A Sincere Thank You to All Who Have Supported this Project.

Photo Shoot Venue

Roseland School of Dance  (Ronkonkoma, NY)



My Sisters' Cookies and Cakes: De-Anna Donlon and Vanessa Russo

Texie's Sweet Treats: Jessica Teixeira 

Chelsea Row: Gail Merzer Behrens

Stew Leonards of Farmingdale

Deer Hills Wine & Liquor

Crazy Billy's


Products Raffled Off 


Camile Grace: Autumn Splendor - 20x30 Canvas








Raffled off at Opening Reception: January 9, 2016

Carmela Newman:  “Women’s Basket” 

  • Including Sarah’s Nails Gift Certificate

“Smithtown Basket” 

  • Smithtown Center for Performing Arts (2 Tickets)
  • Faradays (Dining, Catering & Spirits) Gift Certificate

Touch of Wellness Myofascial Wellness Center:  60 Minute Myofascial Release Session

Laura Quinlin:  Wine Basket

Corryn David: 2 Wine Baskets

Razing Hair Salon: Wash, Cut & Blow Dry with Lisa

Bowlmor Long Island: 2 Hours of Free Bowling with Shoe Rentals for 10 people

Sayville Chocolatier: Gift Certificate

Eileen Tyznar: Educational Basket

Body in Balance: One month unlimited Yoga Classes and Gym Use

Sayville General Store: Gift Certificate

Joe Masciello: Lght up Lotto Tree

Creative Ministries Performing Arts Center

The Float Place: (Sensory Deprivation Tank)  90 min. Float

Kristen Ferris: Pampered Chef Goods

Kelly Leyboldt, Regional Director of Alex and Ani: Bracelets

Out of the Blue: Gift Certificate & Scarf


Angela Mongiello: Wine Basket

Lisa Wolf:  Vera Bradley Bag with lotion & shower gel

Ann Marie Lorenz: Professional Makeup Application

Jessica Teixeira: Toy Basket



Monetary Donations for Production of Gallery

Tim Gillespie

Kim Marie Casey

De-Anna Donlon

Ellen Michelmore

Ryan Whitcomb

Katelyn Alisabeth

Danielle Sexton

Tricia Bastian

Jean Sorbera

Sheila Garafolo

Andrew Wittkamper

Katie Murphy

Franny Bavaro

Melanie Keister

Jennifer Tholl

Cristina Negron


Performing at Heart of the Warrior - Opening Reception

DEANNA CARROLL is a talented singer whose vocal prowess ranges from classic standards to today’s dance music.  She honed her powerful vocal and performance skills while working with top New York Tri-State area Entertainment companies and bands.  She is continually sought after for live and studio work.  Her recorded works include background vocals for British artist, Joss Stone, SoHO Electric/UK (featured artist), and backing vocals for Jazz Saxophonist Paula Atherton.  In addition, she has performed on the Tonight Show, The View, Good Morning America and at the Nassau Coliseum as the featured backing vocalist for recording artist, Vitamin C.  Deanna has lent her voice to jingles for Honda, Power Outlet, and Lifetime Television, among others.  In addition, she also earned a feature spot on the Morning Show and the cover of Inside Connection Magazine as the front to the Soul Country band, GEORGE. 





MUSIC FROM THE HEART: Patty and Rob Meade              are a husband and wife act who have played at the Plaza Hotel in NYC, Amelia Island opening for Bill Maher for an HBO special, the Copa Cabana and pretty much everywhere in between.   

 Patty has opened for many comedians such as Robin Williams, Jackie Mason, Regis Philbin, Rodney Dangerfield and more.  She starred in her One Woman Act in NYC at nightclubs and comedy clubs.  Theatre and film credits include:  Broadway at the Shubert Theater with Regis Philbin, “Night of a Hundred Stars" and Off-Broadway, “Tony and Tina’s Wedding.”  Patty has also been in many commercials over the years.

Rob has worked onstage and played in the studios writing and performing for radio and T.V. jingles for years.  He wrote the National Theme song for the POW/MIA organization “Bring Them Home.”  And he led the house band for Ron Delsner’s rock and roll revues at the Palladium.