Gala, 2019 - Many thanks to our generous sponsors and donors!

March 21, 2019

 ♥ Gala, 2019 – Many thanks to our wonderful supporters! ♥

The support we receive from our amazingly generous community is going to make this a monumental celebration!

We will be celebrating our twentieth anniversary and hope to have a huge turnout this year!

Many, many thanks to these special folks for helping us!

This year, for the tenth 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!
We are also delighted that Heather Morrison from Spectrum News 9 and Steve Oill, longtime “mayor” of Crossroads will team up as Gala Masters to emcee throughout the evening’s presentation! Get ready to understand just how very important your part in our mission is.
Further, we are thrilled that LeGrande Serras will conduct our Live Auction for the first time this year.  Get ready to put your money where your heart is!

The importance of SPONSORS cannot be stressed enough!

We’re blessed to have support year after year from these sponsors who make our event possible!


Atlas Private Wealth Management (Gold Sponsor)

The Galesi Group (Gold Sponsor)

The Cock ‘n Bull Restaurant (Gold Sponsor)

Exit 9 Wine and Liquor Warehouse (Gold Sponsor)

Dr. and Mrs. Gerhard Baule (Gold Sponsor)

The Summit Center (Silver Sponsor)

The Oill Extended Family (Silver Sponsor)

David & Sean, Carolyn & Timothy, Mary & Danny

Pioneer Bank (Silver Sponsor)

Midas Albany (Silver Sponsor)

Although advertising opportunities in our Gala Program are no longer available, sponsorship opportunities still await you!  Click below to become a Sponsor Master!

This event features both a Silent Auction and a Live Auction. Wonderful auction items are already coming in. Thank you to our generous donors!


Richard and Phyllis Sleeper
Cindy and John Barkowski
5 Wits, Albany
Wolf Hollow Brewing
Cancun Cards
Sid and Vicki Ramotar
Seaglass Fine Art Photography
MASANA Portrait Artwork, NYC
 Hannoush Jewelers
Phillips Hardware
Dee Kremz  Photography
Peck’s Lake Resort
Regular’s Liquor Cabinet
Mountain Ridge Adventure
Cindy and John Barkowski, In Memory of Bill Grattan
Lake George Steamboat Company
Rick Sleeper, The Cock ‘n Bull Restaurant 
Beastly Buddies
Kamil & Varinder Kumar, SUNOCO
Rivers Casino & Resort
Katy Barkowski
Eileen & Mark Kassner
Schrader & Company
Mary A. Sniezyk

Joan Jacques

Brigit Hesselfeldt
Martin, Harding & Mazzoatti, LLP
Gatherer’s Granola
Boxley’s Services
The Country Florist
Sari Medick
Capital City Brew Cycle
Steve & Mary Oill
National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame
Louis & Nancy Blanchard
Adirondack Beverages
Donna & John Bienkowski
Towne Bowling Academy
Skyzone Queensbury
Kristen & Ron Zadrozny
Kathleen & Ed Davis
John Rickert
Jennifer & Dan Sandshaw
Erica Stark
Wayne Grattan
Christine & Richard Wolfe
Steven R. Jones
Kim & Shane Rauh

The program for this event is made possible by our generous supporters who place advertisements in it:
Cara Izzo / Hair & Now
The Haun
TD Bank
Assemblywoman Mary Beth Walsh
Donna Gigone / Greater Glenville YMCA
FAGE USA Dairy Industry, Inc. 
The Barkowski Family
The Kassner Family

Celebrate with us!


You can help!

Please use the forms below for SPONSORSHIP, DONATIONS and  ADVERTISING!

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.

Thank you!



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