NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- On Tuesday, October 14, 2014 New Rochelle resident John A. Verni will be recognized as “Man Of The Year” by the Boys & Girls Club of New Rochelle. This recognition will take place during the organization’s 52nd Annual Golf Outing & Tennis Challenge at Wykagyl Country Club. This award is presented to Mr. Verni for his commitment to professional excellence and steadfast support of charitable organizations that benefit the community at large.
John A. Verni, Esq. is a partner at Verco Properties LLC, a real estate investment, redevelopment and management company located in Mamaroneck, New York. The firm owns and restores select properties throughout New York City and Westchester County. The renovation of the historic Mamaroneck Train Station is one example of the company’s highly quality projects. Happily married to his wife, Karina and proud father of four (John Jr., Marielle, Paul and Charlie), Mr. Verni is a former Westchester County Assistant District Attorney and prominent member of the community. The organizations he and his family support include: Iona Preparatory; New Rochelle Youth Court; WVOX Community Radio; S.T.O.P. (School Transportation Organization of Parents); Pelham Picture House ; C.L.A.S.$. (Citizens Lobbying and Advocating for School $$$); Save the Armory ; Save the Delancey House; Forest Heights Neighborhood Association ; Holy Family CYO; New Rochelle Little League; LMC-TV; Mamaroneck Historical Society; Flood Mitigation Advisory Committee and At Home on the Sound.
“Mr. Verni is prominent businessman, well respected community leader and philanthropist.” “It’s an absolute honor to recognize him for all he does to benefit the Sound Shore community,” says Quay Watkins, Boys & Girls Club of New Rochelle Executive Director.
The Boys & Girls Club of New Rochelle’s 52nd Annual Golf Outing and Tennis Challenge is co-chaired by Mr. Bruce Daniele and Mr. Lloyd Robinson. This year’s event offers a barbeque style luncheon, 12 pm shotgun start, gift for each participant and dinner reception complete with award presentations for top players. Individual golf tickets are $450. The cost per golf foursome is $1,800 and the fee for individual tennis challenge participants is $175. A limited number of sponsorship opportunities and journal advertising options are available for purchase by calling the Club’s Development Department at (914) 235-3736.
The Boys & Girls Club of New Rochelle is a nonprofit organization dedicated to serving the youth of the community. By providing a safe place to learn and grow, as well as life enhancing programs and character developing experiences; the club strives to enable all members, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens.