The Concerned Citizens of Bayonne held the organization’s annual fundraiser on April 23 at The Chandelier Restaurant, Bayonne. The fundraiser was an evening of great food, great prizes, and great company—everyone had a wonderful time.
Special thanks to the Committees who worked so very hard and did a wonderful job, namely: Marie Shahpazian and Loretta Cerullo, event co-chairs; Jean Perrucci and Angela Martorana, reservations; Alice Rooth and Jerry Kelly, 50/50s; Marie Shahpazian and Loretta Cerullo, mystery prizes, packages, programs, decorations, etc.; Ann Hauser and Kathy Feeley, money fish bowl; Carol Savo, dine around; Dolores Kelly and Carol Kochanski, majors; Diane Kaminski, Emmie Sottile and Dianna Roedel, specials; and Chris Reilly, program cover.
Special thanks also to John Baccarella for leading the National Anthem; all who attended the fundraiser; all who helped set up and distribute the gifts; the staff of the Chandelier Restaurant for the fine service and wonderful food; Balloons LTD; and “Bayonne Community News.”“The Jersey Journal,” and Cablevision for publishing our meeting and event notices.
Thanks also to our members and all who contributed to our fundraiser (individuals and businesses). We are very grateful for your support. Special thanks to CCB’s energizer bunny, Jean Perrucci, who works tirelessly for the organization; Carol Kochanski for her efforts soliciting gifts; and Frank Perrucci and John Nicaretta, who ended the evening by leading the attendees in “God Bless America.”
It was a wonderful evening—a great way to celebrate our organization’s “43” years of service to the Bayonne Community!
FRANK P. PERRUCCI