Projects for good

2017

June 2
Donation of pottery & plant designs for fundraising auction to benefit Rennie’s River Elementary School, St. John’s Newfoundland

April 29
Donated serving bowl for a fund-raising raffle at the Bowls for Books community event to benefit the Town of Berne Free Library, Berne NY

2016

Autumn
Months-long trunk sale of Wonkiware at hive in Schoharie, NY. Donation of proceeds to the Helderberg Hilltowns Community Resource Center’s Mothers Partnership Program for mental helath

2015

December 21
Donated pottery for community silent auction at Nova Yoga to benefit animal rescue organization Heavenly Creatures

November
Donated ceramic buttons to Some Warm Welcome movement of knitters in Newfoundland making items for newly arriving Syrian and other refugees

2014

November
Co-Facilitator (pro bono) with Cape Insights: From African Earth—A Celebration of Ceramics, international learning journey for ceramists, Cape Town, South Africa

October-December
Donation of pottery sale proceeds to Heavenly Creatures

June
Individual gifts to staff and trustees of Girls Not Brides global Partnership to End Child Marriage, London UK

May
Studio Workshop (pro bono): Rabbittown Learners’ Program Making Pinch Pots

May
Created and donated ceramic figurines for the mosaic installation led by Noelle Adamoschoek freehanddesigns.net, Schoharie NY

April
Introduced line of fair trade ceramics from Masiphumele in Cape Town, South Africa for retail sale at TiltHouse Bakery, St. John’s

2013

December
Studio Workshop Participants donate group collection of holiday ornaments to the St. John’s Women’s Center at Margeurite’s Place Supportive Housing for Women

September 26
Donated platter for auction to benefit District Association in St. John’s Centre, Ned Pratt Brine Street Studio

July
Donated auction piece for annual benefit for Huyck Preserve & Biological Research Station, Renssalaerville, NY

2012

May
Donation of Sea Motif Platters for Ocean Scientists Network at the Institut de Ciencias del Marine (Institute of Marine Scientists), Barcelona

2011

August-October
Donated pottery sale proceeds to relief efforts for families affected by Tropical Storm Irene flooding, Schoharie Valley, NY

2010

December
Contributor to group donation of ceramic ornaments to Stella Burry Community Program, St. John’s