On Wednesday, October 17, New Yorkers gathered for the 18th annual Wings Over Wall Street Gala to raise funds for the Muscular Dystrophy Association to support its mission of finding cures for neuromuscular diseases, specifically ALS. The event, which was held at the IAC building in Manhattan, honored North Fork Table and Inn Chef Stephan Bogardus and owner Claudia Fleming. Author Ruth Fitzmaurice who penned I Found My Tribe, as well as her husband’s memoir It’s Not Yet Dark, honored her husband, Simon Fitzmaurice’s one-year anniversary since his passing.
The Ladies’ Village Improvement Society of East Hampton is offering the Madelon DeVoe Talley Scholarship for $3000. This offer is for a woman who is at least 25 years of age and is currently enrolled or plans to enroll in a college undergraduate program. The applicant must be a resident of East Hampton Town (from Montauk to Sagaponack) for at least the last two years.
Applications for the scholarship are available in the LVIS office. The application must be completed and returned by Friday, November 16, to: LVIS/Madelon DeVoeTalley Scholarship, 95 Main Street, East Hampton, NY, 11937. Applications are also available online at www.lvis.org under “Scholarships.”