The annual Sugar Plum Ball was held December 19 at the elegant Crest Hollow Country Club. Over 300 guests were in attendance and a wonderful time was enjoyed by all. The girls were greeted by the fairies and each received a lovely corsage as they entered. During the evening the girls and Dads enjoyed a…

Article By Kristin Thorne – Link to Article Chukwuma Ukwu, a senior at Roosevelt High School and Captain of the Football team there was selected by the NY Giants to receive a very special award.  He was recognized for his work ethic and passion, an honor so big that one of the New York Giants came…

Close to 100 guests gathered today in the auditorium at the Cerebral Palsy Association of Nassau County to celebrate the holiday season!  There were beautiful handmade centerpieces on every table and smiles on all the faces of the Council of Auxiliary members and the Nassau County Homemakers and CP Nassau staff members in attendance. As…

On December 8th the annual “Holiday Elves” event was held to the delight of many!  This beloved event is organized and hosted by the CP Nassau Council of Auxiliary members.  We are very grateful to the Nassau County Homemakers Council for their donation of funds to purchase all the items to stock the “store”.  As…

Medicare is making extreme budget cuts effective January 1, 2016 that will adversely affect funding for the wheelchairs we provide to our consumers. Our advocacy groups did not think the cuts were going to happen, but days ago the new Medicare fee schedule came out and the cuts were incorporated.   All wheelchair accessory reimbursement…

The 63rd annual Forget-Me-Not Ball to benefit the Cerebral Palsy Association of Nassau County was held on Saturday, Nov. 7th and a wonderful evening was enjoyed by all! Congratulations to our terrific honoree, Victor Scotto, Jr. who works so hard on behalf of CP Nassau and other deserving organizations! Victor was presented with the “Harold Jay…

Thank you to everyone who helped make the 26th annual Festival of Trees a wonderful way to start the holiday season!   We are grateful to everyone including attendees,  tree designers, entertainers, gingerbread bakers, cookie decorators,  vendors and volunteers! Everyone who did something to help played a part in making a difference for the Cerebral Palsy…

    WHAT IS #GIVINGTUESDAY? There is a day for giving thanks. There are two for getting deals. Now, we have #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back. Today, Tuesday, December 1, 2015, charities, families, businesses, community centers, and students around the world will come together for one common purpose: to celebrate generosity and to…