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Announcing the 2012 GOBY Award Honorees


March 7, 2012
Crowne Plaza, Albany, NY
5:30pm – Reception  /  7:00pm – Awards Ceremony

The Stakeholders is Proud to Announce Our 2012 Honorees: 

  • Rumors Salon & Spa – The Heart of Business Award
  • KeyBank – Outstanding Company Service Project Award
  • City of Albany’s Office of Energy & Sustainability – Building Sustainable Communities Award
  • Julie Massry Knox – Young Philanthropist Award
  • Jeffrey Mirel – Arts Ambassador Award
  • Michael Guidice – Civic Engagement & Advocacy Award
  • Sandra Fox – Volunteer Spirit Award
  • Debra Perez – Community Mentorship Award
  • Susan Rivers & Jackie Watsky, Art de Cure – Stakeholders Founders Award

Honorary Committee Form (download the pdf)

GOBY Ticket Options

  • $85 – General Admission $85
  • $125 – Honorary Committee, which includes a listing on the invitation and program book
  • $600 – Block of 8 Tickets (Individuals who are attending the GOBYs under a ticket block should check in at the registration desk under the name of the individual who purchased the block)

Purchase online tickets below!

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Sponsorships Available for 2012 GOBY Awards

The Stakeholders is throwing a grand party celebrating the best in volunteerism in New York's Capital Region! The 2nd Annual Get on Board Volunteer Awards ceremony - a.k.a. the GOBYs - takes place Wednesday, March 7, 2012 at The Crowne Plaza in Albany. The event will raise funds for Stakeholders programs and services while recognizing those who are giving above and beyond to our community. Come celebrate some of the Capital Region's best with an "Oscars Style" award show…without the boring acceptance speeches! Enjoy a Blue Carpet Pre-party and a fast-paced show with great musical performances.

Consider becoming a sponsor of the GOBYs today at one of the following levels:
$500 Sponsor     $1,500 Sponsor     $3,000 Sponsor     $5,000 Sponsor

View the 2012 Honorees & Purchase Honorary Committee or Event Tickets

We look forward to seeing you at the 2012 GOBY Awards!

The Stakeholders, Inc., Designated as a New York State Regional Volunteer Center

For Immediate Release
September 28, 2011

Catherine Hedgeman, President & CEO
518-573-3108, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

The Stakeholders, Inc., Designated as a New York State Regional Volunteer Center and a HandsOn Network Affiliate of the Points of Light Institute
Celebration Planned for October 19 at The Stakeholders’ New Albany Office

Albany, N.Y. 9/28/11— The Stakeholders, Inc., announced today that the organization has been designated as a Regional Volunteer Center (RVC) by the New York State Commission on National & Community Service. The Stakeholders is one of 10 organizations tapped to operate RVCs in defined regions across the state. The Stakeholders’ region is comprised of eight eastern New York counties: Albany, Schenectady, Rennselaer, Saratoga, Columbia, Greene, Washington and Warren.


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Who are The Stakeholders?

The Stakeholders is a non-profit organization founded on the belief that people are key to the sustainability of New York’s Capital Region…people like you! We seek to retain and attract residents, workers and visitors and foster regional pride by connecting individuals with area resources and providing enrichment through our programming on:

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