♥ Many thanks to our wonderful supporters 

Crossroads Center for Children’s 2021 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. 

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SPONSORS: 

Cock n’ Bull Restaurant | Gold Sponsor      Exit 9 Wine & Liquor Warehouse | Gold Sponsor     Galesi Group | Gold Sponsor Wendy & Ira Whitman | Gold Sponsor    CAP COM | Gold Sponsor 

Joyce & John Yates | Purple Sponsor  

Morris Ford | Purple Sponsor

Baldwin Business Strategies | Purple Sponsor 

FAGE USA Dairy Industry, Inc. | Purple Sponsor

John & Donna Bienkowski | Purple Sponsor

Marion & Anthony Harris | Purple Sponsor

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HONORARY COMMITTEE:

Cindy Barkowski  |  John Barkowski | Crystal Hoey | John Hoey | Sari Medick  | Mary & Steve Oill  | Lisa & John Raznousky | Carol Schweizer | Congressman Paul Tonko  | Debbi Traficante  |  Assemblywoman Mary Beth Walsh | Wendy & Ira Whitman  |  Kim & Peter Siciliano  |  Kris Kirkpatrick  | John Kirkpatrick  | 

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LIVE/SILENT AUCTION, WINE PULL DONORS:

♥ Anonymous Donors ♥  Cindy & John Barkowski  ♥  Boscia’s Liquor Discount House ♥  Dakota Ridge Farm  ♥   Kathleen Davis  ♥ DeMarco’s  ♥ Genville Target  ♥  Honest Weight Food Co-op  ♥  Phyllis & Frank McGill  ♥  Pinhead Susan’s  ♥  Marjorie Powell ♥   Vicki & Sid Ramotar   ♥  Katie O’Byrnes  ♥   Yankee Trails ♥  Steve Oill  ♥ The Broadway Lunch Restaurant  ♥  Clifton Park Sky Zone  ♥   Capital City Bike Cycle Tours ♥  OT & PT Department  ♥ Phyllis & Richard Sleeper  ♥  Kathy Desbiens  ♥ Room 7 staff and parents  ♥ Jake Heiner  ♥  Room 4 staff & parents ♥  Room 12 staff  ♥  Northway Brewing Company ♥ Room 11 staff & parents ♥  Room 2 staff & parents ♥ Business, Health, Development, and Front Offices ♥  Directors ♥  Speech Department ♥ The Waters Edge  ♥  Proctors ♥  Room 3 staff & parents ♥ Room 6 staff  ♥ Barbara Pitcher  ♥  Kelly & Scott Young ♥  BCBA Team  ♥ Via Aquarium  ♥  Elements Massage ♥  Hannoush Jewelers ♥  Room 8 Staff & Parents ♥  Room 1 staff & parents ♥ Room 5 staff & parents  ♥ Steven Jones ♥  The Waters Edge  ♥  Helderberg Ave. Stewarts Shops ♥  The Proper Popper  ♥ Crystal & John Hoey  ♥  Buzz Media Solutions  ♥  Rebecca Oliver  ♥   Room 14 Staff & Parents ♥  b.inspired  ♥ Sunny’s Nutrition ♥ The Flower Press  ♥ Scotti’s Restaurant & Pizzeria ♥ Wasabi Asian Bistro & Sushi Bar ♥ Katy Barkowski  ♥  Zinful Thoughts ♥  Every classroom  ♥   Anyone we may have missed!  ♥  ♥  ♥

MONETARY DONORS:

♥  Shawna & Ray Zemken  ♥  Family of Bill Grattan ♥ Donna & Patrick Egelston   ♥ Brian McGarry ♥ Diane & Bill Rusch ♥ Kari Anne Dunlop ♥ Patricia Clausi & Thomas Ciancetta  ♥  Flor Ramirez & Thaofiq Ijaiyci  ♥ Carole & Gerhard Baule ♥ Joy and Kevin Moore  ♥ Aileen Ryan ♥ Jan & Mark Campito ♥ Mary & Gary Sniezyk ♥ Kelly Largeteau-Holt  ♥  Kathy & Rick Chase  ♥ Rich and Joanne Billington  ♥  Kristine & John Kirkpatrick ♥ Nancy Barkowski, MD & Raymond O’Keefe  ♥

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ADVERTISERS:

Diane Marco Rotterdam Town Clerk

Baldwin Business Strategies

Assemblywoman Mary Beth Walsh

PCI Tire and Service Center 

Kris & John Kirkpatrick

O’Toole’s Restaurant Pub

Cara Izzo / Hair & Now Salon

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QGiv SPONSORS:

♦ Michelle Smiley  ♦  Jennifer Dubovik  ♦  Kerry Duffy  ♦  Kathleen Davis  ♦  Kitty Potter  ♦  Carmel Patrick  ♦  Ken Goad  ♦ 

SPECIAL THANKS:

MUSIC: This year, for the twelfth 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 again this year! Get ready to understand just how very important your part in our mission is.

LIVE AUCTIONEER: He’s the best around, the fastest, and the funniest. We’re thrilled to have LeGrande Serras serving as Live Auctioneer again this year. Get ready to part with some cash! 

SINGER: For the first time, we are excited to have the singing talent of Gem Behind the Mic , our favorite Disney Princess. Get ready to feel your heart swell.

PAYMENT PAGE ENGINEER: We’re grateful to Matt Ramotar, Thoughtful Tech. for building our event payment system.

PUBLIC RELATIONS: Many thanks to Steven Bogdan for press release activities. 

PHOTOGRAPHER: Much gratitude to Ashley Zannitto for taking pictures of the event and attendees that we will be able to post here on our site after the event. 

FLORIST: Every year, our honoree flowers come from the Country Florist, along with the beautiful centerpieces, which they donate each year. 

YOU are invited! Please celebrate with us or support the event in other ways! Click below for what you’re looking for! 

Crossroads Gala 2021

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