Thanks to everyone who helped make our 2021 Virtual Gala a huge success!
See you in person next year!

HONORING

2021 Impact Award for Philanthropic Investment
M&T Bank Corp
Jonathan Vazcones, Vice President

2021 Inspiration Award
Clifford Cohen, BCHS Board Member
Leslie Cohen, Community Leader

2021 Corporate Excellence Award
NCheng LLP accountants and advisors
Nerou Cheng, CPA and Founder

SPECIAL GUESTS

Opening Performance
Joya Bravo
Violinist

Celebrity Emcee
Kimberley Locke
Singer/Songwriter & TV Personality

Special Performance by
7-time Grammy Nominee
Bobby Sanabria

SPONSORS

Honoree
Honoree
Underwriter
Benefactor
Benefactor
Benefactor
Champion
Champion
Champion
Champion
Partner
Partner
Partner
Partner
Partner
Partner

2021 Gala Co-Chairs

Nellie Perera
BCHS Board Member and
Educational Drama Consultant

Natasha Fishman
BCHS Board Member and
Chief Communications Officer, EVP Marketing at Authentic Brands Group

2021 Gala Host Committee
(as of May 12, 2021)

Ann Alexiadis and John Kotaridis
Ia Andrews and Eliot Merrill
Adam Leitman Bailey
Ben and Susan Baxt
Ambriel and Hawes Bostic
Alexandra Bowie and Daniel Richman
Clifford and Leslie Cohen
Wids DeLaCour and Sally Williams-Allen
Leslie Feder and Garrick Leonard
Natasha and Andrew Fishman
Dr. Mary Cox Golden
The Greenspan-Ratner Family
Jens Peter Hansen and Elena Feliciano
Riva Horwitz and Josh Easterly
Lexy Mayers and David Lesser
Dr. William R. Nye
William and Ann Marie O’Brien
Sean O’Neal and Ambereen Sleemi
Nellie Perera and Anthony DeAngelis
Milton B. Rubin
Laura Schnell and Mitch Pacelle
Surinder Singh and Norma DaRosa
Christine Spadaro and Rick Lodewick

 

2021 Gala Sponsors
(as of May 19, 2021)

Honoree
M&T Bank Corp.
NCheng, LLP

Underwriter
Anonymous (3)
Riva Horwitz and Josh Easterly
Monadnock Construction, Inc.

Benefactor
Arctic Air Conditioning Systems, Inc.
Baxt Ingui Architects, P.C.
Sean O’Neal and Ambereen Sleemi
United Industries and Construction Corp.

Champion
Aspro Plumbing, Inc.
Clifford and Leslie Cohen
GLO Electric LLC
The Greenspan-Ratner Family
Lexy Mayers and David Lesser
Nellie Perera and Anthony DeAngelis
Ro-Sal Plumbing & Heating, Inc.
Urban Precast, LLC

Partner
Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C.
A.S.K. Construction, Inc.
Ia Andrews and Eliot Merrill
Ben and Susan Baxt
Ambriel and Hawes Bostic
Alexandra Bowie and Daniel Richman
Wids DeLaCour and Sally Williams-Allen
Leslie Feder and Garrick Leonard
Dr. Mary Cox Golden
Lamb Insurance Services
New Leaf Development, LLC
Dr. William R. Nye
Milton B. Rubin
Laura Schnell and Mitch Pacelle
SMR Craftworks, Inc.
Christine Spadaro and Rick Lodewick
Turnout

Supporter
ASRJ Contracting Corp.
Dr. Alice Beal and Hon. William F. Kuntz II
Jennie and Jake Blair
Bob Buckholz and Lizanne Fontaine
Joan Perera
Bill Ryall and Barry Bergdoll
Tempo Carpentry
Urban Architectural Initiatives RA P.C.
Woodworks Construction Co., Inc.

2021 Gala Co-Chairs

Nellie Perera
BCHS Board Member and
Educational Drama Consultant

Natasha Fishman
BCHS Board Member and
Chief Communications Officer, EVP Marketing at Authentic Brands Group

2021 Gala Host Committee
(as of May 12, 2021)

Ann Alexiadis and John Kotaridis
Ia Andrews and Eliot Merrill
Adam Leitman Bailey
Ben and Susan Baxt
Ambriel and Hawes Bostic
Alexandra Bowie and Daniel Richman
Clifford and Leslie Cohen
Wids DeLaCour and Sally Williams-Allen
Leslie Feder and Garrick Leonard
Natasha and Andrew Fishman
Dr. Mary Cox Golden
The Greenspan-Ratner Family
Jens Peter Hansen and Elena Feliciano
Riva Horwitz and Josh Easterly
Lexy Mayers and David Lesser
Dr. William R. Nye
William and Ann Marie O’Brien
Sean O’Neal and Ambereen Sleemi
Nellie Perera and Anthony DeAngelis
Milton B. Rubin
Laura Schnell and Mitch Pacelle
Surinder Singh and Norma DaRosa
Christine Spadaro and Rick Lodewick

 

2021 Gala Sponsors
(as of May 19, 2021)

Honoree
M&T Bank Corp.
NCheng, LLP

Underwriter
Anonymous (3)
Riva Horwitz and Josh Easterly
Monadnock Construction, Inc.

Benefactor
Arctic Air Conditioning Systems, Inc.
Baxt Ingui Architects, P.C.
Sean O’Neal and Ambereen Sleemi
United Industries and Construction Corp.

Champion
Aspro Plumbing, Inc.
Clifford and Leslie Cohen
GLO Electric LLC
The Greenspan-Ratner Family
Lexy Mayers and David Lesser
Nellie Perera and Anthony DeAngelis
Ro-Sal Plumbing & Heating, Inc.
Urban Precast, LLC

Partner
Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C.
A.S.K. Construction, Inc.
Ia Andrews and Eliot Merrill
Ben and Susan Baxt
Ambriel and Hawes Bostic
Alexandra Bowie and Daniel Richman
Wids DeLaCour and Sally Williams-Allen
Leslie Feder and Garrick Leonard
Dr. Mary Cox Golden
Lamb Insurance Services
New Leaf Development, LLC
Dr. William R. Nye
Milton B. Rubin
Laura Schnell and Mitch Pacelle
SMR Craftworks, Inc.
Christine Spadaro and Rick Lodewick
Turnout

Supporter
ASRJ Contracting Corp.
Dr. Alice Beal and Hon. William F. Kuntz II
Jennie and Jake Blair
Bob Buckholz and Lizanne Fontaine
Joan Perera
Bill Ryall and Barry Bergdoll
Tempo Carpentry
Urban Architectural Initiatives RA P.C.
Woodworks Construction Co., Inc.