2020 Dare To Be Different Sponsors | Honorary Committee | Donors

February 20, 2020

You will  ♥ Many thanks to our wonderful supporters 

Crossroads Center for Children’s 2020 DARE TO BE DIFFERENT Gala 

The support we receive from our amazingly generous community is going to make this year’s celebration a wonderful success for the school. 



Cindy & John Barkowski

Mr. Erich Haun & Ms. Danielle Parrotte

Shauna & Ray Zemken

Sari Medick

Congressman Paul D. Tonko

Hon. James E. Walsh & Assemblywoman Mary Beth Walsh

Dawn Montanye & James R. Booth

John T. McDonald III, Assembly Member

Wendy & Ira Whitman

Mary & Steve Oill



Carole and Gerhard Baule | GOLD Sponsor
Amy and Joe Bartholomew | GOLD Sponsor
Atlas Private Wealth Management | Silver Sponsor
Pioneer Bank | Silver Sponsor
Bellevue Builders Supply| Silver Sponsor
Carolyn Oill & Timothy Coates | Purple Sponsors
Donna & John Bienkowski | Purple Sponsors



5 Wits, Albany
Lake George Steamboat Company
Boscia’s Liquor Discount
Mountain Ridge Adventure Zipline Park
Vicki & Sid Ramotar
Gatherer’s Granola
Bella Vita Salon



Haun Welding Supply & Specialty Gases
Diane M. Marco, Rotterdam Town Clerk
FAGE USA Dairy Industry
Hair & Now Salon| Cara Izzo



MUSIC: This year, for the eleventh consecutive year, music and motivation will be magically delivered by DJ Zac Barr!  We can all be inspired by Zac’s huge heart and abundant generosity. Get ready to enjoy dancing and fun!

EMCEE: We are delighted that Heather Morrison from Spectrum News 9 will serve as emcee throughout the evening’s presentation! Get ready to understand just how very important your part in our mission is.

LIVE AUCTIONEER: Further, we are thrilled that LeGrande Serras will conduct our Live Auction for the second year!  Get ready to put your money where your heart is!

YOU are invited! Please celebrate with us. You can help!  

Please use the link below for attending, or for learning about our opportunities for


We request that you respect our due dates.

Together, we can create an event to raise greatly needed funds, and impact the lives of children and families. 

Gala 2020

LifeSong Volunteers at Crossroads Center for Children!We’re grateful for SMART BOARDS from Ft. Plain Schools!