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Lauren Fish is the Boston Editor for Miss A and a Coldwell Banker Agent in Massachusetts. With many years of PR and marketing experience, Lauren decided to put her local experience and connections to work as a voice in the Boston Charity scene.

Recap: Pier Madness Summer Soiree For The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation Of New England

Lauren Fish, Tricia Black and Kim Gardner Photos by Lauren Fish

Lauren Fish, Tricia Black and Kim Gardner
(Photo Credit: Lauren Fish)

The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation raised more than $40,000  from its Pier Madness event – a preppy themed soiree at Charlestown’s Courageous Sailing Center. Guests mingled in their best seer sucker, Lily Pulitzer, bow ties and Nantucket red attire while feasting on a New England-style lobster bake from Woodman’s of Essex. Complimentary beer and wine were provided along with live entertainment from the LEGIT Band. This band was legit. I would recommend them for any event. Very upbeat and fun.

Theresa Ward and Russ Mezikofsky

Theresa Ward and Russ Mezikofsky (Photo Credit: Lauren Fish)

The two speakers of the evening were inspiring. Cindy Stumpo from the HGTV Show, “Tough as Nails” and Sam Banon from the CCFS’s Young Professionals Committee.

The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) is the largest voluntary non-profit health organization dedicated to finding cures for Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD). CCFA’s mission is to cure Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, and to improve the quality of life of children and adults who suffer from these diseases. The Foundation works to fulfill its mission by funding research, providing educational resources for patients and their families, medical professionals, and the public, and furnishing supportive services for those afflicted with IBD. For more information or to donate, please click here.

Preppy Crowd at CCFA Pier Madness

Preppy Crowd at CCFA Pier Madness (Photo Credit: Lauren Fish)


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