live life mindfully

collected & connected: a celebration of a calmer community

Join us as we gather in celebration of our mindful community for “Collected & Connected” – an annual event to raise vital funds for Calmer Choice evidence-based mindfulness programs in local schools!

Help us celebrate important milestones and accomplishments from the past year, hear valuable insight into our new service model in schools, and honor the service and dedication of our long-standing volunteers and supporters.

Thank you to our presenting sponsor!

What to Expect
  • Catch up with friends and business associates overlooking gorgeous sunset views
  • Cocktail reception with hors d’ oeuvres and delectable food stations
  • An organizational update featuring the unveiling of our exciting, new strategic plan!
  • A mission-driven program highlighting our instructional staff in schools
  • First-hand experience of what we do as if you are a student in a Calmer Choice classroom!
  • An amazing raffle
  • Presentation of our annual awards
2022 Awards

The Abacus Award

This award is presented to those we can “always count on.” As they depart from years of service on the Calmer Choice board, we celebrate the contributions and leadership of Betsy Bowes and David Troutman.

The Tony & Lorraine Shepley Award

This award is presented to a business partner who truly embraces our mission. Calmer Choice is pleased to acknowledge our friends at Cape Cod Aggregates and celebrate our partnership together.

Ticket Prices
  • General Seating: $75
  • Preferred Seating (Front rows): $100
  • Table (Seats up to 10): $1,000

To purchase individual tickets, please click here.

To reserve a table, please email Julia Bateman at

    Sponsorship Opportunities

    connected sponsor: $3,500

    • 4 tickets to event
    • Signage at event
    • Recognition in event materials, including a 1/2 program ad
    • Social media spotlight
    • Company logo on event landing page
    • Listed on all event email communications to over 4,500 email subscribers

    gratitude sponsor: $1,500

    • 2 tickets to event
    • Recognition on event materials, including 1/4 page program ad
    • Social media spotlight
    • Company logo on event landing page

    To become an event sponsor, please contact Julia at

    Thanks to Our Raffle sponsor

    Event Co-Chairs

    Special thanks to our event co-chairs. We could not have organized this day without their help.

    Kelli Grew, CFP®
    Beacon Financial Planning, Inc.

    Shaelyn Hegarty
    Frank Sullivan Real Estate

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