LIAF Fashion Show to Spotlight Caregivers and Couture - Long Island Alzheimer's Foundation

LIAF Fashion Show to Spotlight Caregivers and Couture

For Immediate Release

Media Contact: Michelle Yadoo, Communications Coordinator
(516) 767-6856 ext. 20

March 26, 2017, Westbury, N.Y. – The Long Island Alzheimer’s Foundation (LIAF) will host their Women’s Luncheon and Fashion Show on Friday, April 20. The annual event not only raises awareness and funding for LIAF’s cutting-edge programs, but also recognizes women caregivers, as well as those suffering with Alzheimer’s disease.

Guests will be welcomed at the North Hempstead Country Club in Port Washington, where from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m., they will enjoy hors d’oeuvres, lunch and the latest fashions presented by Fox’s. Fashion-savvy vendors offering jewelry, fragrance and accessories will be on hand, along with an exciting selection of raffle items, including six exquisite grand raffles.

LIAF is pleased to announce that Rachel Dombrowsky, an innovator in the world of senior care for over 40 years, is this year’s honoree. Ms. Dombrowsky has spent 22 of those years spent as owner and operator of Oyster Bay Senior Campus, which includes Harbor House (assisted living for the memory impaired); Oyster Bay Manor (assisted living); and Brookville Home Care Agency.

LIAF’s Women’s Luncheon is a consistently popular event. Over 150 guests attended last year, and with tickets already going fast, attendance is expected to be even higher this year. To date, Harbor House and P & P Medicaid (Runway Sponsors) have pledged their support.

We would love for you to join us April 20! There are also other ways to show your support, including sponsorship and Digital Journal ad opportunities. For more information/registration, please visit or contact Christine Rice at 516-767-6856. Your involvement is greatly appreciated and is key to making a difference in the lives of Alzheimer’s families onLong Island!

Danielle Schivak

Danielle Schivak was among the volunteer models to rule the runway last year at LIAF’s Women’s Luncheon & Fashion Show.


About Long Island Alzheimer’s Foundation  

For 29 years, LIAF has been providing supportive community-based services to Alzheimer’s families on Long Island. LIAF offers critically needed social adult day programs for individuals facing Alzheimer’s disease, and related forms of dementia, and their caregivers. LIAF takes considerable pride in its pioneering role in the development of cutting edge services that foster the independence, dignity, well-being and safety of individuals with Alzheimer’s. LIAF recently moved to a new state-of-the-art center at 1025 Old Country Road in Westbury. The more central location will provide the opportunity to bring services and programs more easily to those who need them. For information call (516) 767-6856 or visit

About the Author Long Island Alzheimer's Foundation

At the Long Island Alzheimer’s Foundation (LIAF) our mission is to improve the quality of life for those living with Alzheimer’s disease and related forms of dementia, and their caregivers. We actively work to achieve this mission through research-based programming for all stages of Alzheimer’s, Caregiver Support Groups, in-home respite solutions, transportation options, and additional services.

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