EVENTS

"Off to the Races" Kentucky Derby Party 2017

On May 6, 2017, Crossroads Springs Africa, Inc. hosted the organization’s third, annual Kentucky Derby Party. At Churchill Downs that day, the 143rd “Run for the Roses” took place. The CSA Gala, “Off to the Races,” took place at the Main House in Knox Farm State Park in East Aurora, NY from 4:30 until 9:00pm. The Kentucky Derby was broadcast live on big screen TV’s. Guests enjoyed mint-juleps, an open wine and beer bar, live music from Doug Yoemans and his blue grass band, raffles and a silent auction. The event was catered by Bravo. There was also be a “Best Hat Contest.”

All proceeds will benefit the Crossroads Springs Africa sponsored secondary students in Kenya. CSA President Alison Hyde, an East Aurora resident who is a co-founder of the organization, is grateful to be connected with the ever-widening circles of caring people who have joined together for the Kenyan students. Thank you to all those who joined in the festivities on May 6th and helped us celebrate the success of Crossroads Springs Africa’s amazing mission in Kenya.

Thank you to our sponsors, The Ghering Fund, MedicalPeople Staffing, Mentholatum, Oasis Web Development and the West Herr Automotive Group.