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April 30, 2008


Don't Wait For Your Rebate Check:
See If You Are Owed Some of NY's $8B In Unclaimed Funds at Events Statewide

New Yorkers can find out if they are owed some of the state’s $8 billion in unclaimed funds at events across the state in May, State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli announced today.

“New York has $8 billion in unclaimed fund accounts. We want to return this money to its rightful owners,” DiNapoli said. “The money belongs to New Yorkers. We want to give it back.”

Representatives from DiNapoli’s office will be on site at the events listed below to help New Yorkers find out if they are owed money. New Yorkers and others may also check for unclaimed funds at www.osc.state.ny.us or by calling toll free at 1-800-221-9311.

Date

Event

Location

County

Western NY

May 15-18

Lilac Festival

Highland Park, 171 Reservoir Ave. Rochester

Monroe

May 17-18

Bath Home Show

Steuben County Fairgrounds, Bath

Steuben

May 30 - Jun. 1

Hollywood Happening

West Main St., Gowanda

Cattaraugus

Central NY

May 3-4

Herkimer Business Show

Herkimer County Fairgrounds
Cemetery Hill Road & Route 5S Frankfort

Herkimer

May 23-25

General Clinton Regatta

General Clinton Park, Route 7 Bainbridge

Chenango

May 24-25

East Durham Irish Festival

The Michael J. Quill Irish Cultural & Sports Centre, 2119 Route 145, East Durham, NY

Greene

Eastern NY

May 10-11

Albany Tulip Festival

Washington Park, Lakehouse Albany

Albany

NYC & Long Island

May 1

Sen. Serphin Maltese’s Health Info Expo

64-34 Myrtle Ave., Glendale

Queens

May 1-3

Long Island Marathon Expo

The Mitchell Athletic Complex Eisenhower Park, East Meadow

Nassau

May 2

NYS Insurance Dept. Health Fair

Riverbank State Park, 145th St. & Riverside Dr., New York

New York

May 2-4

Hampton Home and Garden Show

Southampton Elks Lodge Fairgrounds, 605 County Road 39 Southampton

Suffolk

May 13

Encore Community Services

239 West 49th St., New York

New York

May 15

Queens Chamber of Commerce Business Day & Health Expo

Terrace on the Park, Corona

Queens

May 22

Hauppauge Industrial Association Business
Trade Show

Suffolk County Community College Sports & Exhibition Complex, 1001 Crooked Hill Rd., Brentwood, NY

Suffolk

May 30 Senator Frank Padavan’s Spring Senior Health & Info Expo Winchester Blvd., Bldg 4, CBU #29
Queens Village
Queens


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