Inspire Foundation Holds Annual Shining Stars Celebration

Inspire Foundation Holds Annual Shining Stars Celebration

Goshen, NY – August 28, 2018 – The Inspire Foundation is hosting its Annual Shining Stars Celebration on Friday, September 21 at Anthony’s Pier 9 in New Windsor, New York. Debbie Major will be awarded the Mary Lee Berry Shining Stars Award for Outstanding Service to People with Disabilities. BOCES “Including Communities” Program will be awarded the Bill Devitt Shining Stars Award for Exemplary Service to Orange County. Healey Brothers will be awarded the Shining Stars Award for Corporate Philanthropy. The Celebration will begin with a cocktail hour at 6 p.m. followed by dinner. Entertainment will be provided by The Jon Bates Band. The evening will also feature a Silent Auction with a variety of baskets and items donated by many local businesses. Proceeds will support Inspire’s programs and services, which support individuals with developmental disabilities. To date, this year’s event is sponsored by the Middletown Elks Lodge, the Kaplan Family Foundation, Helen Richards, Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union and LEGOLAND New York.

Sponsorships and journal opportunities are available. Please reserve your attendance no later than September 10, 2018. For reservations or additional information please contact Mindy Circelli at 845-614-5975 ext. 101 or by email at

Inspire is a not-for-profit charitable organization, officially known as Orange County Cerebral Palsy Association, Inc. It provides a wide array of outpatient, educational, and support services for individuals of all ages and abilities. Inspire Kids is a special education preschool for children ages 2 ½ to 5 years of age with developmental delays. Inspire also provides community habilitation, respite, social programs, and more. Through its many programs, Inspire impacts the lives of children and adults annually primarily in Orange County.