BRI News

The BRI Raises $10K For Habitat For Humanity

(ARMONK, N.Y.) The Building & Realty Institute (BRI) announced that it has raised $10,000 for Habitat for Humanity: New York City and Westchester County as part of its annual Charity Golf Outing. The event was held on October 4, 2021 at Anglebrook Golf Club in Lincolndale, N.Y.

“Habitat NYC, an independent affiliate of Habitat for Humanity recently became our neighbors by expanding into Westchester and rebranding as Habitat NYC and Westchester, so we wanted to provide a very warm welcome to our new neighbors and partners,” said Tim Foley, CEO of the BRI. “Habitat’s mission has always been to transform lives and communities by building and preserving affordable homes with families in need, and by uniting all New Yorkers around the cause of affordable housing. The BRI share that same focus on building the housing we need and making it possible for more working families to call Westchester their home.”

The charity golf outing was a success with over 50 players, despite the intermittent drizzle. Others attendees joined for the cocktail and reception dinner, which began at 5:30 p.m. Attendees had the opportunity to participate in raffle drawings and win prizes, with all the proceeds going to Habitat for Humanity: New York City and Westchester County.

The event’s sponsors helped play a major role in the overall success. The list of generous sponsors included Levitt Fuirst Insurance. The Ferrara Management Group, Inc., Finger & Finger, Benchmark Title Agency, LLP, CClean.It, Garthchester Realty, Mackoul Risk Solutions, Robison Oil, Perfect Restoration Cleaning, Lashins Development Corp., DeRosa Builders, The Riddell Group, M1 Capital Corp., Stillman Realty Corp., Anker Realty, Fidelity National Title Insurance Services Co. of NY, P.B. Planners, Ltd., Scully Construction, Welby, Brady & Grenblatt, LLP, and Capital One Bank.

The BRI’s has already begun work on its next social event, a program on December 10, 2021 to commemorate the organization’s 75th anniversary.

The Building and Realty Institute of Westchester and the Mid-Hudson Region (BRI), based in Armonk, has more than 1,800 members in 14 counties of New York State, including home builders, commercial builders, renovators, property managing agents, co-op and condo boards, and owners of multifamily apartment buildings in many communities, as well as suppliers and service providers with a special focus on real estate. The BRI’s mission is to improve the relationships among builders and real estate business owners to the mutual advantage of the industry. For additional information, please visit


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