Friends & Family Celebrate NSSA’s 25th Annual Dinner For Our Children

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Our April 1 Dinner Dance was no joke, as over 400 guests attended the annual fundraising event. Old and new friends helped celebrate the event’s 25th anniversary at Leonard’s Palazzo in Great Neck, NY.

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There was dancing….

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Games of chance with wonderful prizes.

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We celebrated two graduations from The Martin C. Barell School program into NSSA’s Adult Services program.

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Executive Director Nicole Weidenbaum and Event Chairperson Paul Raguso inspired generosity in the crowd and we were able to raise more money than ever before. Thank you to everyone!

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Overall, people just had a wonderful time celebrating NSSA and helping to support our programs and services.

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Thank you to all the amazing, hardworking people who brought this event to life, as well as our generous sponsors:

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If you would like to receive an invitation to next year’s Dinner For Our Children, or any of our events, email dinnerdance@nssa.net.

We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give – Winston Churchill

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This past Saturday, April 16, 2016, NSSA’s 24th Annual Dinner for Our Children was well-attended by people who give. People who give of themselves, people who give their time, energy and skills, people who give donations of money and prizes. We thank them all.

We thank Paul and Joann Raguso for once again chairing the event.

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We thank volunteers and staff for making the event run smoothly and seeing to it that people had an enjoyable evening.

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Thank you to guests who came and made the event into a really fun party!

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Thank you to donors and bidders and winners of our wonderful live auctions…

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Thank you to those who kept the casino hopping….

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…and the dance floor lively!

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We’re thankful for families and students we’ve come to know and love…and we congratulate them as they graduate from The Martin C. Barell school program into NSSA’s Adult Services program.

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And to everyone who played a part in making NSSA’s 24th Annual Dinner for Our Children a success, we thank you.

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together ~ Vincent Van Gogh

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NSSA’s 22nd Annual Dinner for Our Children was just that – a great thing accomplished by the many actions of wonderful, generous, creative, caring people.

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Families, sponsors, donors, and staff all pull together to put on an event that guests will not only enjoy attending, but that will also help raise money to fund NSSA’s many services.It goes beyond words how much we appreciate all the support we get from people like you. Thank you for your time, your tireless efforts, your generosity, your smiles and hugs.

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We hope you had a wonderful time – we sure did!

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To view the rest of the evening’s pictures, click here.