Thank you!

To the musicians, businesses and neighbors who helped make our 4th Annual Music for Change successful.

This important community event and fundraiser would not be possible without the support of musicians, local businesses and volunteer organizers.

Our thanks go out to:

The fantastic musicians:

EJ Ouellette and Crazy Maggy

Liz Frame and the Kickers

Our corporate sponsors, whose financial support made the evening possible:

Lead Sponsor:

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Gold Sponsor:


The program advertisers:

Arthur S. Page Insurance

Blink Skincare and Lash Studio

Eastern Bank

Fritz DeBuglielmo LLC, CPAs

Harbor Garden Center

Institution for Savings

JN Phillips Auto Glass

Newburyport Five Cents Savings Bank

New England Foot and Ankle

Provident Bank

Sean Bradley Strategies

TW Excavating & Development Company

The Music for Change Patrons and Supporters:

Thom and Lucia Connolly

Amy Weickert and Peter Cullinan

Rosalie and Jay Cuticchia

Yvonne McQuilkin and Art Henshaw

Bob Jones

Deborah Knight

Stan and Diana Kulfan

Joe Carper and Sue McKittrick

Park Lunch

Tim and Carol Piper

 Michael and Maryla Sandberg

State Automotive Repair and Maintenance

Debra and Peter Zoltai

The businesses and neighbors who have generously donated to the silent auction:

167 Water B&B

617 Weddings

Ambos Designs

Appalachian Mountain Club Highland Center

Belleville Roots Music Series

Charisma Salon 

Cider Hill Farm

Clark Currier Inn

Colby Farm 

Crave Restaurant

Deborah Hamilton – RE/MAX on the River

Deux Amis Boutique

Eighteen Friend Street Gallery

Eureka! Toys

Flatbread Company

Friends of Pennies for Poverty

Ganesh Imports

Giant Glass


Jan-Co Publishing Company

Jim Keenan

Ann and Chuck Lagasse

Lark Hotels

Latitudes Sports Club

Lisa Miranda

Loretta Restaurant

Market Square Optical

Natural High Fitness

Newburyport Bar Association

Not Your Average Joe’s

Paul Fortier, Artist

Park Lunch

Phat Cat Restaurant

Portland Museum of Art

Port Media and Transition Newburyport

Ristorante Molise

Roots to Wings Yoga

Rosalie and Jay Cuticchia

Sage Market+Design

ServiceMaster by Disaster Associates, Inc.

Taylor Lobster Company

 The Screening Room

Time Trade Network of Greater Newburyport

Wooden Spoon Catering

Your Way to College

Zulu Nyala Group

The businesses that have provided goods or services

Denise’s Flower Shop

Dingo Creative

Dyno Records

Leeward Industries

General Linen 

Greetings by Design

Independent Outdoor, Inc 

Market Basket

RPC Outdoor Media

The Newburyport Lighthouse

The restaurants that provide delicious food:


Dianne’s Fine Desserts

Dos Amigos Burritos

Flatbread Company

Metzy’s Taqueria

Michael’s Harborside

Not Your Average Joe’s

Oregano Pizza and Ristorante

Plenus Group

Ristorante Molise

Starboard Galley

Stone Crust Artisan Pizza

The Poynt

 And the many volunteers whose dedication make the evening possible.