Grace Awards mark shelter’s anniversary
POUGHKEEPSIE » The Grace Smith House will celebrate its 35th anniversary at the annual Wo(M) en of Grace Awards on Oct. 5.
Every year during Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Grace Smith House honors the women and men who have made significant contributions to their mission of empowering survivors to live free of domestic violence.
The 2016 honorees are Steven Chickery of Hudson Valley Office Furniture, and Mike Kunin and Jennifer Buri da Cunha of Camp Ramapo.
Friends and supporters of the Grace Smith House are invited to attend the event, being called an “Evening of Grace.”
The Wo(M)en of Grace Awards will be held at the Grandview in Poughkeepsie, from 5:30-8 p.m. Tickets, as well as sponsorship opportunities, remain available.
To register, please visit Grace Smith House’s website, www.gracesmithhouse.org/event.