THANK YOU from Special Olympics Ridgefield!
Respectfully submitted by Jeanne Lanzetta, Special Olympics Ridgefield Co-Local Coordinator and Cycling Coach
On behalf of Special Olympics Ridgefield, a heartfelt thank you goes out to Jean Cobelli, the Enchanted Garden Studio of Dance and her incredibly talented dancers. We appreciate your generosity of the Gift of Dance and choosing Special Olympics Ridgefield once again as the recipient of all proceeds and sponsorships from the December 2019 performances of the “Nuts about the Nutcracker”.
Because of the efforts of so many, Special Olympics Ridgefield raised over $20,000, which will go to annual programming costs, team uniforms, equipment, and year-round training programs. The incredible support received also provides our athletes' opportunities, on and off the playing field, to find success, build confidence and be more connected to the Ridgefield community. We are sincerely grateful for each contribution.
We would like to thank and acknowledge the following local business sponsors and donors for their generosity: Quarry Ridge Animal Hospital, Barbarie’s Black Angus Grill, BMW of Ridgefield, Brewster Mobil, Cramer & Anderson Law Firm, Ingersoll Auto of Danbury, Mercedes Benz of Danbury, The Neurovation Center, O’Brien Insurance Agency, Ridgefield Eye Physicians & Surgeons, Romeo + Baglio Design, Elmer’s Diner, Adam Broderick Salon & Spa, Ridgefield Perfect Smile Center, Gisella’s Ristorante, Planet Pizza, Costco, Texas Roadhouse, Chamomile Natural Foods and Halas Farm Market.
Our wonderful Family and Friends sponsors and donors include Scott and Rebecca Baglio, Alpuche Family, Anglade Family, Boris Family, Calabro Family, Decina Family, DeFalco Family, Dyk Family, Helena Gianfranceschi, Gonzalez Family, Kathryn Graf, Richard Harris, Josephine Healy, Andrea E. Howatt, LeFebvre Family, Lanzetta Family, Mario Lavaroni, Litt Family, Miner Family, Primavera Family, Sarup Family, Schwartz Family, Shantz Family, Sherrick Family, Stewart Family, Sorena Family, Carrie Wells, David and Joanne Yandow.
A big shout out to our athletes, all the volunteers and family members, and Special Olympics of Connecticut for your time, spirit of giving and teamwork. Thank you all for making a positive, impactful difference in the life of an athlete and to Special Olympics Ridgefield!