The animated Disney movie Big Hero 6 will be shown at the David Crohan Community Center Thursday as a fundraiser for the Flanders, Riverside and Northampton Community Association.
Doors open at 6 p.m. and the movie will start at 6:30 p.m. The cost will be $20 per family and $15 per family for FRNCA members. READ
More than $10,000 was raised during a fundraiser at Michelangelo’s Pizzeria in Mattituck Tuesday evening for the restaurant’s manager, Felipe Rodriguez of Wantagh, who was recently diagnosed with a rare form of lymphoma and is now unable to work. An additional $9,000 has been raised in an online fundraiser.
“I support my crew,” said Michelangelo’s owner Frank DiStefano, who added that a total of $10,400 was raised through ticket sales and donations from local organizations. “If someone’s down, we want to help.” (more…)
Four months after a fire destroyed the Fountaine family’s home in Northampton, friends and neighbors are coming together to raise funds through a Chinese auction and dinner event called “Love Thy Neighbor.”
One day before the event, the dinner has already sold out of nearly all 250 of its $50 tickets. (more…)
An online fundraiser to honor the memory of Tom Cutinella has already surpassed $11,500 as of Saturday morning. (more…)
The first-ever spelling bee was held at the Jamesport Meeting House on May 23 and it was a smashing success.
Nearly two dozen people of all ages took part in the competition, which will benefit the upkeep and restoration of the historic Meeting House.
Sarah Bowe took home the trophy for first place, followed by Beth Motschenbacher in second and Carol Cryzwinski in third.
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For the third year in a row, Riverhead Move the Animal Shelter rolled out motorcycles and classic cars in town to raise funds for a new animal shelter.
After being held downtown by the Peconic River last year and at Calverton Links the previous year, Hogs & Hot Rods Rock the Shelter fundraiser was held in the Splish Splash parking lot in Calverton Sunday afternoon.
Sponsored by Splish Splash to benefit the nonprofit started by Denise Lucas, the festival featured a car and motorcycle show, vendors, and live music.
Ms. Lucas started her effort to move the Riverhead Town Animal Shelter in September 2011.
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