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Dressing the Ship
The Boating Party Gala Fundraiser
Be a part of the Museum’s fall gala fundraiser which includes cocktails, dinner, and dancing on Navy Point. Funds raised support the Museum’s mission to inspire an understanding of and appreciation for the rich maritime heritage of the Chesapeake Bay and its tidal reaches, together with the artifacts, cultures, and connections between this place and its people.
To request an invitation, or to reserve your table, contact Director of Development Rene Stevenson or call
Boating Party News:
Boating Party Co-Chairs Amy & Paul Berry
Admiral of the Fleet Sonia and Paul Tudor Jones
Commodore CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Pacesetter S.F. & C. Insurance Associates, Inc.
Leader The Roux Family
Boating Party Benefactors
Nancy and CG Appleby — Cecil Backus — Jean and Duane Beckhorn — Ann and Bruce Bedford — Amy and Paul Berry — Ellen and Richard Bordoff — Cleo Braver and Alfred Tyler — Jocelyn and George Eysymontt — Penny and Alan Griffith — Sandy and Bruce Hammonds — Chris Havener — Alice and Peter Kreindler — Maxine and Bill Millar — Kay and Bob Perkins — Mary Lou and Joe Peters — Bruce Ragsdale and Rick Scobey — Eleanor Requard — Krista and David Ross — Alexa and Tom Seip — Karen and Langley Shook — Judy and Henry Stansbury — Rene and Tom Stevenson — Beverly and Richard Tilghman — Lesley and Fred Israel
Boating Party Table Captain
Mary Helen and Richard Bogan — Michelle and Bill Corace — Pat Cornish —Rosemary and Joe Fasolo — Liz and Howard Freedlander — Dagmar and Al Gipe —Cathy and Tom Hill — Jane and Frank Hopkinson — Cindy and Doug Jurrius — Pat and Ted Lewers — Sherry and Charles Manning — Nancy and Fred Meendsen — Linda and Larry Meyer — Elizabeth and Rick Morgan — Ilene and Frank Morgan — Abigail and Mark Nestlehutt — Chloe and David Pitard — Bev and Laurence Pratt — Linda and Hank Spire — Alex and Andy Walworth — Irmy and Phil Webster
With special thanks to our Stocking the Stores Underwriting Hosts
Gale and Henry Petronis — Mary Lou and Joseph Peters — Lucy Spiegel
Dressing the Ship Committee
Nancy Appleby — Elaine Bednarz
— Pat Cornish — Michelle Corace —
Debi Devou —
Donna Dudley Jocelyn Eysymontt — Holly Fine — Susie Graham — Ida Heelan — Pamela Heyne — Jane Hopkinson — Lesly Israel — Dick Kimberly —
Mary Lou Lee — Pat Lewers — Robin Marrah — Linda Meyer — Maxine Millar — Tracey Munson Kay Perkins — Mary
Lou Peters — Helen K. Poore — Bev Pratt — Bruce Ragsdale — Rick Scobey — Karen Shook —
A special thanks to our donors for auction items
Westin Hotels & Resorts: a one week stay at Westin St. John Resort & Villas
Jerry Edwards of Chef's Expressions and Cindy and Jim Franzoni: "A Day of Hunting or Fishing and Fine Dining"
Sherry and Charles Manning: One week stay at their vacation home in San Francisco to be auction off at the
Jeanne Saulsbury: original watercolor of "Dressing the Ship" invitation for auction at Boating Party.
Aida Leisure of DBS Jewelers: Silver Chesapeake Bay bracelet for raffle at Boating Party.
Judge John C. North: Original sculpture of the Chesapeake Log Canoe Jay Dee.
Chef's Expressions: Two catered dinner packages with a limo for eight people each.\