MayFest 2016

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We are so thankful to longtime friends and supporters, Bob and Mary Ann Norris, who were our 2016 MayFest honorees!

….And THANK YOU for continuing to support Construct’s vision of a socially vibrant and economically healthy community with housing for everyone, including the most vulnerable residents and our vital workforce!

Scroll down to see a few snaps from the event:

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Construct will hold its annual fundraiser, MayFest,
on Monday, May 16th at 5:30pm at Crissey Farm in Great Barrington, MA.

In what has become a Berkshire County tradition, this year’s Mayfest will honor longtime friends and supporters, Bob and Mary Ann Norris of Great Barrington. In addition to honoring Bob and Mary Ann Norris, Construct also will recognize Paul Moritz of Sheffield as Honorary Chair of MayFest to celebrate his 6 years on the Construct Board and three years as a MayFest chairperson.

Continuing the theme of last year’s “The House That Ernie Built,” to help Construct create affordable housing, the focus this year will be on landscaping and community gardens for the newest housing project planned for 316 State Road in Great Barrington.

The festive gala will include delicious tastings from 26 area restaurants and wine vendors, and will feature music by The Lucky Five.
Food and wine tastings will be offered by Aegean Breeze, Allium Restaurant and Bar/Mezze Catering, Aroma Bar and Grill, Baba Louie’s Pizza, Barrington Brewery and Restaurant, Berkshire Mountain Distillers, Café Adam, Castle Street Café, Chez Nous Bistro, Dr. Loosen Imports, Domaney’s Liquors and Fine Wines, Firefly New American Bistro and Catering (20 Railroad ), Haven Café and Bakery, Gedney Farm, Great Barrington Bagel and Deli, Klara’s, The Old Mill, Prairie Whale, Rawson Brook Farm, Red Lion Inn, Rubiners Cheesemongers and Grocers,
and The Marketplace Kitchen.

Tickets to MayFest 2016 are $75 each. Crissey Farm is located at 426 Stockbridge Road in Great Barrington, Massachusetts.

For tickets, information, or to buy a tree for “The House That Ernie Built” campaign,
please call 413.528.1985.


Donald C McGraw and Black Rock Foundations
Sara and Richard Koffman Foundation
The Schnesel Family Fund

George Abraham
George and Carol Minkoff
Barbara and Roger Manring
Eugene and Elizabeth Rosenberg
Black Thumb Farms
TD Bank North

Michael Alper and Bruce Moore
Stone House Properties
Barbara and Fred Bunger
Elaine and Ben Silberstein
Hester Velmans and Peter Cherneff
Shirley and Ira Yohalem
Neil and Kathleen Chrisman
Salisbury Bank
Larry Cohen
Nixon Peabody LLP
James and Barbara Cutler Emden
Iredale Mineral Cosmetics/Jane Iredale and Robert Montgomery
Laura and John Katz
Kathy and Paul Moritz
Mark Rosengren and Caren Mercer

Herrington’s Building Supplies
Webb/RBC Wealth Management
Robert C. and Tina Sohn Foundation
The Green Foundation
Berkshire Bank Foundation
Berkshire United Way