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February 21, 2017
The Model Room of an Exclusive Midtown Yacht Club
6:30pm — 8:30pm
37 West 44th Street, New York, NY
Thirty-seven survivors of the Boston Marathon Bombings joined us for the 4th Annual Wicked Strong Sail and Cocktail Party on September 11th.
Many thanks to Mass Eye & Ear Infirmary for sponsoring the lively cocktail party at the Eastern Yacht Club that followed this sensational day of sailing and camaraderie!
I painted this as a symbol of the path cancer patients take – we cannot see the end but there is beauty along the way, despite it all. Thank you for bringing the beauty into lives of those who need it most!
NEWPORT — Anyone who has been sailing on Narragansett Bay knows just how therapeutic it can be.
At 53 feet, 44 tons, and at 7.8 knots, the polished wooden sailing yacht cut through gentle waves and a steady wind before tacking. “Ready about!” The distant words from a crew member could be heard followed by “Lee to helm!” The bow of the boat passed through the wind, sails flapping until they filled with air, heeling the boat over on its new course.
Many thanks to our Contributors and Supporters for a beautiful evening!
Friends of Sailing Heals have donated the gift of healing sails in honor of the following very special people:
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My mother Rosanne loved to make people smile. She was beautiful, goofy, and loved by many. A motto in her life "If the shoe fits, buy it in every color". She will be forever missed, especially by her husband of 53 years John.
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