SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

Opinion

August 28, 2013

Letter: A good time for a good cause

To the editor:

On July 27, the sold-out Hannah Glover motored out into, around and beyond Salem Harbor carrying passengers who boarded with two objectives:

1. Support the work of Salem Children’s Charity.

2. Have a great time with friends.

Both objectives were accomplished.

Salem Children’s Charity took in just north of $3,000. As is always the case with this group, virtually every cent will be dedicated to providing assistance in a wide variety of ways to needy children in Salem.

The crowd represented that mixture of younger and older people representing all of the diverse groups of people that make Salem a very special place to live and work. We sailed with our friends and returned with friends we had not previously known.

A beautiful night, good food, good music and a good time had by all, and all for a noble cause.

For the people of Salem Children’s Charity, thank you, Salem!

Brendan Walsh

Salem

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Opinion

AP Video
Raw: Deadly Bombing in Egypt Raw: What's Inside a Commercial Jet Wheel Well Raw: Obama Arrives in Japan for State Visit Raw: Anti-Obama Activists Fight Manila Police Motels Near Disney Fighting Homeless Problem Michigan Man Sees Thanks to 'bionic Eye' Obama to Oso: We'll Be Here As Long As It Takes Bon Jovi Helps Open Low-income Housing in Philly Pipeline Opponents Protest on National Mall Hagel Gets Preview of New High-tech Projects S.C. Man Apologizes for Naked Walk in Wal-Mart New Country Music Hall of Fame Inductees Named 'Piles' of Bodies in South Sudan Slaughter SCOTUS Hears Tv-over-Internet Case Chief Mate: Crew Told to Escape After Passengers Iowa College Finds Beauty in Bulldogs
Comments Tracker
Roll Call
Helium debate
Helium