Hull PorchFest 2nd Annual FUNdraiser – June 22, 2021

The Hull PorchFest team wishes to thank the Hull community, our sponsors and generous donors for, once again, turning out in a big way on Tuesday night, June 22 at The Parrot.

Guests ready for a party came down to The Parrot and enjoyed good friends, delicious food, and great music well into the night. The list of people to thank is long.

First, thank you to Brian Houlihan and his entire Eat Local team at The Parrot for being great hosts for the 2nd straight year. Your generosity has enabled Hull PorchFest to live up to our charter to give back to the community. By making your facilities available we will be able provide financial support again this year to the Anne M. Scully Senior Center in Hull.

Thank you to Joe Small for once again serving as emcee for the event. No one exudes warmth and class better than Joe. We are honored to have you with us.

Thank you to our entertainers for the evening, Mike Tetreault, Steve Tapper, Shira Moss, Renae Ann and Mike Dardis for your professionalism, generosity and for the great sounds you brought to the event. You all came from long distances on a rainy night and delivered like pros.

Thank you to our many donors of raffle prizes and silent auction items for your extreme generosity:

Balance Studios – Class Card

Crave Smoothies & Bowls – Gift Card

Front Porch Studios – Music Production Services

George Washington Tom TV & Appliance – Utensil Set

The Good Geeks & Scoops Ice Cream Shop – Mimosa Gift Basket & Dog-Theme Raffle Basket

Jakes Restaurant – Gift Card

Kevin Hull & Robin Coyne Hull – Wine Paired Meal for Two

Mambos Restaurant – Gift Card

Nantasket Liquors – Donation

Nantasket Sweets by Swedes – Gift Basket

Orange Theory Fitness – Class Cards & Bag

Paragon Surf – Boogie Board

Pete Coffman, Pam Coffman, Bob Belknap & Maureen Mathews – Lunch Cruise on the Sea Fever

Red Sky Restaurant – Gift Card

Sarah McKenna – Red Sox Tickets

Schooners Restaurant – Gift Card

Jamie Ross of Securian Advisors of New England – Financial Planning Consulting

Shipwreck’d Restaurant – Gift Basket

Sue Bradley – Stained Glass Window Art Piece

Sue Lynch – Gift Basket

To Dine For – Gift Card

Thank you to our many 2020/2021 sponsors and, particularly our presenting sponsor, Charisma Realty.

Orange Theory Fitness, The Parrot, DiVito Realty, The Good Geeks, Abby Diamond CMA, Remote Recycle, Hull-Nantasket Chamber, Hingham Institution for Savings, Front Porch Studios, Balance Studio, Toast, O’Neill Tire and Auto Service, BBS Inc. Tax & Advisory Services, Nantasket Flowers, Stan & Justine

Augenstern of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage of Hull, Nantasket Liquors, Weinberg’s Bakery & Café, Hull Auto Repair & Detail.

A very big thank you to all of our guests who dug deep and generously to buy tickets and then give more to the raffles, silent auction and to general donations especially at our end of night sing-a-long with entertainer Mike Dardis. We appreciate your giving far more than you know.

Special Donors include Chris and Ellie Pariseault of Hull who submitted the winning bids on two of our silent auction items AND made a generous donation one-off donation the night of the FUNdraiser. Also, thank you to attorney Dan Young for his generous donation.

As special shout out to Patti Abbate, Tom Wesley and the entire team at the Hull Times for your part in publicizing not just the FUNdraiser but in highlighting ALL events related to Hull PorchFest. You are a valued and important partner.

Thank to our many volunteers who helped out in so many ways the night of the FUNdraiser: Sally Bergstein, Cecelia Bailey, Bridget Kotelly, Robin Coyne Hull, Trish Waddleton, Loretta Lane, Lisa Leary, and Mark Crehan. Sincere apologies to ANYONE we may have forgotten.

Finally, our eternal gratitude to the Hull PorchFest planning team of Sue Lynch, Fred Meltzer, Kevin Hull, Kat Wasabi, Peter & Pam Coffman and Trish Waddleton. You are the ones that make it all happen.


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