Friday June 15, 2018
The 16th Annual Josephine Foundation
Follow Your Dreams Gala 

Formal affair, Black Tie Optional, Spectacular Cocktail Hour and Formal Dinner
Special Performances celebrating the 16 year anniversary,
With music by the Queens Stardust Jazz Orchestra and special guest performances,
after Dinner Dancing with DJ Vinnie The DICEMAN
2018 Chairman’s Honorees Presentations, 2018 Recognition Awards and
“The 2018 Josie Awards” for best performances of 2017
Presentation of 2018 Follow Your Dreams Grants

The Josephine Foundation 2018 Recognition and Chairman’s Awards

The Josephine Foundation 2018 Chairman’s Honorees

Rosario Cassata
President of Cassata Realty and Trustee of The Cassata Foundation

Anthea Jackson
Executive Director of The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York

Richard Karsten
President of Archbishop Molloy High School

Salvatore Nicosia
Community Leader, Activist, and Author

Richard Talipan
Business Owner and Philanthropist

The Josephine Foundation’s Chairman’s Lifetime Achievement Award
Georges Aschkar, Jr
 The Josephine Foundation National Community Award for Service in the Arts 2018
Enzo Bifulco
 The Josephine Foundation National Community Award for Service in Sports and Athletics 2018
Matt Guiliano

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