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Benevolence

Benevolence Committee - is the custodian of the NHP Chamber fund a 501c3
Cheryl Fajardo
Co- Chair
PrePaid Ventures LTD
Sr. Vice President
Proud Member of the Greater New Hyde Park Chamber of Commerce since 2007.
President of the  Greater New Hyde Park Chamber of Commerce
Co-Chair of Benevolence Committee
Winner of the 2015 Greater New Hype Park Small Business Person of the YEAR.
Advisory Council for the Academy of Finance Program at New Hyde Park Memorial High School.
 
Richard DeMartino
Co-Chair
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 120
Past President NHP Chamber of Commerce
Commander VFW Post 120
Vice President Herricks Community Fund
Advisory Board Member - Academy of Finance NHP Memorial H.S.
Retired from the Banking Industry
 
Bianca O'Brien, CLF, CLTC, LUTCF
Member
New York Life Insurance Company (Bianca O'Brien)
Managing Partner
Christopher Vulpis
Member
Rosenblatt, Levittan, Vulpis, Goetz & Co.
Certified Public Accountant
Donna Pagano
Member
Traveling With Donna Inc.
Travel Specialist
2nd Vice President Greater New Hyde Park Chamber of Commerce
Co-Chair of the Ambassador Committee, Benevolence Committee
Edward Powers
Member
Stewart Manor-New Hyde Park GOP Committee
Executive Committeeman
Edward W. Powers, Executive Committeeman, Stewart Manor-New Hyde Park Republican Committee.   Proudly Supporting Our Outstanding Chamber for Decades.
Mark Laytin
Member
New York Metro ACT
Peter Caputo
Member
ERA Caputo Realty
Owner/Broker/Manager
Peter Caputo is an appraiser, a certified residential specialist (CRS), a certified residential broker (CRB) and understands residential and commercial real estate. He shares his knowledge with the agents and is also an accredited instructor in the field of Real Estate. After graduating with a Bachelors Degree in Education, Peter taught in the public school system and decided to go into the family business. Today his company is in the Top 100 company. 

Website: homesbypetercaputo.com
Ralph Ventura
Member
Retired / Experienced Senior Relationship Manager 
Treasurer of New Hyde Park Lions Club
Member of Benevolence Committee
Co-Chair NHP Chamber & NHP Lions Annual Charity Golf Outing
Executive Board Member Cerebral Palsy Association of Nassau County
Saveeta Barnes
Member
People's United Bank

Saveeta Barnes has been in the Financial Industry for over 20+ years. Her career began in NHP in the 90’s and is still serving the New Hyde Park Community even up to today. Presently, Mrs. Barnes is the Branch Manager, AVP of Peoples United Bank located in Garden City. As a dedicated member of Society, Saveeta Barnes currently holds two Executive Positions within the Greater New Hyde Park of Chamber as the 2nd Vice President and Secretary. She also serves as the Co-Chair for the Beautification Committee and Co-Chairs the Finance Committee.
 
Giving back to the Community and working in Retail has always been something Saveeta enjoys and takes pride in. She is well known within her industry as someone who delivers outstanding service and at the highest level of integrity.  

Let someone with the knowledge and expertise assist you with your banking needs. Saveeta can be reach at:  Saveeta.Barnes@peoples.com or call her at 516-281-3400. 

Smitha Lukose-Khan
Member
Flushing Bank
VP Branch Manager | New Hyde Park
Flushing Bank serves consumers, not-for-profits, businesses, professionals, corporate clients, and public entities by offering a full complement of deposit, loan, equipment finance, and cash management services through its banking offices located in Queens, Brooklyn, Manhattan, and on Long Island. As a leader in real estate lending, the Bank’s experienced lending teams create mortgage solutions for real estate owners and property managers.
At the heart of our community-based approach to banking relationships is the philosophy that we are “Small enough to know you. Large enough to help you.” We offer the products, services, and conveniences associated with large commercial banks combined with the personalized, relationship-based attention you would expect from a community bank. As a community-focused organization that has distinguished itself as a leader in serving multicultural neighborhoods, we are proud to sponsor cultural and charitable events throughout our markets.