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    1. Fly for Unify raises $25,000 for Western Massachusetts-based anti-bullying program

      Fly for Unify raises $25,000 for Western Massachusetts-based anti-bullying program

      A brisk wind and cool temperatures, especially at 13,500-feet, didn't appear to affect the 11 sky flyers who helped raise $25,000 for the Western Massachusetts-based anti-bullying nonprofit Unify Against Bullying. Werner Maiwald, lead flyer for the group, came up with the idea of Fly for Unify at 2 a.m. one morning. The idea became a reality on Saturday when everyone met at Jumptown Skydiving at the Orange Airport. Maiwald, Unify's operations director, said this was the first ever fundraiser of this sort for the organization. The participants came from a wide variety of business backgrounds ...

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      Mentions: Westfield
    2. Unify Against Bullying hosts sold-out 2018 Fashion Show in Holyoke (photos)

      Unify Against Bullying hosts sold-out 2018 Fashion Show in Holyoke (photos)

      he fourth annual all-inclusive fashion show for Unify Against Bullying was held at The Log Cabin Tuesday with more than 700 attending the four-hour event. A social hour prior to the fashion show featured a silent auction, food stations, an open-air photo booth, and an after show meet and greet. Student models and performers from across Massachusetts and Connecticut came together to raise awareness with the challenges associated with bullying. The event featured a live musical performance of "Stop the Violence" by Holyoke High School graduate Kenny Roche.

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      Mentions: Holyoke
    3. Seen@ The 7 Chamber Networking by Night gala at Easthampton's unique Mill 180 indoor park

      Seen@ The 7 Chamber Networking by Night gala at Easthampton's unique Mill 180 indoor park

      More than 200 Chamber of Commerce members from across Western Massachusetts gathered at the Mill 180 Park for the Networking by Night social event on Thursday. The gathering was part of the Easthampton Chamber of Commerce get-together which featured raffle prizes, food, drinks, and exchanging business cards. Involved in the event were chamber groups including West of the River Chamber, the Chicopee Chamber, the Northampton Chamber, the Westfield Chamber, the Greater Springfield Chamber and the Holyoke Chamber. Sponsors included Applied Mortgage, CHH Engraving, Pioneer Landscaping, The Med Spa, Weld Management, and Mike Michon, Interland Real Estate, the owner of Mill ...

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    4. Seen@ Suit Up Springfield's 'Bowties & Beer' celebrity bartending fundraiser at Nadim's...

      Seen@ Suit Up Springfield's 'Bowties & Beer' celebrity bartending fundraiser at Nadim's...

      SPRINGFIELD - The third annual Suit Up Springfield celebrity bartender fundraiser was held at Nadim's Mediterranean Restaurant & Grill in Springfield on Thursday.

      The non-profit organization provides professional attire and mentorship to the young men of Greater Springfield. Founder Justin Roberts, who is also a digital media strategist with MassLive Media, was on hand to greet the celebrity bartenders and visitors.

      * John Doleva, president of the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame

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    5. Seen@ 2017 Table Top Business Expo featuring businesses from across Western Mass.

      Seen@ 2017 Table Top Business Expo featuring businesses from across Western Mass.

      The Springfield Regional Chamber of Commerce in conjunction with the greater Chicopee, Holyoke, Westfield and Quaboag chambers combined their talent and members to come together for the 20th annual Table Top Expo and Business Networking event at the Castle of Knights on Tuesday. The exhibitors were allowed to display their products and literature on an eight-foot table. Businesses used the event as an opportunity to exchange contact information and chat about their products and services during the 3 1/2 hour timetable.

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    6. Seen@ The United Way of Pioneer Valley's 95th Anniversary Gala

      Seen@ The United Way of Pioneer Valley's 95th Anniversary Gala

      A 95-year legacy was celebrated with more than 200 people in attendance for the United Way of Pioneer Valley's 'Legacy 95' anniversary gala at the Barney Carriage House at Forest Park recently. The celebration featured a brief Board of Directors meeting prior to the 2 1/2-hour formal social which was staged under a large white tent. For the past 95-years, the Pioneer Valley has perfected a system that works year-round to assist the community. The organization provides a bond between local businesses, government and nonprofit organizations.

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    7. Seen@ The Springfield Regional Chamber's January Business Breakfast

      Seen@ The Springfield Regional Chamber's January Business Breakfast

      The Springfield Regional Chamber celebrated the new year with more than 100 business owners, associates, and visitors, attending the chamber's January business breakfast at the Carriage House at Storrowton Tavern on Wednesday. The meeting carried the theme for success, happiness and humor, with Keynote Speaker Dr. Steve Sobel, of Longmeadow. Guest speakers included Art Jasper, Gillian Palmer and Beth Ward. The business breakfast provides community and business leaders an opportunity to network and provide educational topics for local and regional businesses.

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