Mungo is asking for volunteers to help him with distributing the goods.
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More than 600 gave to the cause.
“The Screening Room is a cultural gem of Newburyport,” said Beth Welch, one of many who donated $1,000 or more online. “We love the city and it’s probably on everybody’s list as one of their favorite places in town.
“It has a wonderful history, and it provides an outlet for movies that wouldn’t come to this area otherwise.”