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    Children’s Home To Host Annual Open Your Heart Cocktail Concert April 11

    Award Winning Composer, Lyricist and Producer Neil Berg to Perform

    POUGHKEEPSIE, NY – On April 11, 2019, the Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie will host their 7th annual Open Your Heart Cocktail Concert. This year’s event will be held at The Grandview, in Poughkeepsie, NY from 6 – 9 pm.

    This wonderful evening begins with a cocktail party featuring delicious hors d’oeuvres and an open bar. The evening continues with a 45-minute musical performance, seated dessert and champagne. Award winning composer, lyricist and producer Neil Bergwill bring brilliantly revived arrangements of Broadway classics as well as thrilling numbers from Broadway’s newest hit shows to the stage for a performance you don’t want to miss.

    Event sponsor is Rose & Kiernan, Inc. For more than 145 years Rose & Kiernan has been a leading general insurance agency in the North East, highly regarded for both their insurance expertise and community involvement. Visit them at

    Additional sponsors to date include; Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corp., Chazen Companies, The Children’s Medical Group, Consigli Construction Co., Inc., Health Quest, KeyBank NA, Marshall & Sterling Insurance, Rhinebeck Bank, Servpro of Western Dutchess County, Small World Wealth Management/Joseph Small – Northwestern Mutual, Ulster Savings Bank, Van DeWater & Van DeWater, LLP, Dr. Peter and Mrs. Cathy Varunok, Veith Electric, Wendy’s (Poughkeepsie), Williams Lumber & Home Centers.

    Proceeds from this event are used to support the mission and programs of the Children’s Home in providing a safe and nurturing environment that improves lives and empowers at-risk children and families in the Hudson Valley and surrounding communities.

    Reservations are now being accepted. Sponsorship opportunities are available. Visit for all the details. For questions about the event, please contact Erin Cafarelli at 845-452-1420, ext.177 or email.