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RCHS Gala 2019

  • Franklin Plaza Ballroom 4 4th Street Troy, NY 12180 USA (map)

The Hart-Cluett Award

Each year the RCHS Gala honors an individual or a group with the Hart-Cluett Award. In 2019, the honor goes to Michael Nofal.

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Michael Nofal is a community leader in Rensselaer County and the greater Capital Region. His timeless efforts on behalf of cultural and community organizations has benefited thousands. For these reasons and more, Michael is this year’s recipient of the Hart-Cluett Award.

For tickets:

As we are close to being sold out for this event, please contact Melissa via email:, or call 518-272-7232 x 11 to inquire about tickets.

Many thanks to this year’s Gala Sponsors:

Archivist Level:

Prestige Services

Historian Level:

Bouchey Financial Group, Ltd.

Capital Region Living Magazine

Fearless Studios

Massry Charitable Foundation

Rensselaer County IDA

Curator Level:

Judge Development Corp.

Researcher Level:

Cannon Heyman & Weiss, LLP

F. Downs Cawley

E. Stewart Jones Hacker Murphy, LLP

Lori Schindler Real Estate Team At Howard Hanna

Pioneer Bank

Vicina – Modern Urban Flats

Earlier Event: September 17
2019 Annual Members Meeting & Exhibit Opening
Later Event: September 21
School Days in Troy!