News and Events

At HeartShare, we believe in keeping you aware of news and events throughout the agency. Be sure to visit our Events Calendar for important upcoming dates that may be of interest to you.

Archive of “Events”

2020 Buckley’s – Kennedy’s Run In Memory of

Buckley’s-Kennedy’s Run 40th Year Celebration IN MEMORIUM – KENNETH ROBERT DEAN October 10, 1938 – January 24, 2019 Kenny Dean was born on October 10, 1938 in Brooklyn. He was raised by his loving parents Kenneth and Kathleen Dean and was the oldest of three children. The man of many names was often most referred…

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It’s a Family Affair: The 10th Annual Jim Buckley Memorial Golf Outing

On Tuesday, October 1, the Dyker Beach Golf Course will host the 10th Annual Jim Buckley Memorial Golf Outing, dedicated to the memory of a man who dedicated himself to HeartShare and New Yorkers in need. On this special anniversary, we asked his son Jimmy Buckley to share his personal recollections of his father and why it’s so important to him to continue his father’s work…

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HeartShare Celebrates Christmas in July with the Brooklyn Cyclones

We had a blue Christmas—in July!—as HeartShare staffers and individuals from more than a dozen HeartShare residences donned signature blue Santa hats for the Brooklyn Cyclones annual Christmas in July celebration at Coney Island’s MCU Park last week. There were twinkling lights, tinsel, a Christmas tree, a free parachute jump ornament, carols blasting over the…

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John A. Gallagher: Director, Writer, Producer, Survivor

HeartShare, New York’s premier nonprofit dedicated to empowering individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, will honor director, writer and producer John A. Gallagher with The Linda Dano Heart Award, for his inspiring dedication to overcoming disability, at HeartShare’s 2019 Spring Gala on March 21 at New York’s illustrious Ziegfeld Ballroom. On the night of November…

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HeartShare Rolls Out the Red Carpet for the 2019 Spring Gala at the Ziegfeld Ballroom

New York—Spring arrives on March 20 and HeartShare, New York’s premier nonprofit dedicated to empowering individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, kicks off the season in style on March 21 with the 2019 HeartShare Spring Gala. Held for the first time ever at New York’s illustrious Ziegfeld Ballroom—the storied Art Deco theater newly reimagined for…

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