2014 Governor Hugh L. Carey Awards Gala

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Kevin Carey- Son of Governor Hugh Carey, Ryan Mahoney- Executive Director of the Irish American Heritage Museum, United States Congressman Paul Tonko, Edward Collins- Chair Emeritus of the Irish American Heritage Museum, 2014 Governor Hugh L. Carey Recipient William Kennedy, 2014 Governor Hugh L. Carey Award Recipient Sister Katherine Graber, RSM, Ambassador Consul General Barbara Jones, Jack Mulvey- Board Chair- Irish American Heritage Museum

The Irish American Heritage Museum held the 2014 Governor Hugh L. Carey Awards Gala on November 1st.  This years honorees were Pulitzer Prize winning author William Kennedy and Sister Katherine Graber, RSM, who accepted on behalf of the Religious Sisters of Mercy.  Also presented this night was the inaugural Edward S. Collins Award for Irish American Heritage to Edward Collins.  Thank you to our Honorary Co-Chairs Ambassador Consul General of Ireland Barbara Jones and Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan, as well as our Master of Ceremonies for the night, the Honorable Jerry Jennings.

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