The community is invited to be part of Hospice & Palliative Care of Westchester’s (HPCW) annual “Tree of Life.” Individuals may purchase a personalized gold star in memory or in honor of a loved one, to be placed on the “Tree of Life.” Any donation of $50 or more will receive a commemorative hand crafted porcelain ornament. Donors are invited to HPCW’s tree lighting reception. The evening will include entertainment by Manhattanville College’s elite pop vocal group, The Quintessentials. Proceeds benefit HPCW in its efforts to provide comfort, care and compassion to those facing a life-threatening illness. Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at The Hilton Westchester, 699 Westchester Avenue, Rye Brook, NY. 5:30p.m. – 7:00p.m. For more information or to make a reservation, call Holly K. Benedict at 914-682-1484 x 122.