Saturday, September 30, 2023
6:00 PM
Empire Live
93 North Pearl Street | Albany, NY 12207

We are thrilled to unveil our upcoming fall fundraiser, Rock Your Style® at Empire Live in Albany! Get ready for a sensational fashion show featuring local “movers and shakers” strutting their stuff on the runway, all in support of the NYOH Community Cancer Foundation and our mission to aid cancer patients. Anticipate an incredible gathering of our NYOH community, cancer survivors, individuals touched by cancer, and local businesses uniting their love for fashion and philanthropy. Prepare to be captivated by an electrifying event that blends style and compassion!

This event has passed.  Visit the Rock Your Style® Facebook page for event photos and anticipated updates for 2024.

Guest Details

Cash bar with complimentary signature cocktails, liquor provided by Empire Merchants North

Fashionably chic attire recommended

Post-fashion show afterparty

Catering provided by Dominick Purnomo Restaurant Group

Ages 21+ only

Fashion Show Details

Fashion provided by Fancy Schmancy and Macy’s Colonie Center

Model hair styled by Grit + Grace Salon and Boutique and Beauty FX by Kris Dunc

Music provided by DJ Reel

Program Look Book

Meet the Rock Your Style® Models

Each of our models set their own fundraising goal and collectively raised nearly $144,000 for the NYOH Community Cancer Foundation.
Congratulations to Jenny Malatras for being our top model fundraiser and winning the coveted “Golden Hanger” Award!

Anzala Alozie

Phil Burse

Gabrielle Calabrese

Roz Cardish

Charmaine Daniels

Dr. Arsyl De Jesus

Leevi Gore

Justin Ko

ZJ Halse-Mendez

Howard Hanna

Jenny Malatras

Austin Okoye

Dr. Mihir Raval

Ana Shaello

Leah Slocum

Dora Swan

Chris Tocin

Larry Treen

Shannon Walsh

Thank You to Our Event Sponsors

Haute Couture Supporter

in support of Anzala Alozie and Ana Shaello

in support of Gabby Calabrese and Chris Tocin

Trendsetter Supporter

in support of Dr. Mihir Raval

in support of Dr. Arsyl De Jesus

in support of Larry Treen

in support of Justin Ko

in support of Dr. Mihir Raval

in honor of all the patients who agree to participate in clinical trials

in support of Leah Slocum

in support of Larry Treen

in support of Austin Okoye

in support of Jenny Malatras

in memory of John Rese Davis

Community Supporter

3N Document Destruction

BBL Companies, in support of Gabby Calabrese

The Binding Site/Thermo Fisher Scientific

Business for Good, in support of Dr. Arsyl De Jesus

Columbia Memorial Hospital

Community Impact Support Fund of The Community Foundation for the Greater Capital Region, in support of Anzala Alozie

Frank Adams Jewelers

Andrea Googas Realtor at Cornwell Real Estate

Grit + Grace Salon and Boutique, in memory of Aunt Sissy

Lia Auto Group

Jenny and Jim Malatras, in memory of Eileen Haworth Weil

John J. Nigro

E. Stewart Jones, Jr. and Kimberly Sanger Jones, in memory of Penny Jones

Northwestern Mutual

Rifenburg Companies

Seagen, in memory of Michael Anthony Weaver

Statewide Public Affairs, in support of Jenny Malatras

Business Friend

Albany Med Health System

Brown & Weinraub, PLLC, in support of Jenny Malatras

Capital District Digital, in memory of Robert Winning

County Waste

Curtis Lumber

EMCO Construction


Harris A. Sanders Architects, P.C.

Her Underthings, in support of Jason Halse-Mendez


Key Bank

LaChance Insurance Agency, in support of Gabby Calabrese

Manhattan Strategies, in support of Jenny Malatras

Merrill Lynch Wealth Management, Franke Stento Mohan Group

Nixon Peabody, LLP

Ostroff Associates, in support of Jenny Malatras

Pathline Labs

The Placid Baker, in support of Jenny Malatras

Planit Waste & Recycling, Inc., in support of Gabby Calabrese

Restaurant Navona

Quality PM, in support of Jenny Malatras

Star Plaza, Inc, in support of Dora Swan

Superfecta Management

Teal, Becker & Chiaramonte, CPAs

The Foundry for Art Design + Culture

Townley and Wheeler Funeral Home

Ungerman Electric

United Way of the Greater Capital Region, in support of Roz Cardish

The Wagoner Firm, in support of Jenny Malatras

Waterworks Pub, in support of Phil Burse

Woodland Hill Montessori School, in support of Jenny Malatras

Virtue Consignment, in support of Gabby Calabrese

Honorary Committee

Andrew Weil, in memory of Eileen Haworth Weil

Angela Joiner, in memory of Debra Thorpe Rucker

Annette Nanes, in memory of Lillian Nanes

Antoinette Nyiann Lawson *

Ashley Closson *

Brad Wagner

Brian Ballard *

Brian Dillman

Carrie Vanderhoof *

Chelsie and Ryan Jankow, in honor of Jeffrey Cliff

Cheryl Delk *

Cheryl Trefzger

Chris Galeo *

Christine Filippelli

Christine Saward, in honor of Jenny Malatras

Christine Vaughn, in memory of Christina Bolduc

Christopher and Molly Tocin, in honor of Melinda Mack

Cindy Applebaum

Congressman Paul D. Tonko, in memory of Fran Tonko

Cris Schrader

Dan Urban

David Shaffer+ and Alane Gahagan

Deb Renner, in memory of both of my parents

Deborah F Monticello, in memory of Renee Fotouhi Scholder

Dr. Courtney Bellomo

Dr. Heidi Godoy

Dr. Karen L. Tedesco

Dr. Madhavi Kambam

Dr. Mihir and Mariah Raval

Dr. Nischala Ammannagari, in honor of my patients

Dr. Pooja Chaukiyal

Dr. Rahul Ravilla & Dr. Sowmya Chandra Reddy

Dr. Rufus Collea

Eugene Cardish III

fin – your fishmonger

Holly Garofano

Jamie Brown, in honor of Larry Ward

Jamie Christian *

Jason Greco

Jen Donovan *

Jerome Daniels

Jill+ and Michael Walsh, in memory of Donna Wingate

Joe Roberts

John Maggiore

Joni Richter *

Josalynn Smith *

Karen Carpenter

Karen VanRoy, in honor of Sue Testo and Roslyn Cardish

Karri Scott-DiFazio, in memory of Rona & Arthur Gelfand

Kat* and Pat Trippany

Kevin and Maria Connally

Kim Stergas

Kimberly Sanger Jones

Kris Duncan *

Linda Hall *

Linda Muller Pettersson

Lisa Proskin+ and Jonathan Pierce

Luca Marino

Lucas Ruglis

Maile Barcelon *

Margarita City

Mark Hammer, in honor of Dora Swan

Martha Minbiole, in memory of Kristy Clement

Maureen Baringer, in honor of Jenny’s Mom, who raised a beautiful daughter!

Matthew DiCaprio

Megan Ross

Meghan Altieri *, in honor of Richard Altieri III

Michael Ferra and Kate Durivage, in honor of Dr. Raval

Michelle Golonka

Michelle Ostrelich and Howard Schlossberg

Nancy Rouse, in honor of Joe Rouse

Orah LeHockey

Patrice Wells, in tribute to Bernie

Payton Huntington *

Rachel Hye Youn Rupright *

Ridgely Harrison

Robert & Andrea Hahn, to all the strong superheroes who continue to fight

Rose Miller

Ruth Mahoney

Sabrina Mosseau *+

Samantha Hotz, in memory of Dorothy Hotz

Sarah Broderick

Sarah Halliday

Sue-Ann Dunn *

St. John’s Episcopal Church

Sue Bradley+, in tribute to Karen Peters

Sue Krizancic

Sue Testo

Susan Thomas

Suzanne Calabrese

Takara Wiles and Jacques Fontin

Tara Pleat, in memory of Robert Wahrman

Tracy Metzger, in memory of Joe Calabrese

Trang Vu

* Event Committee Member
+ Foundation Board Member

Rock It Your Way and Dine Around Supporters

Boudoir Unbound

Brighton Suites Hotel, Rehoboth Beach

Detailed Image

Dominick Purnomo Restaurant Group

Grit + Grace Salon and Boutique

Hannoush Jewelers

Hebe Med Spa

Lululemon Albany

New York Oncology Hematology, Executive Team

The Palace Theater

Rivers Casino and Resort

Thank you to our generous restaurant community for donating to our Dine Around!

Event Committee

Meghan Altieri

Brian Ballard

Maile Barcelon

Payton Huntington

Antoinette Nyiann Lawson

Sabrina Mosseau

Daniel Burns

Jamie Christian

Ashley Closson

Joni Richter

Rachel Hye Youn Rupright

Josalynn Smith

Cheryl Delk

Jen Donovan

Chris Galeo

Linda Hall

Kat Trippany

Takara Wiles

Carrie Vanderhoof