Thank you so much for everyone who made our Una Noche Elegante Gala such a success. What a great night! A big thank you to our Gala committee: co-chairs, Denise Neves and Candace O’Neill, and their wonderful assistants, Monica Boyea, Michele Chartrand, Emily Currier, Jessica Hanley, Tish Laneuville, Suzanne LaPage, Sarah Ruby and Jonathan Wood.
We are so blessed to have the support of our community and, once again, thank these corporate sponsors: Diamond Sponsor, Donaldson Funeral Home, Platinum Sponsors, 2 Mama Birds, Cheers Design and Event Planning, Fiacco & Riley Construction, and Orvis St. Discount Wine & Liquor, Gold Sponsors, Frenchie’s Ford and Chevrolet, Heritage Homes, and Phillips Memorial Home, Silver Sponsor, Owl’s Nest, Bronze Sponsors, Allstate Insurance (Anson Burke), In-Law Brewery, Fay Motors, Snider, Kyriakopolous & Snider, and Copper Sponsors, Hurlbut Tent Rental, Massena Savings and Loan, and Mort Backus.
A HUGE thank you to everyone who donated countless hours of time, talent and treasure to turn our dining hall into a beautiful, Mexican hacienda, Denise Laneuville for running our Cantina, In-Law Brewery for their donation of cerveza, and 2 Mama Birds for creating gorgeous earrings for each lady who attended.
Thank you to everyone who helped in the kitchen creating delicious appetizers and Miss Willmart for her fancy cookies! We so appreciate Allen Chilton of Coach’s Corner and his chef, Shawn Legros, for our wonderful meal. Thank you also to the MCHS students — many who are TCS alumni — and our professional waitresses who served our meal.
Our entertainment was spectacular! Muchas Gracias to Mr. Mario Pratti and his quartet Poco A Poco, featuring Megan Morgan, Alexa Drumm and Jennifer Hadley, and our Baile Folklorico dancers, Ruben Boyea, Olivia Todd, Lauren Laughman, Jack Witkop, Ian Bigness, Jennifer Hadley, Brendan O’Neill and Hannah Laneuville.