White Plains, NY, June 06, 2018 --(PR.com
)-- The Hudson Gateway REALTOR® Foundation, the fundraising arm of the Hudson Gateway Association of REALTORS® raised a total of $37,185 at its “Viva Las Vegas” Gala held May 8 at the Glen Island Harbour Club in New Rochelle. The monies will be distributed to local charities and non-profit organizations throughout the Hudson Valley.
“We are beyond thrilled with the success of this fantastic event,” said Bonnie Koff, Chair of the HG REALTOR® Foundation Fundraising committee. “For all the years I’ve done fundraising events for the Foundation, this was the most exciting to date. We are so excited to be able to continue to support the many wonderful organizations benefitting so many in our communities.”
The evening featured a glitzy, glamorous Las Vegas style show with aerialists, a casino, live band and “Elvis” tribute artist Cody Ray Slaughter. Tagged as one of the most talented, young Elvis tribute artists in the country, Slaughter was the youngest man ever to be named the “Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist” by Elvis Presley Enterprises in Memphis, TN during Elvis Tribute Week. Slaughter also took on the role of Elvis Presley in the national tour of the Tony-Award-winning hit “The Million Dollar Quarter.”
The Hudson Gateway REALTOR® Foundation supports charities and non-profit organizations that serve the housing, hunger, health, happiness, and humane needs within Westchester, Putnam, Rockland, Orange, and Bronx Counties. Local charities and non-profit organizations are encouraged to apply for funding by visiting www.HGRealtorFoundation.com.
The Hudson Gateway Association of REALTORS® is a not-for-profit trade association covering over 11,000 real estate professionals doing business in Westchester, Putnam, Rockland, and Orange counties, as well as the Bronx and Manahttan. It is the second largest REALTOR® Association in New York, and one of the largest in the country. It owns and operates the Hudson Gateway Multiple Listing Service (HGMLS), offering more than 22,000 properties in the Bronx, Westchester, Putnam, Dutchess, Rockland, Orange, Sullivan and Ulster counties. It is among the top 50 largest MLSs in the country. For more information, visit www.HGAR.com.