Teresa House | A Comfort Care Home in Geneseo, NY 14454


All proceeds from these events go directly to Teresa House. Please contact Denise Bentley (dbentley@teresahouse.org) if you would like to sponsor a new event or volunteer and help support any of these events.

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12th Annual Comfort Care Walk will be held on Saturday, September 16, 2017. Registration starts at 9:00 am in Geneseo, location to be announced. The Walk begins at 10:00 am. Click HERE for the Registration Form or contact Teresa House for more details.

Quilt Raffle - continuing throughout the summer and fall. A beautiful with lots of interesting fabrics that make this quilt shout to be displayed! (75 1/2-Inch x 83-Inch) Designed & donated by Alice Dunn from Lakeville NY. Tickets will be available at the Geneseo Rotary Summer Festival, the Avon Rotary Corn Festival, and at Teresa House (21 Highland Rd., Geneseo, NY 14454). Ticket prices are $1.00 per ticket or $5.00 for 6 tickets. Drawing is scheduled for Oct. 31, 2017. Click HERE to view this quilt. To view a slide show of our quilts over the years, click HERE.

Angel Tree - Donate an Angel ornament for our Angel Tree to benefit Teresa House, a comfort care home in Geneseo. The Angels will be on display from December 4, 2017 to January 6, 2018 at 21 Highland Road, Geneseo, NY. Click HERE to order yours.

Past Events

The 10th Annual Motorcycle/Dice Run (also the 3rd Annual "Linda Turner Memorial Dice Run") to benefit Teresa House was held on August 27, 2017. Teresa House would like to thank our organizers, hosts, sponsors, prize donors, food donors, volunteers & participants!! We greatly appreciate everyone's continued support!! Linda was certainly smiling down on us with joy and happiness!! Click HERE for some photos of the event. Click HERE to see our sponsor/donor listing.

The Teresa House Wine & Nine Golf Event was held on Saturday, July 22, 2017. Thanks to the Lima Golf & Country Club for hosting us. Many thanks to Denise Bentley and the Golf Committee for organizing this event. It was a wonderful day! We enjoyed steel drum music by Carol Rinere, Beer & Wine tastings by Dublin Corners Farm Brewery and Deer Run Winery, games and auctions. Over $1,000 was raised to benefit Teresa House. Thanks to everyone who participated & helped to make this event such a success. Click HERE for some photos7Dicehe event. Click HERE to see our sponsor/donor listing

The 10th Annual High Tea was held at the Livonia United Methodist Church on Saturday, March 11, 2017. We had a record crowd, despite the snowy weather. The attendees had fun decorating their tables and enjoyed a lovely afternoon with lots of food, and of course tea. There were several fun raffle prizes to take a chance on, and door prizes for lucky winners. The Bedford Circle Tea Society judged the decorated tables, and provided Certificates in several categories. We thank our new and returning guests for enjoying this day with us! Many thanks to Marty Heuer & Denise Bentley for organizing this event. Thank you to all who donated items, baked a delicious treat, or helped in the kitchen. Because of your help, we raised $2,125 to benefit Teresa House. Click HERE for some photos of the event.

Our Mardi Gras Party to benefit Teresa House was held on Saturday, February, 25th at the Historic Big Tree Inn (46 Main Street in Geneseo). We enjoyed music by the SUNY Geneseo Jazz Combo. Chef Mike prepared Delicious New Orleans style food for us! The Live Sweets Auction featured festive creations by The Cake Place, Lori’s Luscious Layers, Sweet Sarah’s, Sweet Momma B’s Bakery, Finger Lakes Cookie Company and more. Many silent auction items and mystery box prizes were donated by local businesses and included a Club pass to the Rochester Jazz Festival and a beautifully framed New Orleans Jazz poster (framing donated by Little Lakes Framing in Geneseo). Many thanks to Denise Bentley for organizing this fun & festive event!! Thanks to everyone who participated and made the Mardi Gras party such a success. We hope you will bring your friends and join us again next year! Click HERE to view some photos from this event. Click HERE for a list of the Sponsors for this event.

Congratulations to our 2016 Quilt Raffle Winner - Mary Thomas!! Many thanks to everyone who helped to make this year's raffle such a success. Special thanks to Caroline Milligan of Pavilion, NY who designed and donated this beautiful quilt. Over $1,315 was raised to benefit Teresa House. Click HERE to view this quilt.

The 12th Annual Comfort Care Walk took place on September 17, 2016. Over 375 walkers joined in the fun! Several teams participated including SUNY Geneseo Orchesis Club, SUNY Geneseo Athletic Dept., SUNY Geneseo Circle K, Livonia Varsity & JV Girl’s Soccer Teams, Geneseo Central Girl’s Varsity Soccer Team, and Team Bucky. With the support of all the teams and individual walkers, along with T-shirt sponsors, over $8,500 was raised to benefit Teresa House!! TRULY AMAZING!!!! Click HERE to view some photos from this event. Click HERE for more information.

The 9th Annual Motorcycle/Dice Run (also the 2nd Annual "Linda Turner Memorial Dice Run") to benefit Teresa House was held on August 28, 2016. Special thanks to the Conesus Lake Riders * Conesus Sportsman's Club for sponsoring & hosting this event. Many thanks to Jan Traugott and Denise Bentley our event coordinators. It was a beautiful day (Linda was smiling down on us!) We had ~100 riders who braved the heat. Click HERE to view some photos from this event. Click HERE to see our sponsor/donor listing.

The Teresa House Golf Tournament was held on Friday, August 5, 2016. Thanks to the Farview Golf Course in Avon, NY for hosting this event. Many thanks to Denise Bentley, Bob Schiltz and Craig Bolesky our event coordinators. Special thanks to the family of Clara Gayton for all of their continued support. It was a wonderful day & we all had a ball! Over $4,000 was raised to benefit Teresa House. Thanks to everyone who participated & helped to make this event such a success. We hope you will join us again next year!! Click HERE to view some photos from this event. Click HERE to see our sponsor/donor listing.

The 9th Annual High Tea was held at the Livonia United Methodist Church on March 5, 2016. It was a wonderful afternoon of tea, fellowship and great food... Many thanks to Marty Heuer & Denise Bentley for organizing this event. Thank you to all who donated items, baked a delicious treat, or helped out on Saturday, March 5th. The numbers are in, and we are pleased to report that the tea was a BIG success. Because of your help, we raised $1,632. for Teresa House. Click HERE to view some photos from the High Tea.

2015-2016 Angel Tree Many thanks to everyone who donated angels for this year’s Angel Tree. Over $1,340 was raised to benefit Teresa House. Click HERE for more Information.

The 11th Annual Comfort Care Walk took place on September 19, 2015. Many thanks to everyone who helped with this year’s walk!! We had an amazing turn out and the rain stopped just in time for the walk. Nearly 200 walkers joined in the fun! Several teams participated including SUNY Geneseo Orchesis Club, the Schiltz Team - John & Jayne Summers Foundation, SUNY Geneseo Athletic Dept., SUNY Geneseo Circle K, Team Bucky and Livingston County Sheriff’s 911. Special thanks to individual participant Carol Coyne who collected over $3,250 in sponsors. Many thanks to our co-chairs - Kristen & Meghan, all of our volunteers, sponsors, prize & food donors and walkers!! With the support of all the teams and individual walkers, along with T-shirt sponsors, over $16,800 was raised to benefit Teresa House!! TRULY AMAZING!!!! Click HERE for some photos of the event.

The 8th Annual Motorcycle/Dice Run (re-named the "Linda Turner Memorial Dice Run") to benefit Teresa House was held on August 23, 2015. Special thanks to the Conesus Lake Riders & Conesus Sportsman's Club for sponsoring & hosting this event. Many thanks to Jan Traugott and Scott Holmes our event coordinators. It was a beautiful day (Linda was smiling down on us!) We had ~157 riders - more than ever before!! Please click HERE to view some photos from this event.

The 8th Annual High Tea was held at the Livonia United Methodist Church on March 7, 2015. It was a wonderful afternoon of tea, fellowship and great food... Many thanks to Marty Heuer & Kate Kingsley for organizing this event. Thank you to all who donated items, baked a delicious treat, or helped out on Saturday, March 7th. The numbers are in, and we are pleased to report that the tea was a BIG success. Because of your help, we raised $1,762. for Teresa House. Click HERE to view some photos from the High Tea.