A Testimonial Dinner to honor New York State AOH President Timothy McSweeney is planned for Saturday, November 5, 2016 at the Hilton Albany, 40 Lodge Street, Albany. The dinner will also be the occasion for the presentation of the 2016 NYS AOH Burns-Hayes Award to James Kelly of Joseph Duelk Jr., AOH Division 1, Orange County.
James Kelly of Joseph Duelk Jr .Division 1 in Orange County will be presented with the Burns-Hayes Award at the President’s Testimonial Dinner to be held at the Hilton Albany on November 5, 2016. The award was announced at the NY State Spring Meeting held in East Durham on Saturday, April 30th. The Burns-Hayes Award was created to memorialize the contributions New York State Past Presidents John M. Burns and James F. Hayes The New York State Board presents the award biannually to a deserving member who exhibits true Hibernian values. The recipient must be resident of the State of New York and living at the time of voting. The nominee must be someone who espouses the causes and ideals of the Order. The award is the highest honor that the NY State Board can bestow.
Please see the dinner registration form for additional information. The RSVP deadline for the dinner is October 28th.