The Herb Chambers Companies donated oversized gift bows for the decoration of five vehicles recently featured in the 50th Annual Falmouth Christmas Parade as part of the Wings For Falmouth Families walking unit.
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The 5th Annual Autumn Seaside Gala to benefit Wings For Falmouth Families was held on Saturday, November 2, 2013 at the Flying Bridge Restaurant. It was a sell-out crowd with over 200 guests, dozens of local sponsors and the event raised nearly $35,000 all of which will directly assist local families in need and continue to build our endowment fund towards it goal of $200k.
Over 100 silent auction items and packages were bid on during the evening, including this “Boat Load of Wine” that featured a beautiful row boat coffee table (donated by Paines Patio and Nautical & Nice) and was filled with wine bottles donated by WFFF board members and volunteers.
Next year’s event will be held at the Flying Bridge Restaurant on Saturday, November 1, 2013. If you are interested in participating as a sponsor, donor or wish to reserve tickets, please CONTACT US.
The WFFF Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Anne Marie Dillon, Assistant Vice President / Branch Manager of Rockland Bank, has been elected to the Board and will serve as Assistant Treasurer, a new position created for continued financial stewardship of the organization and succession planning for the future.
Utilizing social media as another avenue for community outreach, Wings For Falmouth Families has launched a new Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/WingsForFalmouth. Please visit us and LIKE US as we grow our Facebook family of friends, families and supporters.
At the annual meeting held May 11, the Board of Directors of Wings For Falmouth Families welcomed two of the organization’s Founders Circle members back to the board. Ruth Augusta (elected president) and Harry Turner will rejoin existing board members Todd Bidwell (immediate past president), Stephanie Litterer (newly elected vice president), Mark Petersen (treasurer), Jessica Culley-Kozens (secretary/clerk), Margaret Abisla, Joanne Bayles, Debra Levy, Scott Muma (immediate past vice president), and Donna Noonan.
CLICK HERE for press release
During the 4th Annual Evening of Comedy Wings For Falmouth Families President, Todd Bidwell, introduced the newly established Wind Beneath Our Wings Annual Campaign and recognized its donors for 2012.
CLICK HERE to view the 2012 Wind Beneath Our Wings donor roster
Board of Directors welcomes new board members and celebrates the talents and generosity of three retiring members at Annual Meeting.
CLICK HERE for article on Falmouth Patch.
DONATIONS OVER $1,000 RECEIVED IN 2011
We express our deepest appreciation to all of our donors throughout the year and wish to highlight those donors who have made significant contributions to WFFF this year:
- Liam Maguire’s Irish Pub: $10,000
- Cape Cod Foundation – O’Keefe Family Charitable Trust: $5,000
- Charles & Pamela Bardelis, Jr.: $5,000
- Sallie Peterson – Founders Circle: $3,500
- Woods Hole Foundation: $2,500
- William & Linda Zammer: $2,000
- St. Barnabas Episcopal Church –Behrens Fund: $1,500
- Cape Cod Marathon and the Falmouth Track Club: $1,500
- Dr. & Mrs. William Litterer: $1,000