• Scholarship Golf Tournament: Return to Bellevue – Friday, September 8

    Our 22nd Annual Scholarship Golf Tournament returns to Bellevue Country Club on Friday, September 8, 2017!

    Here is an outline of the schedule:

    11:30 a.m. Registration Opens
    11:30 a.m. Lunch catered by Phat Cat Food Truck
    12:30 p.m. Golf Shotgun Start
    4:30 p.m. Happy Hour
    5:30 p.m. Dinner and Awards

    All proceeds from this event support the SU Alumni Club of CNY’s Scholarship Fund, which provides scholarships for students from CNY who are attending SU.

    We hope you will join us!  You may register as an individual golfer ($140) or you may register as a foursome ($560).  You may also register as a foursome with a Team Sponsor ($650).  If you’re not a golfer, we hope you will join us for the cocktail hour and dinner ($50)!  Please complete our online registration form to sign up for any of these options.

    Questions? Please contact Jen Barclay at 617-413-5621 or

    If you’d like to register “off line,” you may complete and print the registration form and send it with a check payable to “SU Alumni Club of CNY” to:

    CNY Orange Scholarship Events
    c/o Jennifer Barclay
    3393 Stiles Road
    Syracuse, NY 13209

    If you or your business would like to be SPONSOR for our Tournament, please review the options below.  Please send a check payable to “SU Alumni Club of CNY” to the address above.  Here are the SPONSORSHIP options:

    Naming Sponsor ($2000): One sponsor at this level can name this year’s event! Imagine your name in the headline of all communications. Sponsor is granted four entries to the event.
    Platinum Sponsor ($700): Sponsorship at this level earns special recognition in all dinner and golf documentation and is granted four entries to the event.
    Team Sponsor ($650): Sponsorship provides recognition on a tee or green during golf, along with four entries to the event.  (You may use the online registration form linked above.)
    Cocktail Hour ($300): Sponsorship at this level provide the cocktail hour. Signage will be displayed during the hour along with one entry to the cocktail hour, dinner & auction.
    Tee or Green Sponsor ($100): Sponsors are recognized during the golf event with a signs placed at a tee or green and in event documents.
    Beverage Cart ($150): Sponsors are recognized during the golf event with signs placed on the beverage cart and in event documents.

    Questions? Please contact Jen Barclay at 617-413-5621 or


    Thanks to AXA for being a sponsor of our Golf Tournament.


  • Minnowbrook Weekend – August 4-6, 2017

    Join the SU Alumni Club of CNY for our Annual Minnowbrook Weekend, August 4-6, 2017, at Syracuse University’s Minnowbrook Conference Center in the Adirondacks. Our featured speaker is SU alum and nationally known folk artist, Warren Kimble ’57. Warren will talk about his art, community art and his SU experiences, he’ll also guide us in making our own “Kimble Art Project.” Enjoy the fabulous food, entertaining programs and good company, all on beautiful Blue Mountain Lake.  This amazing weekend includes 2 nights lodging at Minnowbrook (an Adirondack Great Camp), 6 delicious meals prepared by Minnowbrook’s gourmet chef, and 2 receptions. Refreshments are always available. We’ll gather on Friday afternoon before dinner and our weekend ends after lunch on Sunday.  The all-inclusive cost is $510/person for single occupancy and $455/person for double occupancy.  The cost for the “Kimble Art Project” will be an additional $25/person.  Please see the flyer and registration form for complete details.

    Reservation and Payment are due by Friday, June 30, 2017.  Refunds, minus a $100 handling fee, are possible only if requested before July 25, 2017.

     Please let us know if you have special dietary or accommodation needs, or if you’d like to carpoolPlease find directions to Minnowbrook here.

    To pay by credit card, contact Judy O’Rourke at

    To pay by check, send your reservation form and your check payable to “Syracuse University Alumni Club of CNY” to:

    Dawn Penniman
    74 Watertree Drive
    East Syracuse, NY 13057-1911

    Questions?  Please contact one of the following committee members:

    Dawn Penniman at 315.463.3032 or

    Kathleen Bradley at 315.676.4708 or

    Rosemaire Nelson at 315.391.2695 or

    Judy O’Rourke at 315-439-3352 or

  • Bill Leaf Memorial Kickball Tournament – Saturday, September 23

    The SU Alumni Club of CNY is hosting the 12th Annual Bill Leaf Memorial Kickball Tournament on Saturday, September 23, at the Syracuse Kickball Park on Rt. 57 in Liverpool starting at 9:30 a.m. This event seeks to raise awareness of the dangers of DWI while supporting two memorial scholarship funds: the Bill Leaf Fund at SU and the Samantha Reynolds Fund at Liverpool High School. Bill and Samantha were killed by drunk drivers in separate incidents in 2006 and 2008, respectively.

    The Kickball Tournament is a fun day for great causes. The cost is $26/person and includes a team T-shirt, breakfast, and lunch. The tournament is double elimination. We encourage you to pull together a team of friends, family, neighbors, or coworkers and enter the tournament. No kickball expertise is required! Only a positive attitude is necessary!

    Please see details and registration at or contact Brian Drake at or 315-529-7231 with any questions.