Charity news and happenings across the East End

Sweet Charities

Pavé The Way Trunk Show
A special holiday trunk show featuring Pavé The Way jewelry by Joan Hornig will be held on Thursday, November 29, from 1 to 4 PM at Parrish Memorial Hall in Southampton. One hundred percent of profits from each purchase directly benefit your choice of Stony Brook Southampton Hospital, The Ellen Hermanson Breast Center, or The Regional Tick-Borne Disease Resource Center. To RSVP, email kellie.pettit@stonybrookmedicine.edu.

Michelle Farmer Collaborate
Michelle Farmer Collaborate in Southampton will hold its Holiday Party to benefit Southampton Animal Shelter Foundation on Saturday, December 1, from 1 to 4 PM, as part of the Southampton Village Shop and Stroll. Join for bubbles and nibbles with a portion of sales going to the foundation. For more information, visit http://www.michellefarmer.com.

Four-Legged Gala
The North Fork Animal Welfare League presents its Four-Legged Gala at Giorgio’s Baiting Hollow on Sunday, December 2, from 6 to 10 PM. The league celebrates 55 years of lifesaving on the East End. From humble beginnings, the league has evolved from a handful of fully committed volunteers, to becoming the nonprofit organization holding the animal control contracts for both Southold and Riverhead.

The event will include dinner, dancing, and a live performance by The Rakiem Walker Project Band. It will also honor the Mattituck Laurel Veterinary Hospital & the North Fork Animal Hospital. Tickets are $125. Visit http://www.main.nfawl.org for more info.

Holiday Coat Drive
L&W Market in Bridgehampton is holding a coat drive. Through December 31, L&W Market will be collecting lightly used or new coats, which will be donated to those in need on the East End through the local organization Maureen’s Haven. As a thank you for donating, L&W will offer a free cup of coffee to those donating coats.

Ugly Sweater Party
The Southampton History Museum presents “Hearthside Cheer: An Ugly Sweater Party!” on Saturday, December 8, from 5:30 to 7:30 PM at Rogers Mansion in Southampton. There will be food, drinks, music, and surprises. Make sure you wear your ugliest, most original holiday sweater to celebrate the pleasures of the holiday season at the Gilded Age Rogers Mansion. The cost is $65 in advance and $85 day of, or $35 in advance and $45 day of for those ages 21 to 35. Visit www.southamptonhistory.org.

Topping Rose Holiday Dinner
The fourth annual Holiday Dinner at Topping Rose House to benefit the Bridgehampton Child Care & Recreational Center will be held on Saturday, December 8, at 6:30 PM. Meet Chef Jean-Georges and experience a three-course dinner with cocktails and wine. Tickets start at $200. Visit www.bhccrc.org for more info and tickets.

Winter Fair
The Southampton Animal Shelter presents its Winter Fair on Saturday, December 8, from 11 AM to 4 PM. Bring your pets for photos with Santa and purchase holiday gifts from local vendors. There will also be a bake sale to support shelter pets. Visit www.southamptonanimalshelter.com.