East End Financial Group News and Events

For us, there is no greater reward than being able to give back, and truly be a part of the East End Community that we call home. As such, we remain actively involved in community, social and philanthropic events and invite you to stay up to date with us.


  • Gwen L. Kosinski Brain Tumor Foundation: News and Upcoming Events

    • The 18th Annual GLK Golf Outing will be held on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at the beautiful Noyac Golf Club in Sag Harbor.

    • The GLK Foundation has funded $10,000 in 2019 scholarships this year to Pierson High School in Sag Harbor, NY.  This years scholarship was awarded to Emily Hallock and Phoebe Miller, they will both be pursuing a college major in the medical field for the 2019-20 school year. 

    • On Tuesday, September 11th, 2018 we hosted the 17th Annual Gwen L. Kosinski Memorial Golf Tournament at Noyac Golf Club in Sag Harbor. This year’s outing was a huge success. With the proceeds of the outing we will continue to fund brain tumor research at Cedars Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles and Memorial-Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York.  Thank you to all who supported this year’s event.  Mark your calendar for next year’s outing at Noyac Golf Club on September 10, 2019.

    • The GLK Foundation raised an additional $50,000 in 2017, and donated $45,000 to Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center to fund research towards finding a cure for brain tumors and the balance to college scholarships.  Since inception, $535,000 has been distributed in Grants and Scholarships!

    • For more information visit the GLK website

    • Help support The GLK Foundation by shopping Amazon Smile.


  • EEFG Community News

    • The East End Financial Group has awarded $4,250 to eleven local high school seniors with our 5th Annual Fire District Scholarship Program.  The awards were given to students in local fire districts who demonstrated outstanding extra-curricular achievement along with service to the community.

    • Annmarie Zilnicki as Chairperson of the Riverhead Rotary Scholarship Committee, recently awarded $39,500 in scholarships to High School Seniors in the Riverhead Central School District.

    • Mark Poitras was recently awarded by the Town of Southampton Emergency Medical Service Advisory Committee with the Nancy Makson EMS Award of Excellence and the Ralph Oswald Distinction for Inspirational Leadership. This was an extremely distinctive honor to receive both awards!

    • Jeff Connolly was just elected to the Mattituck-Cutchogue School Board. Our congratulations to Jeff!

    • Connie Tobin is the new President of the Southold Junior/Senior Athletic Association. Congratulations Connie!

    • Ernie Vorpahl continues his involvement with the Kendall Madison Foundation.The Foundation gives an annual 4 year scholarship to the most well rounded male and female student-athlete in the East Hampton school district.  They also fund endeavors to enhance the overall student-athlete experience.  Most recently it funded a trip to the 9/11 Memorial for East Hampton’s Junior class.

    • East End Financial Group continues to support World T.E.A.M. Sports Face of America annual ride for wounded and disabled men and women who have served our nation. The 110 mile ride starts from the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia to the historic Civil War battlefields of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.

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2. Note that unless noted all figures represent total rates of return, measuring both price changes and reinvested dividends, supplied by Morningstar.