2018 35th Anniverdary Gala June 13

For 35 years New York Memory Center (formerly known as Park Slope Geriatric Day Center) has been offering a safe home away from home for individuals living with memory loss and their caregivers.

More than 100 people attended the Gala at the beautiful Liberty Warehouse location on New York harbor in Red Hook. Music was provided by Ismail Butera & Velvet Jubilee.

Those honored during the Gala program for their contributions to the Center over the years were:

New York Memory Center honors Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams received a special award “In appreciation for your commitment, dedication and generosity” on the 35th anniversary of the New York Memory Center. Photo by Rachel Atcheson, Borough President’s office.

Marty Markowitz
Supported the Center and programs for older residents during his years as Brooklyn Borough President

Judith Grimaldi, , Esq., CELA, CSW
Elder law attorney leading workshops for caregivers; Longtime NYMC Board member

Mary Brennan
NYMC Board member and Board President

Allan F. Kramer II
NYMC Board member and Board President

Corcoran Cares
Corcoran Real Estate program pooling donations from staff members to NYMC and other organizations

Grimaldi & Yeung LLP
Elder-law attorneys and generous supporter of NYMC

Gary Glazner
Alzheimer’s Poetry Project founder and director; provides creative poetry programs to NYMC, hosts the Memory Arts Cafe, and leads intergenerational programs at the Center

Photo page on Google
Some photos were posted on our Facebook page on June 26 (scroll to that date).

Videos taken by Elliott Christ posted on YouTube: