Guardian Brain Foundation hold annual Butterfly Ball

Posted on December 7, 2005

Bellmore Life, 12/7/05 The Guardian Brain Foundation recently celebrated its third annual Butterfly Ball at the Carltun. The perfect mix of fun and elegance made the evening a success. Arjay Lewis from Arjay Lewis Productions captured the guest’s attention by donning his mask and cape and greeting all entering the cocktail room by singing the […]


She’s a real character, maybe a heroine!

Posted on November 28, 2005

Angela Susan Anton wants the character to be smart. She wants the character to be a lot like herself. But most of all, she wants the character not to be killed off in the same sentence in which she is introduced. For $1,800, that doesn’t seem like a lot to ask. That’s the price Anton […]


Local Foundation Publishes COOKBOOK

Posted on January 6, 2005

The Guardian Brain Foundation’s inspirational cookbook This unique cook book is packed with donated recipes. The Guardian Brain Foundation has collected the best recipes from group members, family, friends and stars and compiled them into an attractive keepsake cookbook. As you flip through the pages you can embrace inspirational quotes. For a $10 donation to […]


Strength, from sorrow

Posted on November 28, 2004

Three families find new purpose after tragic losses by Mary Beth Casper, Newsday, 11/28/04 They are ordinary people doing extraordinary things. Their lives were touched by tragedy, yet each went on to turn their grief around to help others. They started nonprofit foundations to find meaning in their losses. They run the organizations, most of […]


Ridgewood Savings Bank helps make a difference

Posted on August 12, 2004

by Mary Pallotta, President, Guardian Brain Foundation, Bellmore Life, 08/12/04 The Guardian Brain Foundation would like to thank the Ridgewood Savings Rank and the community for their donations of toiletry items for patients with bruin tumors. Items were gathered and given out to patients. What a wonderful way to share compassion. There is no greater […]


Runs for Guardian Brain Foundation

Posted on June 3, 2004

by Kristin Ianiero, Bellmore Life, 06/03/2004 Giovanni, from Matteos Restaurant in Bellmore, ran the Long Island Half Marathon.  By participating in the 13 mile race, Giovanni, a member of the Guardian Brian Foundation, raised over five thousand dollars for the foundation’s mission and goals. Each year, over 1.5 million Americans are diagnosed with a brain […]


Senator Fuschillo Secures State Funds for Guardian Brain Foundation

Posted on May 28, 2004

From:, 05/28/04 Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) announced that he has procured $10,000 in state funding for the Guardian Brain Foundation. The grant will help the Foundation provide support services to patients with brain tumors/injuries and their families. The Guardian Brain Foundation is a volunteer group whose goal is to raise […]


Thank you, Senator Fuschillo

Posted on April 8, 2004

by Mary Pallotta, Bellmore Life, 04/08/04 The Guardian Brain Foundation wishes to thank Senator Charles Fuschillo, Jr., for joining in our mission, and helping us bring awareness to the fight against brain injuries and tumors. Senator Fuschillo obtained a $10,000 grant for the foundation that will be used to provide support services, and help advance […]


Brain Awareness Week

Posted on March 16, 2004

by Mary Pallotta, Bellmore Life, 03/16/04 The Guardian Brain Foundation is a non-profit 501 (c) (3) organization. We provide support services and help advance neuroscience research for children and adults with injuries and tumors of the brain. We are proud to be a part of the international awareness for Brain Awareness Week from March 15-21. […]


GBF battles brain cancer at front lines

Posted on February 13, 2004

Mary Pallotta and her brother, Dennis, always dreamed of one day being in business together.  Today they work hand in hand every day – in spirit. Several years ago Dennis lost a battle against a cancerous brain tumor. “He’s not here, with me physically but his spirit inspires me daily,” Pallotta said. “Together, we’re in […]