Special Events

The Ellen Hermanson Foundation Summer Benefit - Back in Black

Saturday, August 28th at 6:30pm - 10pm

The event will take place outside of Hampton Racquet
(172 Buckskill Rd, East Hampton. NY 11937)

Proceeds of the fundraiser to benefit the Ellen Hermanson Breast Center
at Stony Brook Southampton Hospital and Ellen's Well support programs

 The Foundation is proud to honor Tovah Feldshuh, Broadway actress, singer and playwright and John Graham, Executive Director of Hampton Racquet for their extraordinary commitment to the East End. The event will feature entertainment and dancing by The Lynn Blue Band and cuisine prepared by Lan Cao, the owner and executive chef of V Cafe in New York City. Jean Shafiroff, noted philanthropist, is the Gala Chair, along with the Host Committee which includes The Ellen Hermanson Board of Directors, The Executive Director and Friends of the Foundation. Robert Altmann will be the Master of Ceremonies for the live auction.

Advanced registration and proof of covid vaccination or negative covid test required to attend. Please visit ellenhermanson.org to purchase gala tickets for Back in Black. Early bird tickets at $550 are available until August 14th. For more information and questions about sponsorship, contact info@ellensrun.org or 631-907-1950

About the Ellen Hermanson Foundation

The Ellen Hermanson Foundation is a committed to ensure access to state-of-the art breast health care and to empower people affected by cancer. Funds raised at the Back in Black Summer Benefit will underwrite state-of-the-art medical equipment and breast cancer screenings at the Ellen Hermanson Breast Center at Stony Brook Southampton Hospital and locations in Hampton Bays and East Hampton, where over 12,000 screenings were performed in 2019. Proceeds also benefit Ellen’s Well, a free psycho-social services program that provides support groups, transportation, bi-lingual/bi-cultural outreach, and emergency medical grants for breast cancer patients. No one is turned away from The Ellen Hermanson Breast Center for lack of insurance or inability to pay.

Back in Black


Southampton Hospital Foundation's Annual Golf Outing
Thursday, September 23, 2021
Maidstone Club

Title Sponsors

          Stantec        Turner        Vinoly

        Click for Sponsorship Form     

Please contact Christine Cassamassino with questions or call 631-283-4406


Ellen's 26th Annual Run

Sunday, August 15th starting at 9am

The 26th Annual Ellen’s Run Hybrid 5K will take place on Sunday, August 15th at the Southampton Intermediate School at 9am. For the in-person race please register at Ellensrun.org now until Saturday, August 14th at noon. There is no race day registration.

For the Virtual 5K run, the dates are August 15th through August 30th. Run or walk 3.1 miles anytime and anywhere. Registration for the virtual race closes on Monday August 30th at 11:59pm.Your gift with Registration for (in-person or virtual) is an Ellen’s Run Performance T-shirt, commemorative bib and finisher’s medal.

For Registration, sponsorships and more information go to EllenHermanson.org or call us at 631-907-1950.

*Stony Brook Southampton Hospital has already started a team for the run. If any staff member of the hospital will like to be a part of this team, you can find it and add your name by clicking “View Teams” when you register.*

Ellen's Run



Hamptons Summer Shop

Summer 2021 is right around the corner!
We are excited to be partnering with local businesses again
to support Stony Brook Southampton Hospital

Frances Valentine
Donating 10% of all sales on June 19th

Hampton Coffee
Donating 10% of all sales at the Southampton location on May 14th
Donating 10% of all sales at the East Hampton location from June 20th - 26th

Donating 15% of all sales at the Southampton location on July 31st

Donating 3% of all sales Memorial Day through Labor Day
20% Discount when you mention Hamptons Summer Shop!

Donating 1% of all sales June 18, 19 & 20, July 16, 17 & 18 and August 20, 21 & 22

Plain T
Donating 10% of all sales on July 14th and August 18th

Donating 10% of all sales on June 10th

For more information or to become a Summer Shop partner
please call 631-726-8700



Edie Windsor Healthcare Center

Unfortunately, due to COVID-19,
Edie's Backyard BBQ on Memorial Day Weekend
will not be going ahead in 2021

However, you can still support the new Edie Windsor Healthcare Center
in Hampton Bays, NY with a donation

The Edie Windsor Healthcare Center, opening in Spring 2021, will be the first and only
LGBTQ+ healthcare center on the South Fork, providing primary care and
other support specialties including HIV/AIDS services.

For more information on the Edie Windsor Healthcare Center,
please call 631-726-8700