Celebration of HOPE

United Way of Ulster was pleased to host the annual Celebration of Hope event on June 7, 2002 at the Wiltwyck Golf Club.

The event honors women who work or live in Ulster County who inspire, mentor, advocate for and empower other women in our community. The evening also features the awarding of scholarships to women in the community furthering their education.

This year’s honoree’s were:

  • Lisa Brown – Center for Creative Education
  • Jennifer Fabiano – Rondout Savings Bank
  • Jessica Fish – Gateway Hudson Valley
  • Renée Gambino – Fearless Integrity and a Raising HOPE Mentor
  • Hillary Harvey – Women’s History Month Kingston
  • Stephanie Kresser – Mentor Me Ulster County and the Kingston City School District
  • Peggy Schwartz – Town & Country Liquors
  • Kyle A. Steller, Esq. 


Details on next year’s event will be out shortly! In the meantime, please feel free to browse the photos from this year’s amazing event here.