"Helping Connecticut Families One at a Time"
Band Together #4 "Concert for Gianna" photo by Mike Thut
Front row: Gerald Goode, Jen Durkin, Christine Tambakis,Renard Boissiere, Jerry Vigorito
Back row: Rob Fried, Tyger MacNeal,Joe Meo, Butch Taylor, Chris Coogan.
"On Behalf of the State of Connecticut, it is a pleasure to extend my heartfelt gratitude to you for your efforts in coordinating the Band Together-Concert for Gianna"
M. Jodi Rell, Governor.
"It gives me great pleasure to join in the enthusiasm for Band Together's compassionate work. Your achievements have benefited individuals and their famlies as well as inspired people to come together for the betterment of their communites."
United States Congressman Christopher Shays
"Keep Making a Difference" Ned Lamont
"Thank so much, I had a wonderful time!" Ken Flatto, First Selectman Ffld.
"What a wonderful event, what a very special vibe, and a great group of musicians."
"Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductee" Ronnie Spector
"On behalf of Gathering of the Vibes, I just wanted to thank you all for the amazing work you're doing to help those in greatest need within the Fairfield County area. Anything I can do to help support your organization, just say the word & I'm there for you. With much respect, admiration & appreciation, be well." Ken Hays. Gathering of the Vibes.
"I have to say that I thought this would be great, but I didn't have any idea how fabulous it would be in reality. Our sincere thanks to Band Together from the entire board of Near & Far Aid for taking a chance with us. We are honored to have worked with such a professional team of like minded philanthropists who share our opinion that "it's not OK" for our neighbors to live in the manner that life and circumstance has placed them. Thank you for your contribution to Near & Far Aid, but more importantly, to the community as a whole." Patsy Devine, Near &Far Aid
"Thanks you guys are awesome! Loved the concert and positive energy of everything. We cannot thank you enough for your support and all you did to make this concert such a success." TJ Jenney, President & CEO
Habitat for Humanity of Coastal Fairfield County, Connecticut
"Thank you super much for the amazing night of performing with a group of amazing musicians. Band Together rocks my world indeed". Mystic Bowie, Performer
"I had the greatest time at the benefit. It was a pleasure working with such great musicians and performers. It didn't feel like work at all. I'll do it again anytime!"
Joe Bouchard, Founding, Former member of Blue Oyster Cult.
"I had such a great time...I mean, wow. And I'm a writer--and this is what I say? Geeze, not doing it justice. Simply put: Now I can say I'm an official Band Together fan."
Diane Sembrot, Editor, Moffly Media magazines.
"Thank you so much for inviting me to be apart of the most spiritually inspiring musical and life experience I've had to date. Friday night was truly a life changing experience for me."
Christine Tambakis, Performer.
"WOW! What a great event! You all did an incredible job and it all went so seamlessly.
You all looked like you were having a great time, as we all did. Thanks for your random act of kindness!" Mitch Fuchs, Audience member
WOW! It's true what you said about Band Together-it's a life changing experience!
Frank Simms, Performer
"Friday night was such a profound experience for me on so many different levels, and I am so grateful to have had the opportunity to come to someone's side and lift them up with the power of music.To be able to make a difference in someone's life - there's no words to describe the feeling." Gerald Goode, Performer
"No man has ever seen God; if we love one another, God abides" 1JN 4.12
....Thank you all for being you, I feel like I found the Mentors I've been searching for and I'm finally on the right path. peace and love, Jennifer " Jen ' Durkin, performer
"I was taken by the whole thing...it would not have mattered what went wrong or right...it was perfect! The music was amazing and the singing full of spirit and joy....what a wonderful group of musicians and talent you have created...congratulations!"
Laura Cambell, American Red Cross.
"I just wanted to say thanks for having me be a part of Band Together"
Brian Smith, Radio Host.
Band Together helps us to be a “part of the solution”. I am grateful to have been a part of it. Thanks for creating a vehicle for us to use our talents in a way that really makes a difference in this world! Jim Clark, Musician
Habitat for Humanity Coastal Fairfield County and a healthy Gianna Sarrica