|Photos courtesy of Bill Lee Photography|
|Ian Meserve at Cranmore on Fri. Dec. 23|
Fundraiser for Ian Meserve Set for this Friday Jan. 6th at Cranmore Mountain
NORTH CONWAY, NH – The community is encouraged to show their support for ski coach, golf pro and football coach Ian Meserve by attending a Pasta Dinner, Auction and Fundraiser on Fri. Jan. 6th at Cranmore Mountain in North Conway, NH. Meserve was diagnosed with Melanoma in October, 2011.
The event will run from 6-9pm at Cranmore’s main base lodge with a $10 requested donation at the door. A pasta dinner featuring penne, garlic bread, salad and dessert will be served from 6:30-8pm. There will be both a live auction and a Chinese auction taking place with all proceeds going to the benefit the Meserve Family Fund. The auction will run from 6pm – 8pm. Live music has been donated by Hey Yeti.
The local community has been exceedingly generous with donations for the auction, including:
- · A day skiing with Olympian Leanne Smith for 3
- · Sail for four on Heritage, a 12 meter America’s Cup Sailboat – Newport, RI
- · Ham Arena 1 hr. private ice time, up to 50 skaters
- · Lift tickets from ski areas including Cranmore, Black, Attitash, Wildcat, Waterville Valley, Loon, Jackson Ski Touring and more
- · Golf at North Conway Country Club, Wentworth Country Club, Owl’s Nest, Stow Acres, Hale’s Location and more
- · 3-Month Membership to Cranmore Fitness
- · Four Red Sox box seats with parking
- · 2 Night Stay on Cape Cod, Old Manse Inn
- · Bauer Vapor APX Skates
- · GS Suit and Ski Parka donated by Olympian Leanne Smith
- · Story Land Package for four including early entry, private meeting with Cinderella and more
- · Settlers Green Gift Certificates
- · Restaurant gift certificates
- · Diane Mello Cranmore framed print from Framed Art Super Store
- · Met Coffeehouse – 1 lb. of coffee a month for a year
Those wishing to make a tax deductible donation can make checks payable to Vaughn Community Services – Ian Meserve Fund, 2503 White Mountain Highway PO Box 401 North Conway, NH 03860.
Donations for the auction are being accepted through January 5, 2012. They may be dropped off at the Group Sales office at Cranmore Mountain, 1 Skimobile Road, North Conway, NH 03860.
A “Fundraiser for Ian” Facebook page has been set up to share information on the event. For more information, call 603-356-8561.