Swiss Society of New York Newsletter

New York, August 2019

Dear Members, Friends and Sponsors of the Swiss Society of New York,

I am happy to report to you that the SSNY Leadership Team has successfully completed its first year under the new organizational structure and has been re-elected at the Annual Meeting on June 25th to serve you for another year! Thank you for your confidence in the Leadership Team and for your continued support! Let me also add a big THANK YOU to our sponsors - without their generous support the SSNY would not be able...

 

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Swiss National Day – July 27, 2019

Swiss National Day, the day everybody eats raclette and says: “I eat raclette and it is summer!” We were lucky this year with the weather since the real heat wave passed a week before and for once it only stormed days before the event and not hours. The prior storm was still large enough to […]

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Moving Forward Conference NYC – May 30, 2019

In May, we proudly partnered with the “Moving Forward”, a unique conference on ideas, tech and innovation with more than 500 attendees. The conference took place in Metropolitan West and brought together executives, tech founders, startups and industry leaders.

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Swiss Kids Saturdays – June 1, July 6, August 3 Central Park

We are having a nice group of families show up at our Swiss Kids Saturday! It is a great opportunity to see close friends, make new ones and spend time with our children in Central Park. We hope to see more of you next month. Look out for event details via e-mail and on our […]

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Film Screening “Father Unknown” – June 13, 2019

A private screening of the award-winning film “Father Unknown” was held at the prestigious Core Club in Manhattan. With its intimate setting and the main cast, director and producer in attendance, the audience engaged in an open and emotional discussion. The story brought audience along for a ride on a deep and powerful journey, inspiring […]

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SSNY Annual Meeting – June 25, 2019

Around 70 of our members attended our Annual Meeting for the fiscal year 2018-2019. The Leadership Team under the new structure was happy to report a successful first year in office. Our members in attendance unanimously (re-)elected the proposed slate of twelve Leadership Team members for another term (Daniel Schaufelberger, President; Samira Ghanadyan, VP Events […]

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2019 SSNY Fellowship Prize, Nico Hischier and Mirco Müller of the New Jersey Devils, Grant $20,000 to the Children’s Specialized Hospital Foundation

On behalf of the 2019 Swiss Society of New York Fellowship prize award, Nico Hischier and Mirco Mueller of the New Jersey Devils, a $20,000 donation has been made to the Children’s Specialized Hospital Foundation. The funds from the grant will go to the hospital’s Benefit Fund. Each year, Children’s Specialized Hospital treats hundreds of […]

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Fondue Night – March 2019

The Swiss Society of New York held its Annual Fondue Dinner at the La Bonne Soupe Bistro. It was yet another memorable event and SOLD OUT! Thank you to all our friends who joined us.

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Swiss Ball 2019 – Guests of Honor Nico Hischier and Mirco Mueller

The Swiss Society of New York recognized Nico Hischier and Mirco Mueller, two young, top talented Swiss NHL Hockey players of the NJ Devils on Saturday, February 9, 2019. The Swiss Ball, the Swiss Society’s annual fundraiser, was held under the Patronage of Ambassador Markus Börlin, Consul General of Switzerland in New York, at the […]

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Business Networking Cocktail Reception, September 5th, 2018

The first Business Networking Cocktail Reception was held at a rooftop penthouse with gorgeous views of Manhattan in September. We are proud to have brought together an amazing group of 85 individuals from different backgrounds with one common goal: to expand their Swiss-American business and social network. This sold out event was a great success […]

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Swiss National Day, July 28th, 2018

This year’s Swiss National Day took place at Studio Square Beer garden in Long Island City on July 28, 2018. We had about 850 people attending a great party organized under the leadership of the Swiss Society of New York and under the patronage of the Swiss Consulate and supported by the Swiss Benevolent Society, […]

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Swiss National Day, July 28th, 2018

This year’s Swiss National Day took place at Studio Square Beer garden in Long Island City on July 28, 2018. We had about 850 people attending a great party organized under the leadership of the Swiss Society of New York and under the patronage of the Swiss Consulate and supported by the Swiss Benevolent Society, […]

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