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Saturday, April 25, 2015
At East Wind, Wading River, NY
Honoring Our Friends: Suffolk County National Bank

Thank you for making this fundraising event a huge success!

We would like to thank our honoree, Suffolk County National Bank, as well as all event sponsors, including lead sponsor SCNB; event chair Patricia Cruso; East Wind; program producer Vito Gentile; Henry Broggi from South Bay Auctions; student performers Brandon Boardman, Grace and Rebecca Lukachinski and their instructor Chris McKee; the Denice Given Band; Long Island Game Farm for providing the Superbooth photobooth fun; tasting provided by Jefferson's Bourbon; florals by Ivy Acres; our Gala Committee; volunteers; donors; and guests. And special thanks to Lenny Stucker / for documenting the evening for us with his beautiful photography!




Saturday, April 25, 2015

6 - 11 PM
At East Wind
5720 New York Rte 25A, Wading River, NY
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Honoring Our Friends:
Suffolk County National Bank
SCNB has been a long term, major patron of East End Arts and has a strong tradition of community involvement. We are proud to have this opportunity to recognize SCNB for their continued support.

The buzz has already started on the 2015 Gala: don’t miss this opportunity to be a part of this exciting, high-profile East End Arts event.

Festivities include:
• Cocktails & Hors d’oeuvres
• Dinner & Dancing to the Music of the Denice Given Band
• Live & Silent Auctions

Cocktail Attire

Proceeds from this fundraising event help support our mission to build and enrich our community through the arts by way of education, support, advocacy, and inspiration, as well providing art and music lesson scholarships to area children.


Tickets are $200 per person
Tickets available for individual purchase starting Thursday, February 19, 2015


For information about sponsorship, CLICK HERE >>

For more information about sponsorship opportunities, contact Anne Tschida Gomberg, Development Director: or 631-727-0900 x303


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LEAD SPONSOR: Suffolk County National Bank


Içim & Mark Miller




Cia Comnas
Emilie & Michael Corey
Empire National Bank
Lazer, Aptheker, Rosella & Yedid, P.C.
Long Island Game Farm
New York Business Development Corporation
Peconic Bay Medical Center
Pine Barrens Printing

SOLOIST Sponsors

Balfe & Holland, P.C.
Tod Berks
Colleen & Dave Bofill
Boilermatic Welding Industries, Inc.
Barbara Burger & Michael Rosenberg
Nancy Burner & Associates, P.C.
Curran & Connors, Inc.
Gates Capital Corporation
Jefferson’s Bourbon
John & Lindsay Landes
Mona & Jim Lennon
Lovin' Oven Catering Of Suffolk, Inc.
Malvese Equipment Company, Inc.
Diane Murray
Sandra & Barry Novick
Phoebe & Belle
The Resource Group
Richmond Realty Corp.
Annika & Stephen Shapiro
James & Barbara Smith
The Southampton Inn
Woolworth Revitalization LLC

ARTworks 2015 Spring Gala Committee
Chair: Patricia Cruso
Barbara Burger, Cia Comnas, Robert Grady, Paul Hawkins, Katherine Liepe-Levinson, Melinda Novak, Sandra Novick, Angela Reese, Annika Shapiro

Photos taken at our May 17, 2014 Gala fundraiser at the Sea Star Ballroom in Riverhead, honoring our friends Içim & Mark Miller of Miller Environmental Group.

“Art is something that makes you breathe with a different kind of happiness.” ~ Anni Albers

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