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Saratoga Bridges

29th Annual Travers Day at the Races

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A nearly sold out crowd of 350 guests attended our 29th Annual Travers Day at the Races presented by Ketel One Vodka on Saturday, August 25th at the Saratoga Race Course, raising close to $20,000 NET for our agency.  Guests enjoyed a buffet lunch, complimentary beverage, Clubhouse Admission, post parade and the 149th running of The Travers.

Our Executive Director Valerie Muratori recognized DIAGEO and Empire Merchants North for their ongoing support and extreme generosity for the past 20 plus years.  Antoinette Basso attended with 60 guests from Empire Merchants North and Diageo. Stephan von Schenk, Paul von Schenk and many family and friends of The Adirondack Trust Company — our 2018 Lead Season Sponsor for fundraising events.  Other Season Sponsors were from Coca-Cola and Stewart’s Shops; The Bonadio Group; Steve Hipsley from Champlain Wealth Management; O’Connell & Aronowitz Attorneys at Law; Richard Peters and Dave Tarella from Tarella Financial Group. Our Board Member and Saratoga County D.A. Karen Heggen with her husband Peter Klotz shared their table with friends and family; Matthews Buses; Nadia & Erika Browne; Sterling Road Stables; Blair & Phyllis Bynum; Our Foundation Board Member Karin HymanGentner with her husband Grant and many family and friends.

Special thanks to our 2018 Travers Day at the Races Sponsors:

Presenting Sponsors:  Ketel One Vodka

Our sincere appreciation to our 2018 Season Sponsors:

Presenting Season Sponsor:   Constance & Thomas D’Ambra

Lead Season Sponsors:   The Adirondack Trust Company;  Relph Benefit Advisors;  Ketel One Vodka

Featured Season Sponsors:   CDPHP;   Coca-Cola;   Stewart’s Shops;   Tarella Financial Group;  Whiteman, Osterman & Hanna LLP – Erin Callahan & Terrance Gallogly   

Associate Season Sponsor:   Champlain Wealth Management    

Friend Season Sponsors:   The Bonadio Group;    Camoin Associates, Inc.;    The D.A. Collins Companies;   GLOBALFOUNDRIES U.S., Inc.;   Richard A. & Ann C. Peters

If you have any questions, please contact Kelly Armer, Development and Foundation Director, at or 518-587-0723 ext. 1266.