Hospice of Southeastern Connecticut Regatta — July 11 & 21, 2012

Set your sail to soar for a good cause at this annual fundraising series.

July 11, 2012 • 7 p.m.
Hosted by Stonington Dinghy Club, Niantic Bay Yacht Club, Thames Yacht Club
July 21, 2012 • 11 a.m.
Hosted by Mystic River Mudhead

Join us for good times, food and fun.
Support Hospice SE CT by participating in the prize drawing and auction.

Mudhead MegaParty
July 21, 2012 • 5 p.m.
Mystic Shipyard, 100 Essex St., Mystic, CT
$20 per person covers food, drinks and dancing to the sounds of Rock n’ Soul Revue.
There will be prize drawings for items donated by local businesses & nationally recognized sports teams.

Register in advance to events@hospicesect.org or purchase tickets at the door.

Niantic Bay Yacht Club Cocktail Party
September 7, 2012 • 6 p.m.

More details to come.

Read more — Learn more
Hospice Southeastern Connecticut website
Hospice of Southeastern Connecticut Regatta page
National Hospice Regattas Alliance website
National Hospice Regatta Alliance blog
National Hospice Regatta Alliance facebook page

Hospice of Southeastern Connecticut Regatta

The Sailing Community Supports Hospice Southeastern Connecticut!

Norwich, CT (August 2, 2011) – On July 13 and July 16, 2011, members from the local sailing community came together to sail and celebrate in support of Hospice Southeastern Connecticut.  Hospice Southeastern Connecticut extends special thanks to the Mystic River Mudheads, Niantic Bay Yacht Club, Stonington Dinghy Club and Thames Yacht Club for their support.  The agency also thanks all those who participated in these events, supported the races and volunteered.  Thanks to everyone’s work and generosity, the Hospice Southeastern Connecticut Regatta Series to date has raised over $47,000!  The community is invited to the closing event of this annual Regatta Series – a cocktail party and silent auction hosted by the Niantic Bay Yacht Club on August 27, 2011 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.  Come enjoy a beautiful Black Point sunset along with delicious food, drinks and silent auction items donated by local businesses.  Please visit our website at hospicesect.org or contact the Community Development office at 860-848-5699 for more details and to RSVP.

About Hospice Southeastern Connecticut
Hospice Southeastern Connecticut provides care in the home and often in skilled nursing facilities for those facing the end of their life, regardless of age, disease or inability to pay.  The organization also provides bereavement services for families in New London County free of charge, regardless of whether the death occurred under hospice care or not.

Hospice Southeastern Connecticut is a community-based, non-profit healthcare agency in New London County.  It is the only regional hospice affiliated with both Lawrence & Memorial Hospital and The William W. Backus Hospital.  It is Medicare/Medicaid certified, state licensed and CHAP accredited.  Hospice Southeastern Connecticut has been the hospice of choice for over 8,800 families since 1985.

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Hospice of Southeastern Connecticut Regatta – July 13, 2011 – Long Island Sound, CT

Celebrating our 22nd year, the Regatta Series attracts over 300 sailors. With many Southeastern Connecticut yacht clubs participating and several Long Island Sound sailing venues and dates thhroughout the summer, this series raises money to help provide care and comfort to those approaching the end of their lives.  All funds stay in Southeastern Connecticut helping our families, friends and neighbors.

Whether by Land or by Sea join us for this year’s Regatta events!

(You don’t have to sail to join in the fun!)

2011 Regatta Races

July 13th at 7pm: Hosted by:
Stonington Dinghy Club – Registration Form – Fundraise & Donate
Niantic Bay Yacht Club – Registration Form – Fundraise & Donate
Thames Yacht Club – Registration Form – Fundraise & Donate

July 16th at 11am: Hosted by:
Mystic River Mudheads – Fundraise & Donate

2011 Regatta Parties
Mystic River Mudheads MegaParty
Saturday, July 16, 2011
5:00pm at Mystic Shipyard
100 Essex St., Mystic CT 06355
$20 Per Person

Niantic Bay Yacht Club Cocktail Party
Saturday, August 27, 2011
5:00pm – 8:00pm
Niantic, CT
for more information call 860.848.5699
$30 (in advance)
$35 (at the door)

For more information, call Denise Hawk at (860) 848-5699 or email events@hospicesect.org.

2011 Hospice Southeastern Connecticut Regatta Sponsors:


The William.W. Backus Hospital
Lawrence & Memorial Hospital
ABC Photo Lab
Arrow Paper Party Rental
Bradford Renaissance Portraits
Chelsea Groton Bank
CMB Creative Group
Financial Security Group
Greg Tiefert
Lavender Design
Malloves Jewelers
Michael Melford Photography
Mohegan Sun
Mystic Arts Center
Mystic Group
Mystic Schooners
Mystic Shipyard
Mystic Whaler
Niantic Rotary Club
Noank Shipyard Seaport Marine
Oncology & Hematology Associates
Pequot Commercial, LLC
Rock ‘N Soul Revue
Sea Swirl
Secor’s Auto Group Center, Inc.
The New London Day
Waterford Group
Whaler’s Inn