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Jawonio Hometown Heroes Casino Night & Fashion Show

Join us for an exciting night! Join us for our fun night of blackjack, poker, craps, and roulette. Have the chance to play poker with Special Guest, Michael Vela, World Poker Tour Champion! With a per person donation of $99 before 5/18, you will be presented with $350 in play…

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Kidz Express 2019

Jawonio Kidz Express

Mark your calendars! Please join us on Thursday, May 2nd, 2019, at the Paramount Country Club in New City, NY. We cannot wait to celebrate!

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17th Annual Film Benefit

Join us on Thursday, June 27th at AMC Theatres in the Palisades Mall to watch Toy Story 4! We cannot wait to enjoy movie night and support Early Childhood Services.

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Annual Golf Outing 2019

Join us for a day of golf! Save the date for our Annual Golf Outing! The Golf Outing will take place on Monday, June 3rd, 2019, at the Paramount Country Club in New CIty, NY.

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Jawonio’s Hometown Heroes 2nd Annual Bowl-A-Thon

Join us on Tuesday, July 23rd from 7:00-8:30pm at New City Bowl & Batting Cages for a fun-filled night of bowling! This year marks our 2nd Annual Hometown Heroes Bowl-A-Thon, and we are thrilled to raise funds in support of children and families in our hometown of Rockland County! Stay tuned for registration information and sponsorship details.

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Gala Brunch

Celebrate Jawonio’s 72 years, and join us for the Jawonio Gala Brunch on November 3rd, 2019 from 11:30am – 3:30pm at the Paramount Country Club, honoring individuals who have made a contribution to families with special needs.

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to Attend and Support our Events

For event information, tickets, or sponsorship opportunities for our regular Foundation Events please contact Irene Goldstein, Associate Development Specialist, in our Foundation Office by email at or call 845-708-2000 x1329.

For information about our Capital Campaign events please contact Dana Ferraro, Communications and Development Specialist, at or call her at 845-708-2000 ext. 1332.

To make a tax-deductible gift in honor of someone, in contribution to an event, or as a general donation to Jawonio, please make a secure contribution using the donate button right on our website.  Your gift will support lifespan services for children, adults and families with special needs throughout the Lower Hudson Valley Region in New York.

For updates on events and other services connect with Jawonio on Facebook and Twitter.

To volunteer or assist as a community outreach member, contact Dana Ferraro, at or call 845-708-2000 x1332.

About us

We provide care for over 10,000 people with special needs each year.

Our mission

Jawonio is a registered 501c3 organization and the premier provider of lifespan services in the Hudson Valley of New York State for individuals with developmental disabilities, behavioral health challenges, and chronic medical conditions. 

Jawonio is dedicated to advancing the independence, well-being, and equality of people with disabilities and special needs.