2013 Burke Award

Wed, June 12, 2013
6:00 pm 10:00 pm

The leadership of Burke Rehabilitation Hospital and Medical Research Institute is pleased to announce that our annual Burke Award Dinnerwill be held on Wednesday, June 12, from 6 to 10 p.m., at the Westchester Country Club in Rye, New York.

We will be presenting our prestigious Burke Award to:

  • Harry Carson, Former NY Giant & NFL Hall of Famer
  • Marc Tesler, Retired Venture Capitalist & 
    Chairman of the Advisory Committee for the Restorative Neurological Clinic at Burke.
  • George D. Yancopoulos, M.D., Ph.D., Founding Scientist and President, Regeneron Laboratories; and Chief Scientific Officer, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

The Burke Award Dinner is our premiere fundraiser. The proceeds from this event support the shared goals of the Hospital and Research Institute to provide outstanding rehabilitative care to all patients suffering from disabling illnesses and injuries while simultaneously working to develop new treatments to help countless patients regain their health and rebuild their lives.

If you would like to become a sponsor, please review our Sponsorship Packages and contact Colleen Borrelli, Director of Foundation, Corporate and Government Relations, at (914) 597-2849 or at

If you would like to donate items for our Silent Auction, please download our Silent Auction Donation Form and contact Allison Galligan at 
(914) 597-2222 or at

If you would like to purchase tickets for the event:

  • Single tickets are $250; 
  • Table of 8 is $2,000;
  • Table of 10 is $2,500; and
  • Table of 12 is $3,000.

For individual ticket or table reservations, please call the Burke Development department at (914) 597-2222.

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