M/S Mt. Washington provided a cozy atmosphere for Brewster’s Fall Family
Weekend Auction Fundraisers. The attendees -- 320 parents,
grandparents, staff, friends, and even a few students -- came aboard the
docked steamship to enjoy the evening, with The Mount staff serving
dinner, dessert, and cocktails.
Thank you to our student entertainers who shared their musical, dance, and poetic talents: Shira Braiterman ’13, Will Foote ’13, Taylor Cantrall ’13, Megan Harp ’14, and Ashley Rogers ’13.
silent and live auctions were made possible by the many generous and
creative contributions of Brewster families, friends, and area
of the highlights of the Live Auction was a surprise item – a Brewster
quilt, handcrafted by a parent of a senior (as well as a graduate),
garnered $6,000. G-Lo’s now famous Italian feast went to a hungry bidder
for $8,500, and various trips and packages for one-of-a-kind adventures
created a flurry of bidding. The entire fundraising effort, including
sponsorships, raffle, and auction purchases, totalled just over
The efforts of
the auction chairs: Josephine Grayson (Bradley ’14) , Darla Monzione
(Bella ’15), and Raquel Rogers (Ashley ’13) started in the spring of
2012 and organized and worked with the auction committee of Brewster
auctioneer, Bill Zafirson (P'11) opened the Live Auction sharing his
affinity for the school as the parent of a 2011 graduate. Bill expressed
that his son's success, now a college sophomore, is a direct result of
his experience at Brewster.
The Raffle Winners ...
Mae Winslow – $250 Kittery Trading Post Gift Certificate
Carla Pappalardo – 10 tubing tickets to Gunstock Mountain Resort
Abby Allen ’14 – $100 Gift Certificate to the Campus Store
Thank you to our raffle sponsors!
See Photos from Fall Family Weekend