SOMERS, N.Y. - The Somers Education Foundation recognized three volunteers at its annual Blackjack Ball fundraiser on Saturday: Sherri Donovan, Carol Haber-Cohen and Chris Swee.

The fundraiser was held at Villa Barone Hilltop Manor in Mahopac. There was casino gaming, dinner, cocktails, dancing an auction and more. SEF President Glenn Hintze described the evening as very successful and well-attended with more than 125 sponsors, advertisers and donors.

The all-volunteer Somers Education Foundation, started in 1994, has funded more than $1.2 million in educational grants and scholarships.

All photos by Tabitha Pearson Marshall