Young Friends Winter Party
Friday, December 8, 2023
6:30 – 9:00 p.m.

All was merry and bright as we raised funds and goodwill for our downtown parks at the fifth annual Winter Party. Thank you to our Young Friends committee for organizing this spectacular holiday tradition, and a special thank you to sponsor Grogan & Company.

We’re incredibly grateful for everyone who came out to support their #threeparks. If you would like to contribute to the care and maintenance of Boston’s iconic downtown greenspaces this holiday season, please click here. 

An exciting array of raffle and Silent Auction prizes were available to our guests. Thank you to the following business and individuals for donating prizes:

  • Boston Lyric Opera Valentine’s Package  
  • 4 Red Sox Tickets  
  • Trillium Brewing Basket & Gift Certificate  
  • Weigh Better U Personal Training Private Session  
  • Urban Grape Cellar Consultation and 3-Month Wine Club Membership  
  • Bodywork by Stephanie 1 Hour Massage  
  • L.A. Burdick Chocolates and Red Wine   
  • Healing Haus Sound Bath or Reiki Session  
  • Bret Clancy Photography Prints

We were thrilled to host our first-ever Winter Party Silent Auction. Thank you to the following businesses for donating these incredible prizes:  

  • A private tour of the Public Garden with Friends President Liz Vizza 
  • Two different Gregory Prestegord paintings, courtesy of Sloane Merrill Gallery 
  • A two-night stay at the Waldorf Astoria in Park City, UT 
  • A two-night stay at the St. Regis in Deer Valley, UT