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10th Annual BULA Cocktail Party

Just this month, BULA held its 10th annual backyard fundraiser – The BULA Cocktail Party.  At its founding in 2007, this fundraiser served as the catalyst to BULA’s later success, becoming the pillar of BULA’s funding strategy.  Each passing year, it also serves as an opportunity for those committed to BULA’s work to get together and reflect on the years’ accomplishments.  Needless to say, it was a remarkable feeling to put on this event for the 10th time. Just as in years past, the generosity of BULA’s founding community flooded the event.  Scores of businesses donated raffle prizes, food, and drink.  Whilst enjoying those donated goods and the beautiful evening,...

10 Mile Run Check Ceremony

We are so grateful for the generous support from Greater Long Island Running Club, Sayville Running Company, and Blue Point Brewing Co.  In February, we received a generous donation from the proceeds of the 10 Mile Run to the Brewery held in January.   Local officials honored us with their presence at the ceremony including: Brookhaven Town Councilmen Neil Foley and Michael A. Loguercio, Jr., Islip Town Councilwoman Kate Mullen, Village of Patchogue Special Events Consultant Bill Hilton and Village of Patchogue Director of Parks and Recreation Maria Giustzia.  Sending our greatest appreciation to the Patchogue community and beyond!...

The 10 Mile Run to the Brewery, Jan. 16, 2016

For the sixth year in a row, the Blue Point Brewery hosted Sayville Running Company’s 10 Mile run to the Brewery – raising funds for BULA, Patchogue Medford Youth and Community Services, and a local food pantry. This year, over 1300 runners completed the race in what was unexpectedly delightful weather. Hundreds of volunteers managed the course, directed parking, served food, kept the after party tents clean, and helped keep the event running smoothly. The race organizers did yet another outstanding job in putting on the most desirable race on the island. Race Director, Ric DiVeglio, made sure every detail of the race from set up to take down was...