IGNITE the NITE 2014
By Tajah Downey
the NITE annual fundraiser and silent auction. This volunteer run foundation focuses on the
development, empowerment, and education of young women to become critical thinking leaders
in our future. Young at-risk girls from all over the Boston area take part in classes, activities, and
even apply for scholarships to help them further the ideas they think will benefit young girls in
I personally attended the event and enjoyed dancing into the evening to a local artist by the name
of Jenna Paone and DJour Entertainment. Tavern Road, El Pelon, and Gourmet Caterers enticed
us with tasty bites to keep us going while Festpics and Lens CAP Productions documented the
If drinks and dancing weren’t enough, the silent auction kept everyone buzzing. I even found
myself bidding on, and apparently winning, a collection of handmade earrings and a bracelet
designed by Uli.
It was a success by all accounts and we hope to take part again next year.