Our Support of the Community
Swagelok Albany | Connecticut is proud to support the community by promoting education, health, and youth leadership development programs.
July 17 -- Tommy Selfridge, Brad Taylor, and their foursomes participated in the Tech Valley Charity Golf Tournament to benefit Make-A-Wish and other not-for-profits at the beautiful Saratoga National Golf Club in Saratoga Spring, NY. Because of the torrential downpour (0.9" of rain in 25 minutes), Tommy and Brad could play only 9 holes, but the event was successful in raising $120K. Swagelok Albany | Connecticut was the reception sponsor.
June 11 – Dave Galli (far left), Pat Duffy (far right), and customers participated in the Lea's Foundation golf tournament at the Glastonbury Hills Country Club in South Glastonbury, CT. There were 321 golfers. Swagelok Albany | Connecticut was a sponsor.
"We had a great time!" Dave Galli, Business Development Manager said. "The weather was a monsoon in the morning but by start time the sun was out and all was good. Lea's Foundation has provided over $7M in charitable donations to organizations like St. Francis Hospital, The CT Leukemia Society, and for families who need financial assistance while their children are treated for blood disorders. It's uplifting to know Swagelok Albany | Connecticut is affiliated with a worthwhile organization.”
"Our customers had a great time and would like to come back again next year,” Pat Duffy, Business Development Manager said. "Everyone on the team contributed, whether it be a long drive, a close chip, or a great putt. Swagelok Albany | Connecticut, along with other sponsors, was proudly displayed on the first tee and 3 additional tee boxes. The customers were honored to be invited and thankful to be able to contribute to a worthy cause.”
May 11 -- Team Swagelok participated in the JDRF One Walk in support of the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation at the Great Escape, Queensbury, NY. Swagelok Albany | Connecticut was a sponsor. JDRF is passionate about turning Type One into Type None.
Feb. 28 -- Delcy Fox particicpated in the "Warmth of Winter" event, in support of Colonie Senior Service Centers, at Wolferts Roost Country Club, Albany, NY; Swagelok Albany | Connecticut was a sponsor. Proceeds from the event will assist 200+ seniors in defraying the cost of heating their homes and in repairing and maintaining their heating systems.
Feb. 9 -- Dave Galli attended the Valentine's Ball to benefit the Lea's Foundation for Leukemia Research in Simsbury, CT. This event marked the 25th Anniversary Lea's Foundation, which has raised over $7 million to date. The Foundation's mission is to provide funds for clinical research for children with hematologic malignancies at CT Children' Medical Center and Yale New Haven Children's Medical Center.