To the editor:
The Winch family benefit dinner and silent auction was a huge success. The family lost their cat and many of their possessions in a house fire last month.
Thank you to all that helped with the benefit: Lake Placid Central School administration staff, Lake Placid Elementary School staff, Lake Placid Middle/High School staff, F.R.I.E.N.D.S., LPCS volleyball, soccer and cross country teams, Northwood School, Andrew Quinn, Desperados, LPCS Builders Club, LPCS Key Club, Adirondack Chocolates, Happy Campers, Fitness Revolution, Bimbo Boyer Bread, Stewart's Shop, Caffe Rustica, Price Chopper, The Boathouse, Ben and Jerry's, New Visions Lingerie, Merrill Thomas, Chair 6, Speedy Spa, Adirondack Premier Properties, China City, Little Supermarket, Wyatt's BBQ, Adirondack Trading Co., Adirondack Kid, Adirondack Custom Puzzles, Adirondack Fly Fishing, Contemporary Images, Mad River Pizza, Palace Theatre, Memories4U, Wildwood Motel, Owl's Head Mountain Rustic Furniture, Delta Blue, Just Bead It, Bowlwinkles, T and T Tanning Salon and Coffee Shop, Jimmy's 21, Adirondack Steak and Seafood, Bookstore Plus, New York Ski Education Foundation, Thomas Shipman Youth Center, Lake Placid Christmas Co., Cloudspin Ski and Sport, Quandt's, Starbucks, Cake Placid, Ruthie's Run, LPCS CSEA union, Olympic Regional Development Authority, Lake Placid Center for the Arts, Villa Vespa, Spruce Lodge B&B, Golden Arrow, Placid Planet, Gary Barney, Adirondack Yarns, Peggy Plank, Marsha Roy, Tina Stubbs, Lisa Rissberger, Linda Warner, Joe and Adrianne Kuckzkowski, Margaret Mihill, Nancy Opperman, Laura Hooker, Dr. Balestrini, Mr. and Mrs. Bissonette, Andrea Hill.
With many thanks,
Patti McConvey, F.R.I.E.N.D.S. and team organizers