BUY YOUR TICKETS BELOW TO HELP US FURNISH
A SCHOOL LIBRARY FOR 750 STUDENTS

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 3RD, FROM 6 PM - 11 PM
AT THE ROTUNDA IN NEWPORT
OVERLOOKING THE ATLANTIC OCEAN

Fundraiser Tickets

If you are unable to attend, but you wish to purchase books for the new library, please scroll down. Thank you.

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AFRICAN MUSIC
Live the unique vibes of Africa by seeing, hearing, and feeling the music of talented local musicians: Sidy Maiga and his band.

BEER, WINE, AND MORE
Sip delicious South African red and white wine, or enjoy some local microbrews from our expert brewmasters.

HORS D'OEUVRES
As always, sample a remarkable array of outstanding and unique hors d'oeuvres that will leave you satiated.

DANCING
Dance freely to music from all decades and genres. Feel free to dance like an uninhibited maniac. In fact, we encourage it.

HOLIDAY GIFTS FOR SALE
Purchase ready-to-roll holiday gifts that will support our Ilizwe Empowerment crafting initiative. Give joy. Feel joy. 

SPEND THE NIGHT IN NEWPORT
The event is on a Saturday, so out-of-town guests should come early, stay over, have Sunday brunch, and beach it!


IF YOU CANNOT ATTEND
BUT WISH TO PURCHASE BOOKS FOR THE LIBRARY,
YOU MAY DO SO BELOW.

Books Purchase Only

ATTENDEES THUS FAR
Alby Marin and Axel Luquis
Alicia and Eric Bjornson
Ally, Janet, and Joe Marrinan
Ann Kibble
Ann Marie and Joseph Cummings III
Anne B. Warwick
Bethany Di Napoli
Betsy Chisholm and Friend
Betsy and Jim Walker
Bill Willis and Kathy Norton
Carey and Sally Wellman
Charles and Eilish Clarkson
Chris and Karen Cotter
Cindy Cummings Neprash
Colleen Byrne
Dan and Estelle Beaudette
Danielle and Nick Williams
Dave and Sarah Matarese
Derik and Meredith Gaudini
Devon Ducharme and Virginia Buckles
Dottie Berube
Elizabeth Alsgaard and Bob Elmen
Erin Alberino
Fern Lima
Frannie Babcock
Gail and Ted Yates
Heather and Robert Savoie
Honey, Matt, and Nora Collins
Jack and Linda Howard
Jane and Jill Gudoian
Jim, Sharon, and Isabella Maguire
Joanne Fitch
John and Mary Ward Burns
Julia Hoffer
Kathy Leonard
Kathy Lewis
Kathy and Peter Stark
Kris and Mike Durkay
Kristen Humphrey
Laura and Pete Ragonese
Laurie Chruniak
Lydia Beal
Marie Doubleday
Martha Hirschman and Sam Keany
Martha T. Cummings
Mary and Steve Ross
Mary Ellen Lynch and Nicholas Pappas
Mary Hayes
Mel and Pamela Hanzel
Mitchell Ross and Gabriela Montes De Oca
Nicole Contino
Pauline Perkins-Moye’
Rheta Shockley
Rhonda Finlayson
Risa Weinrit and Mark Schechter
Sara Bertucci
Sarah Klett
Sarah Nadimpalli
Steve and Zulekha Ludwig
Sue Costas
Susan Bates
Theresa Timlin
Trish McAuliffe
Valorie and Jack Sheehan
Veronica Mays
Victoria Leonard
Victoria Johnson
Victoria Strang
William Salmons


Banele, an extraordinary artist from the Eastern Cape, South Africa, created the compelling black & white pictured above.