Special Events

Join Our Annual Special Fundraisers
Help Support the Work of Samaritan Daytop Village

Gala Event Golf Event

Working with our business and community supporters, Samaritan Daytop Foundation annually hosts fundraisers to raise dollars to support the work of Samaritan Daytop Village. Our special events offer valuable sponsorship opportunities as well as auctions and raffles featuring donated prizes and experiences.



Annual Golf Invitational

Richmond County Country Club
Monday, August 16, 2021

2021 Hybrid Gala

Tribeca Rooftop & Streaming LIVE
Wednesday, October 13, 2021


  • Samaritan Daytop Foundation Gala

Our largest fundraiser of the year, our annual Gala places the spotlight on the people and programs who make good possible every day of the year. Over 300 people attend the Gala to honor individuals who share a commitment to good. Funds raised at the event translate into innovative programs, enhanced services, facility improvements and so much more for Samaritan Daytop Village's clients.

View videos of our past Annual Galas on our YouTube channel.

  • 2020 - Virtual Gala (complete broadcast) 

    Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we celebrated our annual fundraiser as a Virtual Gala on Wednesday, October 14, 2020. We highlighted the last 60 years of SDV and our Gala honorees included SterlingRisk President & CEO David Sterling, Actress Phylicia Rashad, and Host and Weatherman of NBC's TODAY, Al Roker.  "It's a Matter of the Heart, Needed Now More than Ever." Your support helps transform thousands of lives for the better. 

  • Annual Golf Fundraising Events
14th Annual Golf Invitational & Dinner

This year's Golf Invitational & Dinner will take place on August 16, 2021.

Hosted by Samaritan Daytop Village Board member Vincent F. Pitta, Esq., our Annual Golf Invitational & Dinner features a day of golf on the greens of the Richmond County Country Club in Staten Island. The dinner portion of the day includes awards, raffles, and a presentation to an honoree who is making a difference in the community. 

For information on how to purchase foursomes or sponsorship for this year's event, contact the Development Department.

Carmine's Cigars Golf Outing

Each year, Carmine's Cigars Tobacco Shop proudly partners with Samaritan Daytop Foundation to organize the annual Carmine's Cigars Golf Outing in Staten Island. The day features golf at the La Tourette Golf Course, a post-golf barbecue at Carmine's Cigars, raffle prizes, and (of course) cigars.

(Postponed for 2021)