Spectacularly Successful Celebrate Gloucester 2010 Raised $15,000 for Charity
SEE CELEBRATE GLOUCESTER MUSIC VIDEOS HERE

We are deeply grateful to all our sponsors, volunteers, performers and everyone who joined us on September 5, 2010 to Celebrate Gloucester (see thank-you letter). We demonstrated the profound power of music to bring us together and build community (see article). And we raised $15,000 for local charities (see article).

MORE CELEBRATE GLOUCESTER VIDEOS HERE

A splendid time was had by all on November 11, 2010 at the
Celebrate Gloucester World Premiere Film & DVD Release Party

Special thanks to Pete Lindberg, Henri Smith, Fly Amero, Allen Estes and Inge Berge for compelling live performances ~ and to Lat 43, Alchemy and Jalapenos for donating great food ~ and Cape Ann Brewing for their excellent beer!

The Gloucester Fund Distributed $15,000.00 to local charities based on community voting
Congratulations to Cape Ann Families and Cape Ann Animal Aid
who took 1st and 2nd place and received $5,000 grants each.

There was a 3-way tie for third place. Proceeds were divided among Schooner Adventure, St. Ann School and Pathways for Children after another week of voting.

Celebrate Gloucester Sponsored by National Grid was 8 hours of Blues, Rock, New Orleans Jazz, Funk, Americana on Labor Day Sunday PLUS Fresh local food directly on Gloucester Harbor ~ See photos by Joanne Silva, Thom Falzarano, David Cox, Desi Smith, Jane Gibbs.

Entertainment Presented by gimmesound.com the New Music Pipeline

Fresh Local Food (see details)

Some of Gloucester's best restaurants and vendors provided an array of fresh local food for sale (see food vendors).

Benefit to Revitalize Gloucester -

Celebrate Gloucester raised $15,000 that was donated to The Gloucester Fund. 25 charities were nominated to receive grants.

Congratulations to Cape Ann Families and Cape Ann Animal Aid, who took 1st and 2nd place. Each organization was awarded $5,000 grants by The Gloucester Fund.

There was a 3-way tie for third place. Proceeds were divided among Schooner Adventure, St. Ann School and Pathways for Children after another week of voting.

Many costs are covered by
  National Grid  BirdsEye  Gloucester Daily Times  Atlantis Oceanfront Inn   Cape Pond Ice - The Coolest Guys Around The Event Company 92.5 The River Independent Radio TD Bank and our Supporting Sponsors BankGloucester, Circle Consulting, M.B.T. Electric, GoodMorningGloucester, A & A Services, Inc., RMD, Inc. and Associate Sponsors 7 Seas Whale Watch, Haute Affaire, Intershell Seafood Market, Jon R. Morse, CPA, Jerry Noble Electricians, Palazola’s Sporting Goods, Ruth Pino and The Shed. Emergency services provided by Beauport Ambulance. Free Wi-Fi was made available courtesy of Hotz1. These generous donors made it possible for more proceeds to be available for Gloucester Charities.




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