North Ender Toni Gilardi and the Gilardi Group hosted their 19th annual Toys for Tots fundraiser this week at the Divine Design Center, Battery Wharf. SSgt Jonathan Chan of the US Marines attended to thank the group, noting how this large fundraising event came just in time. Toys for Tots donations have been down this year and the Boston location is running low on toys.
Toni Gilardi of the Gilardi Group / Gibson Sotheby’s Realty said, “we are overwhelmed with the generosity of the North End / Waterfront Community, family, friends, and clients. A special thank you goes out to: The Divine Design Center, Carmelina’s , Il Molo, Billy Tse’s, DePasquale enterprises, Galaria Umberto’s, La Summa, J G’s Kitchen, Mikes Pastry, Fantasy Fine Wines, V. Cirace’s & Son, The Golden Goose, Street Magic and The US Marine Corps’ St. Jonathan Chan and Staff. Outstanding job, Thank you ALL!”
New this year was the donated performance by Street Magic, the award-winning acapella group.
All contributions go to support the U.S. Marine’s holiday program for needy children, Toys for Tots. You can still make a contribution to Boston Toys for Tots at this link.
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Join the Gilardi Group and Divine Design Center for their annual Toys for Tots Party on Thursday, December 6 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at 2 Battery Wharf. Bring a new unwrapped toy! Read more details in the flyer below.
Toni Gilardi of Gibson Sotheby’s International Realty joined with new neighbor Mariette Barsoun of Divine Design Center for a huge Toys for Tots bash! All in support of the U.S. Marine’s holiday program for needy children, dozens of friends joined at the Battery Wharf design center for gourmet food and holiday cheer. Photos by Matt Read More…
Join us for a night of Oktober-themed hors d’oevres and finely paired wines with Kurt Von Kahle, Gaggenau Executive Chef. October 18, 2017, 6-8pm RSVP Divine Design Center Showroom, 2 Battery Wharf 617-443-0700 DivineDesignCenter.com