Moffly Media celebrates 8th annual Light A Fire Awards

Moffly Media will celebrate the 8th annual Light A Fire Awards on Thursday, Nov. 11, from 6:30-9:30 p.m. This unique event, aimed at celebrating our community’s nonprofit and philanthropic leaders, will be held at the Westport Country Playhouse. The evening’s festivities will include appetizers catered by Marcia Selden Catering and Event Planning and wine sponsored by Horseneck Wine & Liquors. A portion of the night’s proceeds will benefit the Fairfield County Community Foundation.

Light a Fire will salute individuals and organizations from across lower Fairfield County who have gone beyond the ordinary to extraordinary in their giving back to our community. From philanthropists and volunteers to organizations helping families, children and other members of our communities, the honorees are truly unique. Representatives from the area’s nonprofit organizations, philanthropists, volunteers, corporate donors, and board members, along with local dignitaries and VIPs will all be in attendance.

Light a Fire nomination ballots appeared on the Moffly Media website this past March and April. Local residents were asked to submit nominations for noteworthy individuals and organizations. From the many submissions, 11 honorees were selected based on the contributions they have made to help those in need in Fairfield County. This year s honorees are: Barbara Netter (Lifetime Achievement Award), Al Diguido (Business Good Neighbor) Sandi and John Fifield (Most Dedicated Couple), Jane Williams (Best Friend to Children) Jeremy Rivera (Outstanding Teen), Judy Bentley (Best Friend to Seniors) Michel Nishan (Outstanding Health Advocate) Ken  Obie Harrington-Howes (Outstanding Grassroots Volunteer) Sarita Hanley (Most Dedicated Committee Member) Vivien White (Best Friend to the Arts)

Moffly Media is the publisher of athome in Fairfield County, Fairfield Living, Greenwich, New Canaan %™ Darien, Stamford, Westport Magazines and Fairfield Living magazines. In addition to Light a Fire, Moffly Media hosts Women In Business, The Best of the Gold Coast Connecticut event, Best of Greenwich event, and athome magazine s A-List Awards.

Tickets are still available at for $55. For more information on tickets contact Caroline Coursen at 203-571-1631.

�James Naughton, Veteran Tony Award Winning actor, director, philanthropist returns to host Moffly Media’s 8th Annual Light a Fire Awards

James Naughton, Veteran Tony Award Winning actor, director, philanthropist returns to host Moffly Media’s 8th Annual Light a Fire Awards

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