Award for Friends Honors Friends of Olmsted Beil House


Friends of Olmsted Beil House Wins Bright Future Award at Partnerships for Parks 25th Anniversary “It’s My Park” Awards!

Bright Futures Award
Image courtesy of Partnership for Parks.

Friends of Olmsted Beil House board members Felicity Beil, Paula Tramontano, Jenny Swadosh and William Bell accepting the “Bright Future” Award on February 26, 2020 at the Prince George Ballroom in Manhattan for the 25th Anniversary Partnerships for Parks Awards reception.   The awards program recognizes New York City park volunteers who have demonstrated exceptional leadership and commitment to their local parks through service, advocacy, and collaboration.


In photo, (L-R): Mitchell Silver (Commissioner for the New York City Parks Dept.), Sam Biedermann ( Assistant Commissioner for Community Outreach and Partnership Development), Stefanie Gutierrez (Partnership for Parks Staten Island Outreach Coordinator), Rashaun Mitchell (Parks & Recreation Manager), Felicity Beil, Lynda Ricciardone (Staten Island Parks Commissioner),  Jenny Swadosh, William E. Bell, Paula Tramontana, Sabina Saragoussi (Director of Partnership for Parks).