wachtler Knopf Equities
2016 Vice Chair:
Adam Silvers, Esq.
Ruskin, Moscou, Faltischek, P.C.
2016 Cardiovascular Science Award Recipient:
Dr. Harold A. Fernandez
Chief of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery
Dr. Harold Fernandez’ epic journey brought him from the turbulent violence and drug wars of Medellín, Colombia, to the charm and beauty of the mythic classrooms, libraries, and laboratories of Princeton University and Harvard Medical School. On his way to fulfilling his childhood dream of helping others, he endured many struggles. His is a story of inexhaustible love, unfailing determination, and human compassion. It shows that in America all dreams are possible.
2016 Corporate Leadership Honoree:
Monte N. Redman
President & CEO
Astoria Financial Corporation and Astoria Bank
Monte N. Redman is proud to be a part of Astoria Bank’s longstanding commitment to fighting heart disease and its ongoing support for the American Heart Association. As a leading corporate fundraiser for Go Red for Women and a dedicated sponsor and participant in the Long Island Heart Walk, Astoria Bank is passionate about its role in promoting heart healthy living throughout the communities it serves.
Thursday, May 5, 2016
6:00pm - 11:00pm
135 Westgate Drive
Huntington, NY 11743