Giving

Join us on Zoom for the

WCoFH Annual Philanthropic Event

on Wednesday, November 18, 2021

This year’s theme: Hoedown!

Main Beneficiary:

GallopNYC

Two levels of raffles tickets exist/send in your raffle tickets now!

Click here to learn all the event details: Philanthropic Letter  2021      

  Click on the Thoroughbred and Equestrian raffle ticket categories below to print additional raffle tickets; mail in by the 11/11/21

Thoroughbred Level Raffle Tickets and Prize Description

Equestrian Level Raffle Description             Equestrian Level Tickets

Click on the orange links below to see photos of the baskets (excluding gift certificate baskets since no photos were taken of them)!

Winning Tickets will be drawn on Wednesday, November 18, 2021 live on Zoom!  Join us in the excitement!

To view the photos of the Equestrian Level prizes, click on the link provided below:

Basket #1/Thanksgiving Dinner Basket #2/Wine & Cheese Basket #3 Apple Airpods and Mini Speaker

Basket #4/Estee Lauder Basket #5/Clinique Basket Basket #6/Le Creuset 3.5 qt lapis blue pot

Basket #7/Pendleton Blanket/Glacier National Park Basket #8/Dessert Basket #9/Pamper (no photo)

Baskets #10-13/Restaurant gift cards Basket #14/Day at the West Side Tennis Club Basket #15/Japanese

Basket #16/Cocktail Hour Basket #17/Scarf and Hat Basket #18/Chic Accessories

 

To view the Thoroughbred Level Raffle Prizes, click on the link provided below:

Thoroughbred #1/Apple Ipad

Thoroughbred #2/Past Presidents $500 Cash Prize

Thoroughbred #3/Tory Burch (7 1/2″x4″x2″) Chain Link Bag

Thoroughbred #4/Opera Tickets (no photo)

Thoroughbred#5/Ballet Tickets (no photo)

Thoroughbred #6/Flowers of the Month

The Women’s Club annual Philanthropic Luncheon has raised thousands of dollars for worthy charities and causes including but not limited to:

  • ACE Programs for the Homeless
  • Alley Pond Environmental Center
  • Art Therapy Outreach Center
  • CAREing and SHAREing Breast Cancer Support
  • City Harvest
  • The Community House
  • The Doe Fund, Inc.
  • FHG Celebrations Association
  • Forest Hills Volunteer Ambulance Corps
  • Forestdale, Inc.
  • Friends of Station Square
  • Gallup NYC
  • Girl Scout Council of Greater New York – Queens Service Unit
  • Hour Children
  • Hurricane Sandy victims – Susan Schott, Joan Meyers, Karen Halligan
  • Jacob Riis Neighborhood Settlement
  • Lifeway Network
  • The Mount Vernon Hotel Museum and Garden
  • New York Families for Autistic Children (NYFAC)
  • Queens Community House
  • Queens Farm Museum
  • Queens Historical Society
  • Queens Library Foundation
  • Queens Museum of Art
  • Queens Symphony
  • Queens Zoo
  • St. Albans Veteran’s Hospital
  • St. Mary’s Pediatric Healthcare System
  • Songs of Love Foundation
  • The Theresa Paplin School
  • Venture House
  • Where There’s A Need Inc.

Additional Recipients of Club Philanthropic Efforts:

  • Briarwood Family Shelter
  • The Community House
  • Heartshare Human Services of New York
  • The Hispanic Society of America
  • The Kew-Forest School Bell Choir
  • Little Sisters of the Poor
  • Long Island Federation of Women’s Clubs Scholarship Fund
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art – Musical Instrument Department
  • New York Cares
  • Operation Gratitude
  • PS 89 and PS 223 – school library donations
  • Queens Botanical Garden
  • Queens Las Americas Lions Club, Lions Club International
  • Salvation Army Briarwood Family Residence
  • Save the Children Foundation
  • Walter Reed Hospital

The Women’s Club of Forest Hills Community Service Awards

are awarded to young women from the following schools, who have shown commitment, leadership and community service:

  • Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Academy
  • Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Catholic Academy
  • PS 99
  • PS 101
  • PS 144
  • PS 157 (Halsey)
  • PS 174
  • PS 190 (Russell Sage)
  • PS 196
  • The Kew-Forest School