Charity Register: Summer
Opportunities To Give
June 25, 2012
Boston Symphony Orchestra
What: Celebrate 75 years of classical music at Tanglewood’s anniversary gala, featuring the Boston Symphony Orchestra, Boston Pops, Tanglewood orchestra, and various solo artists such as Yo-Yo Ma and Keith Lockhart. Enjoy preconcert cocktails and an elegant dinner while helping the BSO achieve its goal of raising $475,000, nearly $150,000 more than last year’s proceeds.
When: July 14, 2012, 5 pm
Where: The Hawthorne Tent
Nantucket Cottage Hospital
What: Join the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra and a special guest performer in a concert to benefit the Nantucket Cottage Hospital, the only full-time, year-round health care provider on the island. A preconcert cocktail reception, gourmet dinner with dessert, and dancing followed by fireworks on the beach complete the evening’s festivities. This event has raised more than $1 million annually for the past 16 years.
When: August 11, 2012, 7 pm
Where: Jetties Beach, Nantucket
Red Sox Foundation
What: After a game versus the Minnesota Twins, guests can join players for an autograph session, BBQ dinner, and live auction, hosted by Mike O’Malley. Last year’s picnic raised more than $300,000 to support the foundation’s cornerstone programs, including the Red Sox Rookie Leagues and the Red Sox Scholars.
When: August 5, 2012, one hour after the end of the 1:35 pm Red Sox game
Where: Fenway Park, 4 Yawkey Way