Mainetti Mainetti & O’Connor is one of the most well-known law
firms in the Hudson Valley. This is thanks not only to our work in fighting
for accident victims, but also for the work we do to make this area a
better place for everyone. People in our area know us for taking an active
interest in the well-being of the community. Our attorneys and staff can
regularly be found on the scene at local events, supporting worthy causes
and meeting people from all walks of life. This includes:
- Sponsoring fundraisers
- Hosting our booth at community events
- Making donations to charities
- Collecting gifts for holiday toy drives, and more
Supporting the Motorcycle Community
Our attorneys take a special interest in events which promote motorcycle
safety and where we can meet other riders who share our passion for the
open road. We are strong advocates of the rights of motorcyclists, and
many of our attorneys ride. We love spending time with other people who
enjoy the rich motorcycle culture in this area of the state.
Check back here regularly for updates about events that we will be sponsoring
or appearing at soon and make sure that you come out to meet us!
Annual Events We Sponsor
The annual Snowflake Festival is a winter extravaganza including various
holiday festivities, such as:
- Tree lighting ceremony
- Vists with Santa
- Ice sculpture shows
- Live music
- Shopping and dining
This highly popular event is organized by the Kingston Uptown Business
Association (KUBA) with support from various members of the local community.
Our firm looks forward to this occasion every year and hopes to be a supporter
for many years to come.
Fourth of July Fireworks Festival
The City of Kingston’s annual Fourth of July Fireworks Festival is
another public gathering that we regularly promote. In a collaboration
with the Kingston Waterfront, the local community puts on a spectacular
fireworks show in celebration of our nation’s independence, along
with live music and street vendors. This event is always a crowd pleaser
and is one of the highlights of summer.
Mainetti, Mainetti & O’Connor, P.C. has donated to the
Center for Spectrum Services (CSS) in an effort to help local children with Autism.
Deising’s Bakery, a longstanding local business, decided to throw a fundraiser for the
CSS in celebration of the bakery’s 50th anniversary.
The fundraiser, titled “Let Them Eat Cake” raised an impressive
amount of money for autism awareness. The event included live music, food,
face painting for kids, and 50 free cakes for the community’s enjoyment.
Mainetti, Mainetti & O’Connor, P.C. has made a generous donation
in support of the Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) for Children
of Ulster County. The group held its 6th annual “Spin-A-Thon” charity event on Sunday, November 15th, 2015 at the YMCA of Kingston & Ulster County. The event involved
friendly competition between the two gyms, with participants donating
$25.00 each to raise money and awareness against child neglegt and abuse.
CASA is a network of approximately 1,000 different community programs
that train and recruit volunteers to advocate on behalf of neglected children
in court. Our firm is proud to support this organization and hopes to
continue to be a donor for years to come.
Mainetti, Manietti & O’Connor has made a generous donation to
support Fred’s Team, an athletic program organized by the Memorial
Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. Fred’s Team members recently ran
in the TCS New York City Marathon, raising nearly $4,500 in support of
cancer research. It is an honor to be a part of such a noble cause, and
our firm looks to continue to support cancer research until a cure is found.
Join us on Sunday August 10th for the 25th anniversary Poker Run sponsored
by OCNY HOG. We’ll be on hand at 833 Union Avenue in New Windsor,
and we hope to see you there to enjoy a great time while supporting the
Big Brother, Big Sisters program. Brian’s Backyard Barbecue will
be providing food, and two bands will be performing live music to get
the party going!
Mainetti, Mainetti & O’Connor P.C. has recently sponsored the
Sixth Annual UlsterCorps Halloween Zombie Run! In this fun charity event,
participants run through the beautiful trails of Williams Lake in Rosendale
while dodging volunteers dressed as zombies along the way. Similarly to
flag football, if a “zombie” grabs the two flags that are
attached to a runner’s belt, they are “eaten” and out
of the race! In addition to being loads of fun, this event encourages
fitness and serves as a fundraising event for UlsterCorps, a volunteer
organization that encourages and collaborative work and community service.
Mainetti, Mainetti & O’Connor, P.C. has made a generous donation
to the PTSD/TBI Awareness Day hosted by the U.S. Military Vets. The event,
held on August 15th, 2015, raised money for military veterans and their families. Our firm
proudly supports the members of our military and will continue to sponsor
similar events in the future.
Mainetti, Mainetti & O’Connor, P.C. supported the Hudson Valley
Make-A-Wish Foundation’s “Ride 4 Wishes” fundraiser
held on October 3rd, 2015. The event involved a motorcycle ride alongside Paul Sr. of Orange
County Choppers and a bicycle ride for children. The Make-A-Wish Foundation
is a wonderful organization that grants wishes to children with life-threatening
medical conditions, bringing them joy and strength during their difficult
time. Our firm is honored to have been a part of this event!
Mainetti, Mainetti & O’Connor, P.C. recently sponsored the YMCA’s
“On Course For a Cause” Pro Am Golf Tournament. All proceeds
from the event went directly to the YMCA Scholarship Program, an initiative
to make the YMCA available to financially struggling families and their
children. The event involved an excellent day of golf, family fun, and
good company all united for an excellent cause.
On September 26, 2014, Mainetti, Mainetti & O'Connor sponsored
the Sporting Clays for Scouting Tournament, an event which was held to
benefit young people in the Hudson Valley. The tournament took place at
the Orvis Sandanona Shooting Grounds in Millbrook, and it was the sixth
year running for the event. Proceeds went to support the Rip Van Winkle
Council of Boy Scouts, an organization responsible for the scouting activities
for more than 2,000 children in the area.
In September of 2013, Mainetti, Mainetti & O'Connor helped to raise
funds for the JDRF Diabetes Foundation as part of the annual WPDH Roof-a-Thon.
It was the 28th anniversary of what has become a mainstay fundraiser in the Hudson Valley,
and this year it was held over the weekend of the 27th-29th. The funds went to support JDRF, the only international diabetes foundation
working with a long-range plan to bring an end to type 1 diabetes (T1D).
Mainetti, Mainetti & O'Connor sponsors a softball team which plays
in the Kingston Recreation men’s A division league. It’s a
great way to support sports and the recreation system in our community,
while also enjoying a great time and meeting new people.