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    Brooke Hobson
Support Local: Newport Fundraiser Social Calendar

The warmer months will bring many fundraising events to Newport that you do not want to miss! They not only support great causes in the local community, but are also fun to attend and catch up with friends.

Mark your calendars - we hope to see you there! 

 

June 4, 2016 - Ballard Park Fundraiser 

Ballard Park is known as Newport's only nature preserve. In order to keep it as beautiful as ever, The Friends of Ballard Park hold an annual silent auction. The event will be held at Edgehill, with wine selections from Les Ballard and hor d'oeuvres by McGrath's Clambakes.

For more information about this event or Ballard Park contact info@ballardpark.org.

June 11, 2016 - HOPE Gala at The Elms

The HOPE Fund is an amazing foundation based locally in Newport that supports cancer research. Every year the foundation holds a White Tie Gala Awards Dinner located at The Elms mansion.

For information about attending, please email events@hope-funds.org.

June 24-26, 2016 - Flower Show at Rosecliff

Newport is known for it's stunning historical mansions - but it takes a TON of work to preserve them. The Newport Flower Show at Rosecliff mansion will give all donations to the Preservation Society in order to keep these mansions beautiful. The show will feature beautiful flower arrangements, unique shopping booths, champagne and jazz brunch and more. 

July 9, 2016 - IYRS Annual Summer Gala

IYRS (International Yacht Restoration School) is located right in downtown Newport - only appropriate! Every summer, IRYS holds a gala and it's a night you won't forget and don't want to miss! Event includes a sit down dinner and a night of entertainment.

To purchase tickets or to donate please visit this link.

More information on this event to come- stay tuned!

July 14, 2016 - Alex and Ani Fashion Show 

During International Tennis Hall of Fame Championship week, Alex and Ani will be hosting a "ladies day" fashion show on center court. Fashion from Alex and Ani, Brooks Brothers and FILA will be modeled with a brunch to follow.

For information on tickets to attend call the tournament office at (401) 849-6053.

August 12, 2016 - Boys and Girls Club Yacht Hop

In honor of Newport Boys and Girls club, the foundation will be hosting it's annual Yacht Rendezvous in partnership with Yacht International. The evening will include a yacht hop on a variety of luxurious yachts with a dinner and dance to follow.All funds go to support the local club.

For information on tickets, please click here.

 

Support & shop local :)

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  • Apr 20, 2016

    The Island Moving Company’s gala – Nuit Blanche, an amazing party – is Friday, July 8th @ The Elms

    — Brenda Calkins

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