, Newburyport, MA


December 24, 2013

Thanks for providing 267 meals

To the editor:

The Pettengill House would like to extend our sincere thanks to the community for the outpouring of support we received for our Thanksgiving meals program. The donations we received through local schools, businesses, faith organizations and individuals enabled us to provide 267 Thanksgiving meals to 450 adults and 207 children!

In addition to everyone who donated to our Thanksgiving program, we would like to thank our volunteers who donated their time and energy to accept food drives, sort donations and prepare and distribute the Thanksgiving meals. We are truly appreciative of the dedicated volunteer force we have and they certainly worked hard. Special thanks to our regular volunteers Peg Brown, Ray Webster, Jean Mercer, Dave Mackie, Dianne LeSage, Donna Scott, MaryEllen Zappala, Amy Estabrook, Betty Breau, Janice Epps, Deb Casey, Tricia Buckley, Marty Ferry, Suzanne Van de Visser, Pam Brown, Sue Sweet, Lea Healey, Wendy Morin, Wally and Noreen Hager, Michelle Walsh, Flo Mungillo, Kelly Seyler and Betty Stone.

On behalf of Deborah Smith, executive director, as well as our staff, volunteers and board of directors, we would like to thank everyone who contributed to our Thanksgiving program; we could not do what we do without the generous support of the community!

Thank you to all!

The Pettengill House


Text Only | Photo Reprints

NDN Video
Weird 'Wakudoki' Dance Launches Promotional Competition Sadie Doesn't Want Her Brother to Grow Up Chapter Two: Designing for Naomi Watts Broken Water Main Floods UCLA "Maxim" Hotness! See Jessica Alba's Sizzling Spread Two women barely avoid being hit by train Orlando Bloom and Justin Bieber Reportedly Came To Blows In Ibiza Meet the Man Behind Dumb Starbucks Chris Pratt Adorably Surprises Kids at a 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Screening NOW TRENDING: Peyton Manning dancing at practice "The Bachelorette" Makes Her Decision Thieves pick the wrong gas station to rob Golden Sisters on '50 Shades' trailer: 'Look At That Chest!' Staten Island Man's Emotional Dunk Over NYPD Car - @TheBuzzeronFOX GMA: Dog passes out from excitment to see owner Baseball Hall of Famers Inducted 'Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1' Sneak Peek Florida Keys Webcam Captures Turtles Hatching Morgan Freeman Sucks Down Helium on 'Tonight Show' Robin Wright Can Dance! (WATCH)
Special Features
NRA Waterfront Plans