Martini & Massage Charity Benefit

Thank you to everyone who donated, sponsored, volunteered at, and attended our 2019 event!

Please save the date for June 5, 2020 for our next Martini & Massage Charity Benefit! Details coming soon!

Click on the photo below to see our photo album from the event.

2019 Meriden NBBY Martini & Massage Charity Benefit

Friday June 14, 2019
6:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Augusta Curtis Cultural Center
175 East Main Street, Meriden

Your generous support helps us to ensure a brighter future for community's children through the Meriden-New Britain-Berlin YMCA’s Annual Support Campaign.  

The Annual Campaign helps children have their best summer ever at summer camp, provides a free 5 week program to families to help break the cycle of childhood obesity, offers financial assistance for memberships, and helps us serve holiday meals to those in need, and so much more for our community.

You must be 21 or older to attend.

$50/person in advance
$60 per person at door

Enjoy the following:

  • Open Bar with Four Signature Martinis featuring Preferred Sponsor Tito’s Handmade Vodka.
  • Martinis are sponsored by Double Play Cafe and Scotty O'Boyles
  • Diamond Drawing - AJ Canelli Jewelers 
  • Mini-Manicure - Paul Mitchell The School
  • Massage
  • 50/50 Drawing with Designer Handbag - Designer handbag donated in memory of Margaret Curry and Kaye Conklin
  • Silent & Live Auctions
  • 19th Hole Beer Garden - Feel Fresh Hair Studio 
  • Whiskey Tasting - Uptown Wine and Liquor
  • Cigar Bar - Wallie Feliciano – Financial Advisor 
  • Light Fare - Eben-Ezer Restaurant, Paul’s Deli and Catering, and V. Czapiga & Son
  • Dessert Bar - Sisters' Kitchen
  • Espresso Bar - The Downtown Coffee Shop
  • Music and Photo Booth - Rico Entertainment Events


  • $50 provides two days of child care to create a brighter future
  • $60 provides a child a chance to go for the goal in youth sports
  • $90 provides three children a fun filled day of camp.

To support the Meriden YMCA’s Annual Campaign buy a ticket, donate an auction item or become a sponsor.  Call Carmen at 203.235.6386 x15 for more information.

Attention Massage Therapists: We are looking for massage therapists for this event. It is a great way to promote your business. Call Carrie at 203-235-6386 x18 to learn more.

The Y.™ For A Better Us.™

Thank you to our generous 2019 Martini & Massage Charity Benefit Sponsors. 

Record - Journal Double Diamond Sponsor    
Link Mechanical Services, Inc. Diamond Sponsor      
Class Act Auto Wash Platinum Plus Sponsor    
eCard Transactions Platinum Sponsor      
Carabetta Companies Platinum Sponsor      
Titan Energy Commercial Service Platinum Sponsor      
Deloitte US Gold Sponsor      
The New Britain Transportation Company Gold Sponsor      
Automotive Connection Martini Sponsor      
Aeroswiss, LLC Martini Sponsor      
Brian Farrell - Ringler Martini Sponsor      
Concentra Health Services Martini Sponsor      
Cornerstone Fence Martini Sponsor      
Dunkin Donuts Martini Sponsor      
Ion Bank Martini Sponsor      
Mule Security Systems, Inc. Martini Sponsor      
Star Auto Sales Martini Sponsor      
Bongiovanni Insurance and Financial Martini Sponsor      
Cox Communications Silver Sponsor      
Guilmartin, DiPiro & Sokolowski Silver Sponsor      
Leslie Poolmarket Silver Sponsor      
MembersFirst CT Federal Credit Union Silver Sponsor      
ProHealth Silver Sponsor      
R+R Pallet Corp. Silver Sponsor      
Brazilian Taste Inc. - Banana Brazil Restaurant Bronze Sponsor      
City of Meriden Mayors Office Bronze Sponsor      
Brian Riccio - AT&T Bristol Bronze Sponsor      
Liberty Bank Bronze Sponsor      
Westbrook Elks 1784 Bronze Sponsor      
Westfield Care & Rehab Center Bronze Sponsor      
Andrea's Pizza Donation        
East Side Veterinary Clinic Donation        
Event Sponsors          
ABCO Wholesale Distributors   Paul's Deli & Catering    
AJ Canelli Jewelers   Paul Mitchell The School  
Anastasio Group   Prentis Printing Solutions  
Bob's Package Store   RICO Entertainment Premier Events
Double Play Café   Scotty O'Boyles Cafe    
East Side  Liquor Store   Shiner Signs, Inc.     
Eben-Ezer Restaurant   Sister's Kitchen    
Grant Brother Fuel Oil Inc.   Uptown Wine and Liquor  
HPC Foodservice   Thurstons Food    
Meriden YMCA Martin Gaffey Child Care Center   Tito's Handmade Vodka  
Old Dutch Liquor Store   V. Czapiga & Son    


If you would like to be a sponsor for the Martini & Massage Charity Benefit, contact Carmen Chaparro for Sponsorship options at 203-235-6386 x15.

To see photos from past M & M events:
To see photos from last year's event,  see our facebook page

To see photos from our event click here to visit our Photo Gallery

You can also see photos in Record-Journal Spotted Photos by Charles McGovern.

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