A Culinary Haven's Generosity Recognized with Plaques and Gratitude
In a heartwarming display of appreciation, Nolan's on Canandaigua Lake, a local culinary gem, received plaques from the Cobblestone Arts Center, expressing deep gratitude for their unwavering support of Cobblestone's arts day hab programming. Owner Nick Violas and head chef John Palmeri were honored during a special visit by a small group of students and Shane Fackelman, the Director of Development at Cobblestone Arts Center, in a touching tribute acknowledging their outstanding support throughout the year 2023.
Nolan's on Canandaigua Lake has been a steadfast ally of Cobblestone Arts Center, consistently demonstrating a commitment to the community and a passion for fostering artistic endeavors. The plaques presented to Nick Violas and John Palmeri symbolize the center's appreciation for their exceptional contributions to the success of the arts day hab programming.
The visit, orchestrated as a surprise by Cobblestone Arts Center, unfolded with heartfelt expressions of thanks from the students who directly benefit from the programs. Director of Development Shane Fackelman commended Nolan's for their continuous dedication to making a positive impact on the lives of those involved in the arts day hab initiatives.
"Nolan's on Canandaigua Lake has been an invaluable partner to Cobblestone Arts Center, consistently going above and beyond to support our programs," remarked Fackelman. "This visit is a small token of our immense gratitude for their generosity, and we are proud to acknowledge Nick Violas and John Palmeri for their role in enhancing the lives of our students."
Nolan's extensive history of support includes being a long-time sponsor of events and a key contributor to the community. Their most recent gesture involved donating all the food for the Spaghetti Dinner fundraiser held in October 2023, which significantly contributed to the success of the event and the fundraising goals of Cobblestone Arts Center.
Owner Nick Violas expressed his appreciation for the recognition, emphasizing the restaurant's commitment to giving back to the community.
As plaques were presented and gratitude was shared, the event served as a reminder of the positive impact that collaboration between local businesses and community organizations can have. Nolan's on Canandaigua Lake stands as a shining example of how businesses can contribute to the enrichment of the community, leaving a lasting imprint on the lives of those they support through their philanthropy and commitment to the arts.