Donors 2015

Thank You To Our Donors

$1 million+

The Massry Family
Dr. Heinrich Medicus
New York State Economic Development Council
Stewart’s Shops & the Dake Family


$500,000 – $999,999

Marion A. Jaffarian, in memory of Paul Jaffarian
Pepsi Beverages Company
The Robison Family Foundation


$250,000 – $499,999

Capital Cardiology Associates
Joseph A. Celeste & Family
The McCarthy Charities
The Troy Savings Bank Charitable Foundation


$100,000 – $249,999

Dr. Robert Benton & Dr. Diane Bourke
Wendy Braunstein, in memory of Dr. Frederick Braunstein
Nancy B. Clemente Cancer Fund
The Led Duke Family and BBL Charitable Foundation
Mohawk Ambulance Service
Pioneer Bank
Samaritan Hospital Auxiliary
Seton Health Auxiliary
Times Union
Trustco Bank
The Vascular Group, PLLC


$50,000 – $99,999

Bette & Cring
Helen H. Bryce, L. Craig Bryce, Bryce Funeral Home, Inc.
CAP COM Federal Credit Union
Norman E. Dascher, Jr.
Empire Ambulance Service
E. Stewart Jones, Jr., in memory of Penny Jones
Gwenllian Krause, in memory of Margaret W. Krause
M & T Bank
Shirley A. McLaughlin*
Jane & Patricia M. O’Brien
Pulmonary & Critical Care Associates
Dr. & Mrs. James K. Reed
Mark Ryan, in memory of Jude T. Ryan
James A. Slavin, MD & Monica Mottolese, DDS
Frank & Sarah Slingerland
Beverly & Lorraine Sliter, in memory of Elizabeth Sliter


$25,000 – $49,999

Moshe & Sara Bonder
Callanan Industries
Scarlet Clement-Buffoline
The Arnold Cogswell Health Fund of The Community Foundation for the Greater Capital Region
Karl & Lori Cote
Couch White, LLP and Chip & Donna Gordon
Michael & Kathleen Danieli
Emergency Medicine Physicians
Lisa & Don Fane
First Niagara Bank
Elaine Grimm
The Gorman Group
Drs. Renu & Yogesh Gupta
Mr. & Mrs. Daniel J. Hogarty, Jr.
The Estate of G. Joan Monaco
John & Kelly Murray
John J. Nigro, in memory of Mary E. Nigro & Frank J. Nigro, Sr.
Dr. Kathleen Ozsvath, in memory of Dr. Istvan Ozsvath
Dr. Rafael Papaleo & Dr. Katina Villas
Stephen & Tara Porcelli, in memory of Dr. Lawrence E. Porcelli
Samaritan Hospital Medical Staff
Peter & Marie Semenza, in memory of Major General & Mrs. Amato A. Semenza
St. Mary’s Hospital Medical Staff


$10,000 – $24,999

Tom & Christine Amell
John R. Barnett
Dr. & Mrs. John Braaten
Capital Region Otolaryngology Head & Neck Group, LLP
Dr. Robert Cella
Dr. David & Mrs. Judith Coletti
James J. Conroy, in memory of Stephen Conroy & in honor of Christine Wood
Alec & Ellen Courtney
Barbara B. Davis, in honor of K.G. Brown M.D. & the Craig Davis family
Ann & Richard DiSarro
Dr. Ann Errichetti & Dr. Mark Keroack
Dr. & Mrs. Gregory Field
Dr. & Mrs. J. Kevin Gebert
Ginger & Kenneth Golden
Andrew G. Gunther, M.D.
Kathleen & David Haviland
Dan Kochie
Dr. Arbind Kumar
John M. Lang
Karen I. LeBlanc
Mihran & Ovsanna Mooradian
Dr. Scott Morris & Elizabeth Brundage
Curtis & Renee Powell
Susie & Jim Reeks, in honor of The Reeks Family
Dr. Alan Sanders, in honor of Pearl & Harris Sanders
Thomas & Jean Schuhle
Dr. Yusuf N. Silk
Dr. Daniel & Susan Silverman
Charles & Susan Sulzman
Scott & Krista St. George
Robert & Kim Swidler
Dr.* & Mrs. Anthony Tartaglia
Mike & Linda Whelan
WM. J Keller & Sons Construction Corp.


$5,000 – $9,999

Dr. & Mrs. A.G. Agopovich
Albany Cardiothoracic Surgeons, P.C.
Barbara Cottrell
Carol & Anthony Crucetti
Duncan & Cahill, Inc.
Silvia & Vincent Edmonds
Drs. Dalia & Samer Eldeiry
Ronald L. Guzior & Allison M. Quinn
Michael & Mary Ellen Halloran
Steven Hunt
Dr. & Mrs. John Janikas
Michael W. McDonough
Gerry J. McGarvey
Vincent C. Meleco
Ryan J. Parker
Cheryl & Bud Rankey
Pamela Rehak
Dr. Kristen A. Santos & Mr. Steven W. Molnar
Lisa R. Smith
Marcia Steiner
Uldis & Susan Vitolins
Michael & Linda Wolff


$1,000 – $4,999

Dr. Jane & Mr. Wallace Altes
Susan Birkhead
Fred G. Boettger, in memory of Thelma M. Boettger
Robert G. Burke
Bob & Anne Bylancik
Matthew Clarke
Reverend Kenneth Doyle
Elizabeth Hage
Rachel Handler
Kathleen D. Hoffman
Clara M. Hunt
Patricia A. Kenyon
Thomas P. Lombardi
James G. McGlynn
Patti Nazarko
Linda Obercon
Dr. & Mrs. Thomas Older
Eleanor A. Ollier
Overton, Russell, Doerr & Donovan, LLP
Jeffrey & Deane Pfeil
Jacqueline J. Priore
Samaritan Hospital School of Nursing, Class of 1977
Lori Santos
Mr. & Mrs. Elmer Streeter
Harry G. Taylor
Vickie Tower
Brenda Williams


$100 – $999

Mary L. Abbott
Maria Abbott-Rootes
Amy Aliberti
Joy A. Aloan
Jean Anatriello
Kathleen M. Andonie
Jennifer Appel
Dr. Joseph P. Augustine
Patricia Bagley
Mindy Bailey
James R. Barnes
Bejian Century Supply Inc.
Willam D. Bennett
Ellen M. Biggers
Kelly D. Booth
Cynthia Boudreau
Robin E. Brand
Wendy A. Brennan
Joseph C. Brodzinski
Mary M. Brunot
Burdett Care Center
Ronald & Gail Burns
Thomas D. Burns, Sr.
Susan Caesar
Sandra L. Carlino*
Rosemary Caruso
Gail Casals
Jonathan Cassidy
Patricia Castiglione
Paul Chambers
James G. Champlin
Patricia A. Christensen
Dean A. Cioffi
Joseph V. Claeys
Karen Clement-O’Brien
Edward G. Cloke
James R. Cochran
Stephen J. Coffey
Renee Connell
Karen M. Court
Karen L. Crevier
Salvatore Criscione
Linda D’Arcangelis
Barbara B. Davis
Mary Rose DeMarco
Morgan Desnoyers
Joanne Dial
Paula Dingman
Brittney DiScanio
Michele Doernberg, in memory of Colleen Connell Smith
Linda Duboy
Jo Ann Dunne
Janet E. Enfield
Michael A. Esposito
Deborah Fane
Robert F. Fanniff
Mary Beth Farley
Margaret A. Farrell, Ph.D.
Carol Favreau
Anna Feldman
Mary B. Flagg
Melissa M. Flanigan
Michael R. Foley
Janice M. Gavitt
Rev. Theodore J. Gerken
Robert O. Gifford
Robin M. Glasser
Deirdre A. Greco
Deborah Guynup
Mr. & Mrs. Guynup
Mary Hale
Charee Hamila
Christie Harris
Helen Harris
Roxanne Heath
Darlene J. Hoffman
Kathleen D. Hoffman, in honor of Dan Kochie
Robert L. Horn*
David E. Hughes
Michael Izzo
Kathleen M. Jayne
Kathryn E. Jenkins
Margaret Johnson
Robert W. Johnson
Lillis Johnston
Michael T. Jones
Colleen Kelley, MD
Terry Kelley
Rose C. Kelly
Joan M. Kerestan
Syeda Khwaja
Theresa C. Knaupp
Dana Kratz
Michael Kupferschmid
Francis LaCasse
Donald J. Lambert
Raymond P. Laurin
Catherine Lesson
Karen B. Levy
Nora Luftman
Kristen Lynch
Mary T. Machnick
Sally G. MacLachlan
Ahad Makarachi, MD
Cynthia Maloney-Monaghan
Joseph P. Mangione, Inc.
Linda Manoni
Sharon Marchese Ryan
Shirley E. Marozzi
Deborah Maslanka, in memory of Colleen Connell Smith
Matthew Mataraso
Barbara R. McHale
Jane McIsaac
Rev. Lawrence G. McTavey
Shawn T. Mealey
Thomas O. Mehner
Stephen Miano
Jennifer Miller
Gloria J. Moore
Denise L. Morris
Amanda Mulhern
Margaret Murphy
Amita N. Nair
Jeannette Neville
Roberta Nolan
Dennis J. Norton
Ellen Nowacki
Mary Beth Numann, in memory of Colleen Connell Smith
Mary O’Donnell
Claire Oliver
Susan Oster
Cynthia C. O’Sullivan
Kate Otis
Gino J. Pazzaglini
Gloria L. Perry
William B. Picotte
Lisa Provera*
Carol R. Purdy, in memory of Bruce J. Riggs
Joy Rabbitt
Nalini Ramanathan, MD
Suzette Rangel
Jack & Mary Grace Reed
Darlene Reischuck
Renaissance Corporation of Albany
Sylvia A. Rieth
Anne M. Riley
Karen Robinson
Colleen P. Roche
Ellen M. Ross
Susan L. Russell
Margaret L. Santanello
Donna M. Schryver
Martin Scully
Toros Shamlian, Jr.
Francis C. Sheeley
Erin Sinisgalli
Constance Slattery, in memory of Colleen Connell Smith
Lisa R. Smith
Khun A. Soe
Patricia Sofranko
Susan Sparacino
April M. Stevens
Barbara A. Storms
Kathleen Streeter
Kerry Strnad
William J. Surprenant
James R. & Mary Talbot
Casey R. Terk
Gary L. Terk
Robert W. Terry, in memory of Matthew & Kay Hulbert
Kris Testo
Eva Thibodeau
Lisa M. Thorn, M.D.
Karen Tovani
Katherine M. Underwood
Donna VanTassel
Douglas Van Vleck
Dr. & Mrs. Juan Villarama
Thomas A. Wagner
John J. Wallace
Olivia Wang
Nancy Weaver
Michelle Webb
Kim Wood
Kathie Ziobrowski
Patrick Zucaro

$1 – $99

Lauren Ahrens
Scott Alaxian
William T. & Mary Albert, Sr.
Russell Alger
Emma Allaway
Carolyn L. Allen
Linda S. Amadon
Angelina Anastasio*
Victoria Angert, MD
Deborah Arm
Deborah Atlas
Sameh Y. Ayoub
Svetlana Ayzikovich
Vincenza Bader
Lisa Baker
Paul F. Baker
Lois C. Baldwin
Jaclyn Barker
Joseph Barr
Ellen Barrett
Linda M. Bassett
Anna Bauer
Brian C. Beane
Christine Beattie
Linda A. Beck
William D. Belschwinder
Melissa Bessman
Diane Birdsall
Miriam Biskin
Kathleen Borge
Lindsey Breen
Dawn M. Brenenstuhl
Donna Brooks
Alvin R. Brown
Melvin Brown
Elizabeth Brzozowski
Joseph F. Buff
Mary Grace Bulger
Paula Burke
Tara Burke
Paula J. Burnor
Thomas D. Burns, Sr.
Kristina Butler
Marilyn F. Cahill
Bruce S. Campbell
Christine J. Campion
Paul Canfield
Leigh Cannucciari
Alicia Carey
Amy Carr
Megan C. Carroll
Gwendolyn C. Carter
Elinor Casucci
Lucy Catellier
Deanna L. Catherwood
Cathy Cesare
Paul Chambers
Tammy Chandler
Gary A. Charlebois
Ruth Cherry
Linda M. Chevalier
Najee Childs
Kelly L. Chouffi
Christopher S. Christensen
R.B. Christian
Elaine A. Christopher
Heide Chun
Janet K. Clarkson
Kristy Clement
Roger A. Clemente
Lisa Colantonio
Kristin Colgan
Charlotte V. Collamer
Donna Collins
John A. Collins
Jean M. Condon
Cynthia Constantine, in memory of Colleen Connell Smith
Shannon M. Cook
Felicia Copeland
Jane R. Costa
Patricia A. Crandall
Dr. & Mrs. Gaetano Cristalli
Gerald W. Cross, Jr.
Melissa A. Cuoco
Tristan J. Curtis
Jordan Daley
LouAnn Daurio
Bonnie Davilla
Linda L. Davin
Daniel J. DeBonis
Suzanne L. DeCelle
April Decker
Frederick W. Dedrick
Arthur C. DeGarmo
Paige Deitz
Trent Delsignore
Jennifer Demizio
Michael DiGiovanni
Diane DiSiena
Marilyn T. Dobert
Linda Dobransky
Aimee L. Dodge
William M. Dolny
Lynne K. Doty
Robert L. Dowen Sr.
Erin Driessen
Carol Drobneck
Melissa Dubuque
Rev. Robert M. Duchow
Paula D. Dudar
Marcia A. Dudden
Mary Dufort
Cassandra Dunham
Deidre A. Dunn
Stephen P. Durant
Diane E. Dyer
Katherine Eberhardt
Amanda Edick
Mary R. Edwards
Kristin Ennist
Anthony Enu
Margaret A. Ewart
Diana Failla
Jenny Falco
Elizabeth Farley
Kathryn C. Farnam
Kevin Favreau
Richard Federici
Kim L. Ferguson
Theresa Files
Thomas P. Fine
Roseanne J. Fischer
Mae E. Flynn
Arthur Fontijn
Christina M. Fortin
William Francella
Aimee French
Paula Fretto
Marilyn Frisch
Joan E. Furciniti, in memory of Kenneth Jalet
Barbara Furthman
Kimberly A. Gaige
Maxine J. Garbo & Howard Drobner
Jean Gaspard
Karen Gaunay
Lawrence T. Geddes
Ann Marie Gedney
Theresa R. Geer*
Jessica Gendron
Sarah A. George
Damara Germon
Earl D. Gifford
Therese Gilligan
Laura Giorgio
Denise M. Gokey
Latefa Goldberg
Sharon S. Goodermote
Donald L. Goodrich
Dorothy V. Gordon
Kimberly A. Gorman
Michelle Gorman
Rosemary Gotham
Brenda Gottlieb
Jillian Graham
Andrea Graybill
Betty J. Griffin
Rose F. Guidara
Andrew Gunther, MD
Marilyn Guynup
Mechakra Habiba
Samantha Hadley
Lillian Haight
S. Noel Hains
Antoinette Halayko
Marie P. Hammarstrom
Theresa Hammett
William P. Harmon
Dolores E. Hart, in memory of Joseph Hart
Jessica Hayashi
Curtis L. Hayner
Susan A. Hayner
Teresa Headwell
Carolyn Hebert
Mary Hebert
Dorine D. Heller
Beverly Herman
Allen Herrington
Deborah L. Herrington
Alyson L. Hessney
Carrie Hester
Melissa L. Hetzler
Jessica Hewitt
Katie Heyward
Gail L. Higgins
Jana M. Hoffman
Kristina Hogeboom
Tracy Hopsicker
Elizabeth P. Horn
Kimberly Hughes
Ruth Hull
Virginia M. Humowitz
Mary Dolores Hunt
Denise Jackson
David J. Johnson
Garima Joshi
Rita Joyce
Ethel Kagan
Mary P. Kames
Lisa M. Kaminski
Sylvia Kaminsky
Danielle Kanaby
Regina M. Kasper
Marissa Kavoukian
John K. Kehn, Sr.
Leah Kelley
James Kelly
Ernest L. Kern
Janet M. King
Robert E. King
Jane M. Kleinke*
Jim Konstantakis
Edward Kopper
Henry P. Koskowski, Jr.
Gwendolyn C. Kovacik
Paul F. Krasnopolski
Dolores T. Kroneau
Patricia Kruzkowski
Kathleen Rose Kush
Lucille D. Lacosse
Joan Lajara
Eileen M. LaMora
Marretta Lane
Cathy Lanesey
Jean A. Lange
Ethel A. Lansing
Debra LaRose
Katie Laurdisen
Bonnie L. Lee
Terri Leonard
Mark Levine
Estelle Lewis
Tracy A. Lewis
Denise Lind
Kelley Littlejohn
Maribeth Livingston
Jessie M. Lobdell
Pamela M. Lonergan
Carissa A. LoPresti
Amy Lotti
Kimberly Loubier
Danielle Lumia
Dr. Martin J. Lyden
Stephanie Lyons
Sue Lyons
Darcy E. Mack
Darlene D. Mackey
James E. Madden
Joan A. Madden
Denise Madigan
Jessica Maldonado-Hackett
Alyssa Malone
Catherine Mangione
Rose Marie Manory
Maryellen Manzella
Frank V. Marchesini
Stacey Martin
Carolyn Martinelli
Robert J. Mason
Dorothea Masterson
George Maysonett
Sheilah A. Mccart
Maureen McCarthy
Thomas J. McCarthy
Stephen McCauley
Betsy McCormack
Ashanti McGill
John McGrath
Kathleen McKenna
Dona McShane
Habiba Mechakra
Kelly Menia
Kathleen Meyers
Edmond W. Miaski
Carla Miller
Stephanie Miller
Margaret E. Mineau
Raylene Minick
Colleen M. Moak
Carole Montanino
Gail E. Moore
Randi B. Moore
Cheryl A. Morgan
Regina Morgan
Brandy Morine
Warren G. Mortimer
Irene A. Mulqueen
Anthony J. Murray
Jacqueline Myott
Katelyn Naske
Jennifer L. Neissan
Sheri Nellis
Martin Newman, MD
Elizabeth Nielsen
Margaret Norton
Rosalie A. Novak
Charles L. O’Brien
Theda O’Brien
Edward O’Meara
Elma Omeragic
Victoria Ortiz
Huguette Ostrander
Joan I. Paley
Alfred Paris
Neil Parks
Armenuhi Parzyan
Vera Pasquini
Constance Paul
Daniel E. Paulo
Elaine Peck
Rosita A. Penn
Jennifer Perrott
Paula Petersen
Anthony J. Petro
Kristy Piacente
Robin H. Piacente
Jean Pinsonneault
Susan Pinsonneault
William F. Plumb
Samantha Pondillo
Stephanie Powers
William T. Pratt
Arnold & Martha Proskin
Ann Provost
Sarah M. Purcell
Beth A. Ralph
Lois S. Ramsey
Shirley Ratajak
Lauren A. Raylinsky
Donna Reagan
Robert A. Reger*
Rudolph Reid
Reid, McNally & Savage, LLC.
John J. Reinhardt
Marie A. Renzi
AshrafF. Rezaee
Lorri S. Rice
Ronald I. Richardson
Carol E. Rifenburgh
Robert Riley
Bassam Rimawi
Concetta Rivet
Nancy A. Roberts
Leonard C. Roden
Gary O. Rogers
Romolo A Romano
H. Murray Rosen
Holly Rosenberger
Samantha Rousseau
James J. Ryan
Nancy Ryan
Robin L. Salisbury
Shanna Salvino
Andrew Sandalakis
Pearl M. Sanders
Renee C. Sanderson
Marisol Santiago
Matilda Savoia
Lynda A. Savrine
Louis J. Scaramozza*
Jennifer Schalk
Cheryl Scher
Leah Schiller
Kimberley Schneider
Ashley Schumaker
Pauline W. Schwartz
Luella M. Schwemler
Catherine M. Scoons
Jesenia Scott
Staci L. Scott
Catrina Scoville
Irene Sefcik
Richard S. Seiden
Katherine Serlin
Nancy E. Shellard
Matthew Shorter
Joan M. Silvia
Jenny A. Simmons
Amanda Sitcer
Catherine Smith
Erin Smith
Joyce A. Smith
Mark Smith
Shannon E. Smith
Tracey M. Snare
Donna Speenburgh-Agan
Joseph Spinelli
Suzanne G. Spinelli
Mary J. Spuck
Vincent & Joan Stallone, Jr.
Sherry Stanley
Barbara A. Stevens
Theresa A. Stewart
Ann M. St. Gelais
Theresa A. St. Gelais
Jacob Stone
Sreela Stovall
Joseph J. Strang
M. Janice Strang
Mary Sullivan
Lois G. Summers
Cheri Swahlan
Cathleen Swartout
Theresa I. Sweener
Lynn Sweet
Brenda L. Taber
Henry G. Taylor
Jennifer N. Terk
Laura Teschka
Janet Thibodeau
Joelean Thomas
Shirley A. Thompson
Vicky Tiberia
Lyubov Tkachenko
Rose S. Topian
Shana Torre
Joanne P. Travers
Jennifer Turnquist
Frances E. Underdue
Christina A. Urzan
Constance R. VanBuren
Jessica Van Buren
Hillary Virdin
Karen S. Van Vleck
Maria VanVranken
Robert T. Van Wie
Elizabeth M. Vaughn
Magarete Vischer
Travis Wagner
Gloria J. Wakewood
Frances Waldman
Elma Waldo
Donna Walsh
Erica Warmt
Derrick Watts
Lori D. Weaver
Anne R. Weber
Charles H. Weber
Sharon Weiss
Bonnie Welch
Katelyn Wells
Kathleen Wells
Mary B. White
Michael White
Brenda G. Williams
Danielle Williams
Seraph I. Williams
Tasha Winston
Sheila R. Woodcock
Laurie E. Wright
Deborah Yando
Janice Yeugelowitz
Erin M. Young
Elizabeth A. Yoxthimer
Celeste Yusaitis
Calvin Zapp
Margaret Zapp
Dorothy Zavisky
Janet M. Zeller*
Frank J. Zickas
Jeannette C. Ziegler
Kimberly Zoubier
Joyce Zurenko

*Deceased