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Support The Arts! Get Your Tickets NOW for the Evening For The Arts

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Jul 172018
 

The Broadway Boys are back by popular demand to headline the Jamie Hulley Arts Foundation’s sixteenth annual Evening for the Arts Gala Benefit on Saturday, September 8, at Fairfield University’s Quick Center, 1073 N. Benson Rd. Fairfield.

The event benefits the Jamie Hulley Arts Foundation’s scholarship and educational programs. Reception and silent auction preview begin at 6 p.m. – the performance begins at 7 p.m.

Tickets are $45 in advance and $50 at the door.

To purchase tickets, call the Quick Center box office at 203-254-4010 or purchase online at http://quickcenter.fairfield.edu/


If we raise $10,000 in donations by December 31st we will receive $10,000 in matching funds from a generous “angel” family.

Help us win $10,000 in matching funds offered by a local family foundation.  We must collect $10,000 by December!

Send a check/money order to:
Jamie A. Hulley Arts Foundation
P.O. Box 1208
Orange, CT 06477

The Broadway Boys Will Take The Stage Saturday At Annual Jamie Hulley Fundraiser

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Sep 062013
 

The Broadway Boys are headlining at the Jamie A Hulley Fundraiser on Sept. 7.

The Broadway Boys are headlining at the Jamie A Hulley Fundraiser on Sept. 7.

Saturday, September 7, 2013 the Jamie A. Hulley Arts Foundation will present its eleventh annual Evening for the Arts Gala Benefit at the Regina A. Quick Center at Fairfield University.

Straight from New York City’s great white way and back by popular demand are The BROADWAY BOYS with a new list of old time favorites and contemporary show stoppers. Favorite Broadway tunes are transformed with a delightful mix of Pop, Funk, Gospel, Jazz, and Folk and delivered in perfect 6-part harmony to create an unforgettable Broadway experience. As a special tribute to Jamie, the Broadway Boys will debut their new arrangement of the song For Good from the mega-hit Broadway show Wicked.

Before The Boys take the stage; the audience will be treated to a short showcase of a very talented group of students who have participated in the foundation’s scholarship and grant programs.

2013 Jamie Hulley Foundation flyerBut the question remains, with ten-year veteran Master of Ceremonies, David Raffauf, on a leave of absence, who will command the stage?

The Evening for the Arts reception begins at 6 pm and includes complimentary wine and beer, light hors d’oeuvres and a Silent Auction with more than 150 items including a vacation getaway, vintage, handcrafted & designer items, baskets of treats to fulfill every desire, theater and sports tickets including box seats to a Yankee-Red Sox game, Hollywood and sport memorabilia, and special gifts from the cast of the Broadway Musical Motown, Yoko Ono, and Derek Jeter’s Turn2Foundation. The performance begins at 7:30 pm.

Tickets are $40 in advance or $45 at the door and may be purchased through the Quick Center Box office 203-254-4010.  For information contact the foundation at 203-891-8869 or jamieart@snet.net

What the Foundation does for our kids

The Jamie A. Hulley Arts Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization created in the memory of Orange CT resident Jamie Alaine Hulley and dedicated to the educational enrichment and professional development of young artists and early career professionals. All proceeds from the gala go to support annual scholarships, grants, and educational programs in the arts which impact the lives of hundreds of children, teens and early career adults throughout the greater New Haven and Fairfield counties.

The foundation awards grants to teachers in local public and parochial schools to bring professional artists, musicians, dancers, actors, and authors into the classroom to enhance the traditional curriculum through the arts. Thus far, schools in Ansonia, Bethany, Bridgeport, Derby, East Haven, Fairfield, Hartford, Orange, Manchester, New Haven, North Haven, Stratford, West Haven, and Willimantic have received grants.

The foundation also awards Community Grants to local non-profits such as the Milford Boys & Girls Club for an after school art program, the Amity Teen Center for a mural project, the New England Ballet Company for a 20-week school-readiness-through-dance program for Bridgeport preschoolers, and the Square Foot Theatre in North Haven youth and adult theater companies. The foundation provides college scholarships in Theatre and in Studio Art as well as scholarships to children for music lessons and summer theater camp.

Originally Published on Aug. 12, 2013 at 10:04 p.m.

 

The Jamie A. Hulley Arts Foundation Promises A Great Show Tonight. Will You Be There To Support It?

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Sep 082012
 

The Jamie A. Hulley Arts Foundation is one of your child’s best friends from elementary school through his or her high school years at Amity. The Jamie A. Hulley Arts Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization created in the memory of Orange resident Jamie Alaine Hulley and dedicated to the educational enrichment and professional development of young artists and early career professionals.

At Amity High School, the foundation sponsors Amity’s Creative Theatre, the visiting artist program, and the annual film festival. Four-year partial scholarships are awarded to Amity students in theater and studio art each year. Artist The foundation also awards Community Grants to local non-profits such as the Milford Boys & Girls Club for an after-school art program, the Amity Teen Center for a mural project, the New England Ballet Company for a 20-week school-readiness-through-dance program for Bridgeport preschoolers, and the Square Foot Theatre in North Haven to develop successful youth and adult theater companies. The foundation provides scholarships to children for music lessons and summer theater camp.

All of these great programs do not pay for themselves. The Foundation depends on the proceeds from its major fundraiser to keep things going. On Saturday, Sept. 8, the Jamie A. Hulley Arts Foundation will celebrate its Tenth Annual Evening for the Arts Gala Benefit at the Regina A. Quick Center at Fairfield University. This year’s event transports you to the magical world of New York City’s Theater District as the perfect harmonies of THE BROADWAY BOYS bring to life a combination of old time favorites and contemporary show stoppers. If you think that you have heard it all before, you are wrong.

The Boys add elements of Pop, Funk, Gospel, Jazz, and Folk to your favorite show tunes creating an unforgettable Broadway experience. The evening also features special performance by artistic young people who have participated in the Jamie A. Hulley Arts Foundation’s scholarship and grant programs. Master of Ceremonies is David Raffauf, the Foundation’s co-founder & Vice President, who has served as emcee since the first benefit, in 2003.

The Evening for the Arts reception begins at 6 pm and includes complimentary wine, light hors d’oeuvres and a Silent Auction with over 150 items including a vacation getaway, vintage, handcrafted & designer items, baskets of treats to fulfill every desire, theater and sports tickets including box seats to a Yankee-Red Sox game, Hollywood and sport memorabilia, and a limited edition Imagine Peace jacket donated by Yoko Ono. And just when you thought it couldn’t get any better, there will be dessert by Carlos Bakery as seen on TLC’s Cake Boss and Jamie ARTinis on our bar menu. The performance begins at 7:30 pm.

All proceeds from the gala go to support annual scholarships, grants, and educational programs in the arts which impact the lives of hundreds of children, teens and early career adults throughout the greater New Haven and Fairfield counties.

The foundation awards grants to teachers in local public and parochial schools to bring professional artists, musicians, dancers, actors, and authors into the classroom to enhance the traditional curriculum through the arts. [Thus far, schools in Ansonia, Bethany, Bridgeport, Derby, East Haven, Fairfield, Orange, Manchester, New Haven, North Haven, Stratford, West Haven, Willimantic, and Woodbridge have received grants.]

If your second grader ever came home talking about the visits from the Orange Historical Society (Candle making, churning butter, learning about antique kitchen tools). If you’ve seen an Amity High School Play: Les Miserables, Chicago, Legally Blonde or enjoyed  a student art show, then you already are familiar with the Jamie A Hulley Arts Foundation. Come on out and support them so they can continue to serve the community.

Tickets are $40 in advance or $45 at the door and may be purchased through the Quick Center Box office 203-254-4010.  For information contact the foundation at 203-891-8869 or jamieart@snet.net