The Nick Manzo Foundation
A Cooperation to Help Nick and his Family
Through his Rehabilitation & Recovery
you to all who came down to Tricia's
Step N Style Hair Studio on Sunday, April 6th We appreciate all the
you Tricia, all the hair stylists and Leia! :)
An Enormous 'Thank You' goes out to Jeff & Joelle Manzo [Nick's Uncle and Aunt] and Uncle Jeff's friends and colleagues from the Ironworkers Local 361 & 580, Millwright, BoilerMaker and Steamfitters Locals at the Yaphank Powerplant - as well as the crew from the US Open Tennis Center for their generous donations!
Thank you everyone :)
Science Teacher & Student Government Advisor Ron Skolnick and the Miller Place High School Student Government have decided to donate $2,000 to our fundraiser. This is truly a wonderful and very generous contribution. Go MPHS!
Thank you Ron & the MPHS Student Government :)
Thank you Leia :)
Kathy Kibbel is organizing a carwash for sometime in March/April with the 8th and 9th graders from the Miller Place School District. They would organize separate washes for both the 8th and 9th grade students. Date and details TBD
Thanks Kathy :)
Leia Woodruff is planning a 'Cut-A-Thon' with the owner of Tricia's Step 'N' Style Tricia Cappela - date TBD.
Thanks Leia and Tricia :)
The Heely Family of Rocky Point along with the 8th grade Rocky Point Cheerleaders are planning a carwash at the Rocky Point Firehouse when the weather starts to warm up a bit - more information will be posted when a date is set.
Thanks Rob & Mary and the 8th grade Rocky Point Cheerleaders :)
Thanks Jackie :)
The Miller Place McDonalds Fundraiser is set for Tuesday, February 12, 2008 from 5 - 7 p.m. 15% of the proceeds in that 2 hour timeframe will be donated to Nick and the Manzo's.
Thank you Leia :)
Dawn Svoboda is in contact with the president of ABATE about doing a
'bike run' to raise money for Nick and his family. Something to look
forward to in the warmer weather - after the roads are cleaned up
from all the sand.
Lynanne Daily is getting involved
in helping with donations. She's working on placing donation jars in
the 7-11's of Rocky Point, Miller Place and Mt. Sinai.
Reiny Scherwagen / Commodore at Mt.
Sinai Yacht Club is placing the donation flyer on the club bulletin
Madeline Gestone and her father Steve are setting up a band fundraiser. They have contacted Steve's friend, Doug who is the lead guitarist for a band called 'Sweaty Betty' and the date is tentative for May 17, 24, or 31 at Kelly's in Medford. We will verify the date and time and post it as soon as it becomes available as well as directions.
There will be a raffle and a 50 - 50 raffle as well - it will be a fun night! Stay tuned for the date and time and let all your friends know so it is a success. This will be a really fun night for everyone - great music, friends - and best of all we will all be helping Nick and his family!
We need as many people as possible
to help promote the concert - so check for updates for the day and
Mary Anne Martin is the MPHS Varsity Volleyball coach. She is
organizing a Volleyball Tournament Fundraiser - she'll keep us
posted as soon as she gets the OK and works out all the details. We
Kathy Kibbel is committed to using all of her resources to raise
donations for Nick and the Manzo family. She's been bringing
food from Chong Sar, La Casa, Hartlins and other restaurants to the
Theresa Boyle has offered to host a
fundraiser at her vineyard in Cutchogue during the summer.
Jeannie Kessel forwarded
information to a bunch of Miller Place Alumni. Matt Clark, principal
at North Country Road School wrote her back letting Jeannie know
that the Student Government is fundraising on behalf of Nick.
Michele and Charlie Archer have
suggested a fundraiser at a local Fire House. We'll keep you posted
June Connolly has suggested the
Manzo family to Tara's Pub in Port Jefferson Station for a
fundraiser. Each year the Pub holds a fundraiser in honor of a
family in a crisis situation.
Liz Giblin of the Miller Place School District is in the process of "rallying the troops" at the school and is attempting to set up some fundraising through local restaurants and/or a teacher/student fundraiser for Nick and his family.
She is waiting for some feedback
and will keep us posted.