Past events

Comedy For A Cause

The Comedy Club Charity Fundraiser. Thank You to everyone who came out to show their support.

The Comedy Club Fundraiser – January 17th, 2015

Comedy For A Cause


Nassau 5k Country Run – May 17, 2013


Nassau 5k Country Run – May 20, 2011

Race results


 

Nassau 5k Country Run – May 21, 2010

 

 

 


Ella Grace Chiari Foundation 5K Country Run Results – 2010

 

Sponsored by:  Town of Nassau, Village of Nassau, Nassau Fire District EMT’s, Nassau Police Dept, Hannaford, Thoma Tire, Rensselaer County Sheriff’s Dept., Nassau Merchandising, Albany Broadcasting, First Niagara Bank, Dick’s Sporting Goods, The Children’s Place, Nassau Veterinary Clinic, Schodack Police Dept., Price Chopper, Stewart’s, Wal*Mart, Ultra Lube, Road I.D., Phelps Insurance, Race With Us.


Crusade Against Chiari 5K Run – August 13, 2010

 

Photographs of the “Crusade against Chiari” 5K run were taken by Running Guru; you can access and purchase them  by going to their website @ www.runningguru.com

Thank you Running Guru for your support!

Keynote speaker: Tadanori Tomita, M.D.      Yeager Professor and Chairman, Division of Neurosurgery, Director ,Falk Brain Tumor Center, @ Childrens’ Memorial Hospital; Professor and Vice-Chari, Department of Neurosurgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Whitney Thorpe Klinsky

Special appearance by the new 2010 Miss Illinois –  Whitney Thorpe- Klinsky

 

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Timing provided by Race Time


Cocktail Reception October 24, 2009

Deb La Due and Mayor Gerald Jennings

Deb La Due abd Mayor Gerald Jennings

Dr.John Gavin, Dr. Jason Mouzakes - Pediatric Otolarynology, Brendan O'Shea esq.

Dr.John Gavin, Dr. Jason Mouzakes - Pediatric Otolarynology, Brendan O'Shea esq.

What a delight to have Mayor Gerald Jennings kick off this event.

Many thanks to our guest speakers, Rensselaer county Executive Kathleen Jimino, Assemblyman Tim Gordon and our “keynote” Dr. Matthew Adamo. Sincere thanks also goes to a dear friend and supporter Joe Condon from Albany Broadcasting.

Many thanks to the Board of Directors (Kim Broga, Carmela Richeson, and Joan Heritage), and our Medical Advisory committee,  (Dr.Jason Mouzakes, Dr.John Gavin and Dr. Matthew Adamo), for your guidance, expertise and support! Many thanks to our planning committee and to all the volunteers from Kohl’s Dept. Store.

Dr. Matthew Adamo

Dr. Matthew Adamo

Joe Condon B95.5 and Albany Broadcasting

Joe Condon B95.5 and Albany Broadcasting

The Kohl's Volunteer Team

The Kohl's Volunteer Team

Deb La Due/ Founder and President

Deb La Due/ Founder and President


The Crusade Against Chiari Basketball Game was a huge success!

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Ella shown slam dunking the ball with a little help from Mr. Forth

A very special thank you goes to Mr. Craig Forth for his generous contribution of time, talent and resourcefulness.

A very special thank  you also goes to the East Greenbush teachers, staff and members of the community.

To all of you who pulled together to help, please accept my heartfelt appreciation for your compassion, dedication, volunteerism and contributions.


Barbecue @ Greenbelt Forest Preserve in North Chicago IL

Sunday August 2nd 2009
for further information contact Carmela Richeson
egcfchicago@gmail.com

A warm thank you goes to my sister Carmela Richeson for her dedication to this foundation.


2008 Walk in Washington Park, Albany, NY

Ella, Albany, NY Mayor Jennings, and Deb

Ella, Albany, NY Mayor Jennings, and Deb

Deb LaDue had the honor to co-chair the walk in Washington Park, Albany, NY in 2008 to raise awareness about Chiari Malformation.   The Mayor, Gerald Jennings,  came to participate and show his support.


Baked Ziti Dinner
held at the Elks Club in East Greenbush, NY in Spring 2009

Gabriella Broga and Alexandra La Due were partnered up on the cleanup committee and did a fabulous job!

Gabriella Broga and Alexandra La Due were partnered up on the cleanup committee and did a fabulous job!

Sponsors
City of Albany , First Niagara Bank,  Golub Foundation,  NYS Funeral Directors Association,Stewarts Shops, Drue Sanders Jewelers, Glennpeter Jewelers, Brittany Jewelers,  Gymboree,  Lancome,  Bella Nopli,  Olive Garden,  Red Lobster, Teagans,  Applebee’s,  Scaranto’s Restaurant,  Villa Valenti,  The Cookie Factory,  The Cheescake Factory, Gordon Companies, Fancy Schmancy, Planet Beach,  Saxton Sign, The Sports Grill of E. Greenbush, CNY Healing Arts Wellness Center @  Spa, Kohl’s Department Store, Chanel@ Macy’s, The Center for Facial Plastic Surgery & Laser Skin Care, Carol’s Denn Fowers and Gifts, T.G. I. Friday’s, Hazel and Bill Vasak.

Thank you Chicago!