Contact: Jack Meehan
  Director of Sales & Marketing  
  Doral Arrowwood  
  Anderson Hill Road  
  Rye Brook, NY 10573  
  Phone: (914) 935-6622  
  Fax: (914) 323-5500  
  E-mail: jmeehan@doralarrowwood.com  

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Westchester Lends a Helping Hand to WTC Rescue Workers

Rye Brook, NY, October 3, 2001: Doral Arrowwood Conference Resort is putting its facility to a unique use this weekend by hosting the World Trade Center Critical Incident Stress Management Support Services Team's program for fire fighters, police officers, mental health professionals and emergency medical technicians who have been affected by the twin towers tragedy. 125 people are expected to attend this conference, which is aimed at keeping these important workers in service and minimizing long-term stress reactions to this tragedy. Doral Arrowwood is supplying the group with a number of meeting rooms and lunch in a private, distraction-free environment.

"We are so pleased to have this chance to support this group's efforts to help the rescue workers of the World Trade Center disaster, said Doral Arrowwood's General Manager, Joe Crimmins." "Everyone wishes they could be of assistance in some way, and getting this opportunity to give a portion of our conference facility and some nourishment for the good of these tireless individuals, makes us feel like we have made some small contribution towards their efforts."

Located on 114 acres in Westchester County, Doral Arrowwood is a 374-room conference resort which is nationally recognized for offering state-of-the-art meeting facilities, a full range of audio/visual equipment including web and video conferencing and award-winning professional meeting planners, conference services staff and on-site technicians. Other amenities include an extensive fitness facility, four distinctive restaurants, luxurious private catering facilities and a Robert Von-Hagge-designed golf course.

For further information about Doral Arrowwood, please call 914/935-5500. Doral Arrowwood can be found on the internet : www.doralarrowwood.com.