The Jawonio Foundation

The Jawonio Foundation provides financial support to Jawonio Inc. for its programs and services that serve children and adults with disabilities, mental health challenges, chronic medical conditions, and special needs throughout their lifespan.

Daniel Salmon


Gail Cosseboom

Vice President

James E. Johansen


Randi L. Rios-Castro, M.S.


Foundation Board of Directors

The Jawonio Foundation Board of Directors serve as community volunteers who share their time, talent, and expertise with us. The Board provides critical financial resources for programs and services supporting children and adults with developmental disabilities, mental health challenges and chronic medical needs that are center-based or in the communities we serve throughout the Hudson Valley Region.

Board Members include executives in the health care, insurance and financial sectors; entrepeneurs in the international and domestic food industries; leaders in commercial banking and investments; corporate marketing and strategic planning.

Foundation Members

Kyla Basso

Golf Professional | Sales Executive

Madelon I. Berger

Healthcare Consultant | MIB Healthcare Consulting

Brian Cocolicchio

Statistics & Data Science Instructor, WCC

David Daniello


Sabrina HoSang Jordan

CFO, Community Housing Innovations

Michael Salmon

Managing Director-Investments Wells Fargo Advisors

Foundation Team

Diana Hess

Chief Communications & Development Officer


Molly Gibeau-Griffin

Foundation Director

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Previous Events

Have a Heart for Jawonio

Thank You to the Hey Baby Band for playing such a great show and for helping us raise over $2,800!

Missed the show? Watch it HERE

2021 Virtual Gala

Thank you to our generous supporters for helping us to raise over $215,000 as we honored Janice Huff, Chief Meteorologist NBC4NY and Jerry Staller, recently retired Division Director of Education and Clinical Services!

Watch the Show HERE