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May 05 2010

Thank You!

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Thank you all for making this year’s “A Night with an Angel” such an astounding success. We are proud to say this was our biggest event ever with over 270 people in attendence! Visit our photos page for the event photos (or Picasa for saving/slideshow of photos) and videos page for the slideshow shown at the event (also below).

This year’s “A Night with an Angel” slideshow: a tribute to Emily and Foundation updates.

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Mar 15 2010

Our 4th Annual “A Night with an Angel” on May 3rd, 2010: RSVP now online or by mail! (Deadline extended)

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1) Either print out the below response card (click here for PDF version) and mail in with check payable to“Emily C. Specchio Foundation” to:

The Emily C. Specchio Foundation
c/o David A. Lewis, Esq.
52 Maple Avenue
Morristown, NJ 07960

2) OR RSVP online by sending your name, address, phone, and email to (or through the contact page) along with the number/names of those attending and any seating requests. You may pay for the event ($100/person) online through paypal (can also click “donate” button in left column). A confirmation email will be sent for your reservation.

RSVP has been extended to April 26th! We look forward to seeing you at the event. Thank you for your generosity and for supporting The Emily C. Specchio Foundation!

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Jan 03 2010

Save the Date: 4th Annual “A Night with an Angel” event!

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save the date 2010

Stay tuned for more details!

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Oct 19 2009

Stay Tuned…

... the winners of our first ever Emily C. Specchio Ambassador award will be announced THIS WEEK! We will be posting the winning project idea along with the bios of the winners right here on our home page.


Also of note:

  • SAVE THE DATE! The 4th Annual “A Night with an Angel” will be held on Monday May 3rd, 2010.
  • Check out our newly funded Kiva Entrepreneurs! We fund young women in their 20′s that are taking initiative to raise out of poverty around the world.
  • We are currently in the process of selecting this year’s Emily C. Specchio Memorial Scholarship recipients at Virginia Tech. We are pleased to report a very strong group of applicants again this year!
  • We have 2 new initiatives support mentorship in the pipelines. One will involve working with a Blacksburg Elementary School in which Emily once volunteered, and the other will involve sponsoring young women active in community service to attend a Women’s Leadership Conference.
  • Finally, a new scholarship will be added to our yearly support of youth making a difference. We have partnered up with the New Jersey Community Development Corporation (NJCDC) to fund an annual scholarship given to high school youth showing excellence in academics and community service.

We have been so busy this year adding new initiatives and supporting our established programs all in line with our mission of helping youth make a difference in the world.

Thank you for your continued support!!

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Jul 14 2009

2009 “A Night with an Angel” photos are now posted!

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Please visit our photo gallery to view pictures from the “Night with an Angel” benefit event on May 4th.

Thank you to all who helped make this event an overwhelming success! We look forward to another year of making a difference in Emily’s memory.

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Jun 02 2009

Order Emily C. Specchio Foundation T-shirts!

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Emily C. Specchio Foundation “A Night with an Angel” T-shirts are now available for sale online!

To order, please visit here!


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May 06 2009

Thank You!!

The Emily C. Specchio Foundation would like to give a huge thank you to all who contributed to the overwhelming success of the 3rd Annual “A Night with an Angel” Benefit dinner on Monday, May 4th. Over 230 people attended the banquet and over $45,000 (and counting) of contributions were generously donated to the Emily C. Specchio Foundation. Check back for the announcement of the final total in a few days! Also, pictures from the event and t-shirt ordering information will be up shortly.

100% of the money netted from this event will support our mission of encouraging and financially supporting youth who take initiative in changing the world for the better.

To find out more about what the foundation has accomplished thus far, and to learn about the new foundation initiatives announced at the event, please watch this video.

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Apr 27 2009

3rd Annual “A Night with an Angel”!

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Be a part in keeping Emily’s dreams alive. You won’t want to miss out on this fun and inspirational night. Please RSVP by one of the 2 methods listed below by April 27th, 2009!

The Emily C. Specchio Foundation cordially invites you to join us at the:

3rd Annual “A Night with an Angel” Dinner

Monday, May 4th, 2009

The Madison Hotel

Morristown, New Jersey

Night with an Angel 2009

How you can RSVP and help:

1) Donate items for our silent auction! If you have items to donate, please contact us through the contact page.

2) Join us for our 3rd annual “Night with an Angel” benefit dinner! Stay tuned for more updates, but the night will include an open bar, full dinner, live music, silent auction, presentations on the work and progress of the foundation, awarding of the annual Emily C. Specchio Scholarship, and an inspiring keynote speaker!  Visit our “Night with an Angel” section to learn more and see pictures of past events!

Two convenient ways to RSVP:

  • Print out the 2009 invite and fill in the form on the second page.  Enclose a check payable to The Emily C. Specchio Foundation, and mail to:

Emily C. Specchio Foundation
c/o David A. Lewis, Esq.
52 Maple Avenue
Morristown, NJ 07960

  • RSVP online through the “contact us” page and in the message body, please leave your: name, address, email, telephone, number of seats, and names attending. Also feel free to make requests for table assignments. Payment for the dinner can be made online through Paypal.

3) If you cannot attend the event, but would like to support the Emily C. Specchio Foundation, please either send a check made out to “The Emily C. Specchio Foundation” and mail it to The Emily C. Specchio Foundation c/o David A. Lewis, Esq., 52 Maple Avenue, Morristown, NJ 07960 OR Donate through paypal via this website.

All Donations are tax deductible! Thank you for your generosity and we hope to see you all on May 4th!!

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Jul 13 2008

2nd Annual Night with an Angel

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The Emily C. Specchio Foundation would like to THANK YOU ALL for helping make our 2nd annual “A Night with an Angel” fundraising dinner such an astounding success!   Due to your generosity, over $30,000 was raised to support charities close to Emily’s heart. Please visit our new Photo Gallery to view photos from this year’s event.  

Additionally, we’d like to give special thanks to all those who donated to our silent auction,  our speakers during the event, and those who helped set up and run the fundraiser event. We look forward to working with everyone again next year!!   

 Please enjoy this video shown at the event highlighting the work of the Emily C. Specchio Foundation over the past year:



Also, videos of our keynote speaker, Marco Ambrosio can be found here

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