Log In   ·   Become A Member
http://www.hamptons.com/gallery/ads/2145.gif

Itís Time To Get Cozy In Your Ugly Christmas Sweater For A Good East End Cause

Nicole Barylski

The time has come to break out or go on a shopping expedition for the ugliest, gaudiest, tackiest sweater that you can find and get ready for a night out in support of an amazing local organization.

On Friday, December 9th, Maureen's Haven will host its 2nd Annual Ugly Christmas Sweater Party at Greenport Harbor Brewing Co.

"The Ugly Xmas Sweater Party is THE Holiday event on the North Fork," noted Maryann Gensler of Maureen's Haven. "It's great fun for a great cause."

If the chance to leave with the title of ugliest sweater and winning awesome prizes isn't enough, the evening will include a 4-beer tasting flight, food, and an ice cream bar - because why not? A DJ from East End Entertainment will provide the tunes and Maureen's Haven will also raise funds via a 50/50 raffle and raffle baskets.

"We are a month into our emergency shelter program, and although the weather has been somewhat mild, we are already at full capacity," explained Gensler. "The Maureen's Haven 2nd Annual Ugly Christmas Sweater is our only winter fundraiser."

Maureen's Haven's mission is to protect the East End's homeless population by providing shelter, support services and compassionate care for individuals in need. Every November 1st through April 1st, Maureen's Haven screens and transports the homeless from the North and South Forks of Long Island to one of the host Houses of Worship between Greenport and East Hampton, where they are provided nightly refuge.

"Please come and bring your friends to help us raise critical funds and have a great time doing it," she said. "The event will take place at a beautiful venue, with the best beer on the North Fork, a DJ by East End Entertainment, great food, dancing, an Ugly Sweater Contest with prizes, raffle baskets and a 50/50."

Over the past decade, the homeless outreach program has provided shelter and services to over 3,500 homeless men and women.

"We hope to see you there," she added.

The 2nd Annual Ugly Christmas Sweater Party at Greenport Harbor Brewing Co. will take place from 7 to 10 p.m. on Friday, December 9th. Tickets are $30 in advance and $35 at the door.

Greenport Harbor Brewing Co. is located at 42155 Route 25 in Peconic. For more information, call 631-727-6831 or visit maureenshaven.com.


Nicole is the Editor-in-Chief of Hamptons.com where she focuses on lifestyle, nightlife, and mixology. She grew up in the Hamptons and currently resides in Water Mill. www.hamptons.com NicoleBarylski NicoleBarylski




Related Articles:

Be the first to comment on this article. (Just fill out the form below)
 

Submit Your Comment

Please note, you are not currently logged in. Your comment will be submitted as a guest.
To submit your comment as a member, please click here.
Your Name:
Location:*
Comments:*
* Comments will be reviewed and posted in a timely fashion
* All fields are required
Question:*
Please type the word 'water'
(For spam prevention, thanks)
 
í
 
 
http://www.hamptons.com/gallery/ads/2206.gif
http://www.hamptons.com/gallery/ads/2090.gif
Rosehip Partners Real Estate
Properties In The Hamptons
http://www.rosehippartners.com/

East End Tick Control
The East End's only New York State licensed dedicated tick and mosquito control specialists!

Hamptons Carpet One Floor & Home
We pay less,and so do you.With over 1,000 stores in our buying group, we can get the lowest prices from the best flooring manufacturers ó and pass the savings on to you.Visit our other locations: Hamptons Carpet One Floor & Home, 675 North Sea Road,Southampton, NY 11968

Southampton Masonry-Visiting the Southampton or the Wainscott locations is an exciting experience.
Southampton Masonry has been serving Long Island's masonry and tile needs since 1975. Delivering quality products from Manhattan to Montauk for over three decades. The company's continued success is due primarily to their number one priority: customer satisfaction, with a promise of prompt and courteous service from the professional, knowledgeable staff. Southampton Masonry has the largest inventory on the east end. As direct importers they can offer a large variety of the finest quality products at the most competitive pricing for both your interior and exterior projects.

CP Complete- Landscape Design & Construction
Paul Guillo And Chris Hall Two Of The Most Respected Names In The Community Together, they are partners in CP Complete. They bring their years of experience and integrity to creating and renovating luxury backyards.

Hamptons luxury real estate specialist for 33 years, Andrea Ackerman offers outstanding expertise in the field.
Hamptons luxury real estate specialist for 33 years, Andrea Ackerman offers outstanding expertise in the field. Trusted, experienced and successful, Andrea has solidified herself as the go-to broker of the Hamptons and a wholehearted advocate for her clients. A pioneer in the real estate industry on the East End of Long Island, she is driven by her passion for the business. Andrea is based in the Bridgehampton office of Brown Harris Stevens as a licensed real estate associate broker and consultant. Formerly, a principal partner and Senior Director at Brown Harris Stevens, Andrea now assists in developing their corporate strategy for the Hamptons region, advising other brokers and sales associates, as well as being one of the top producers and listors.