CORTLANDT, N.Y. – Croton-on-Hudson resident JeanMarie Connolly, senior director at BNY Mellon Wealth Management, will be a Dream Big honoree at Kids X-Press Inc.’s annual Touch the Sky Reception on Tuesday, Oct. 28.
Connolly is an experienced corporate leader and remains active in the not-for-profit community, as well as serving on various committees for charitable organizations throughout the region that directly affect young adults. She serves on the board of directors of Hope’s Door, a safe haven for victims of domestic abuse, works closely with the Westchester Woman’s Bar Association and is an active member of the Westchester County Bar Association.
Other 2014 honorees include Gina Cappelli, president and founder of Formé Urgent Care & Wellness Center; Marsha Gordon, president and CEO, The Business Council of Westchester; and Tony Sayegh, executive vice president, Jamestown Associates.
“We are delighted to be celebrating these individuals for their extraordinary commitment to develop, enrich and support young talent from all walks of life,” said Nivia Viera, founder and publisher of Kids X-Press Inc. “Kids X-Press is well-positioned to continue expanding, and this reception will give us the opportunity to let the community know where we are headed in the upcoming year.”
Kids X-Press, Inc. is a nonprofit organization founded in 2001 and dedicated to promoting literacy. Written by children and for children, the award-winning Kids X-Press magazine is a quarterly printing with an annual readership of over 170,000.
The reception will begin at 5:30 p.m. on Oct. 28 at 42 The Restaurant in White Plains. Tickets cost $175 per person and sponsorship packages are available. For more information about the Touch the Sky Reception, click here.
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