June 2020 -- Sivan-Tammuz 5780,  Volume 26, Issue 6

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ArtsWestchester Holds Virtual

Awards Ceremony

ArtsWestchester and  the Board of Trustees will hold a Virtual Arts Award Ceremony on June 30.


The 2020 Honorees:


Emily & Eugene Grant Arts Patron Award  -- The Romita Family of Pelham. A family‚Äôs leadership and dedication fuels the cultural life of the Pelham community.







Artist Award  -- Pablo Mayor. An acclaimed jazz musician shares his passion for modern Colombian music and dance with the world.







Arts Organization Award  -- Blue Door Art Center. A vibrant arts organization enlivens the cultural life of Yonkers.


Sophia Abeles Education Award  -- Ossining Public Library. This library brings a diverse range of arts programming to Northern Westchester.


Community Award -- City of New Rochelle. This historic city makes arts and culture central to its revitalization efforts.







Education Award -- A-Chord with Kids. A group of youth volunteers provides music education and mentorship to its peers.







Lawrence Salley Photography Award  -- Arnold Kastenbaum. A talented photographer plays with light to transform ordinary objects.







Luncheon Co-Chairs are Helen & Bill Gates and Deborah & Alan Simon. Committee Chair is Barbara Z. Monohan.


For more event information, go to artsw.org/artsaward2020.