The Fundraising Committee is responsible for raising funds to benefit the organizations programs and community endeavors. The committee will collaborate with staff in the design of an annual fund development plan to meet budgetary needs and present the plan to the board for approval. The committee will monitor progress and effectiveness of fundraising efforts, assist with the identification, cultivation and solicitation of donors and review and make recommendations on special fundraising initiatives, such as campaigns, special events, sponsorships and donor recognition programs.

Chair: Charles McKinney

Co-Chair: Sarita Bhandakar, Catania, Mahon, Milligram & Rider, PLLC

Committee Members

Pat Fayo, The United Way of Dutchess-Orange Region

Janette McKay, SUNY Orange

Ginny Rizzo, Rizzo Moving & Rigging


Leadership Orange
1161 Little Britain Road
New Windsor, NY 12553
(845) 397-1947
(845) 457-4702