The Center for Discovery gala comes to Hurleyville

On Saturday, June 10, 2017, The Center for Discovery (TCFD) held its “Evening of Discovery” Gala at the Michael Ritchie Big Barn Center on the Stonewall Preserve in Hurleyville, NY, supporting its work for individuals with complex conditions. Attending were Edward C. Sweeney, Chairman; Jennifer Sweeney; Janet Carrus, TCFD board member and President of the Gerald and Janet Carrus Foundation; Aidan Quinn, TCFD board member; and Elizabeth Quinn.


HURLEYVILLE – The Center for Discovery hosted its annual fundraising gala, “Evening of Discovery” Saturday, June 10, at the Michael Ritchie Big Barn Center for Environmental Health, Education and Research in Hurleyville. Families of those who live and attend school at The Center, philanthropists, and community leaders gathered to honor The Center’s groundbreaking work developing new models of care for the education and treatment of individuals with significant disabilities and complex conditions.
The event featured a culinary tour of The Center for Discovery’s Thanksgiving Farm, and raised more than $500,000 to benefit The Center’s advanced programs and services.