10th Annual Light a Fire Awards

Light a Fire

Honoring the nonprofit and philanthropic work of our community heroes.

Date: November 30, 2017
Time: 6:30-9:30pm
Host: James Naughton
Location: Westport Country Playhouse
Tickets: $55.

Join us for Moffly Media’s 10th Annual Light a Fire awards reception and cocktail party.

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2017 Honorees

Most Involved Couple
Bruce & Linda Koe

Lifetime Achievement
Paul A. Deysenroth, Jr.

Most Philanthropic Family
Andrew & Michael Whittingham

Outstanding Leader
Karen Free Royce

Corporate Good Neighbor
Margaret Keane
Synchrony Financial

Outstanding Grassroots Effort
Shiva Sarram
Blossom Hill Foundation

Best Friend to Children
Ann Clark, PhD

Most Dedicated Health Advocate
William M. Raveis, Jr.

Best Friend to the Arts
Rocco Natale

Outstanding Teen Volunteer
Max Rosenberg


A portion of the ticket proceeds donated to:

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Title Sponsor


Community Leader Sponsor

Karl Chevrolet


Catering By

Marcia Selden Catering


Floral Sponsor