Family Outreach of Amherst "Light Up the Night"

18th Annual Light Up The Night! 2021...REIMAGINED


Mill District Outdoor Celebration and Live Auction

June 17, 2021  |  5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
134 Montague Road (the corner of Montague and Cowls Road), Amherst, MA

Join us as we celebrate our 18th annual Light Up the Night! event to support our struggling families.

We’re gathering at The Mill District for an evening of fellowship, fun, and fundraising on Thursday, June 17th from 5:30 PM until 7:30 PM.

Come bid with auctioneer Tony Maroulis for enticing Live Auction items that include:

  • A complete dinner for 12 featuring authentic Russian cuisine including caviar and vodka
  • A dinner prepared live (AND in the comfort of your home) by Johnny’s Chef Bryan Graham
  • A 7- day getaway at a charming home on Cape Cod
  • Season tickets to UMass men’s hockey team, the 2021 Division I NCAA Champions

Enjoy an array of refreshments, including:

  • Wine by Provisions
  • Beer by Progression
  • Whisky Tasting by Four Season

We’ll also be serving tasty bites by the Light Up the Night! chefs.

Online Silent Auction

June 15 – 17, 2021 (Bidding opens 8 AM, June 15, 2021 and closes June 17, 2021 at 11:59 PM)

This three-day event will feature a tempting selection of auction items ranging from unique experiences, a weekend in Newport, art, outdoor adventures, and special dining experiences. (Link to online silent auction coming soon).

FOA depends upon LUTN to raise one-third of our annual budget to ensure families avoid homelessness, hunger, domestic violence, and child abuse. Help us keep the door open by participating in our Light Up The Night 2021…REIMAGINED Mill District event or by donating today!

For more information, please email Carly at [email protected].


Thank You To Our 2021 Sponsors!


Corporate Platinum Sponsors:

Amherst Mindfulness

Corporate Gold Sponsors:

Amity Street Dental
Amherst Business Improvement District
Greenfield Savings Bank
Jones Group Realtors
Jones Properties
Stakeholders Capital

Corporate Silver Sponsors:

HB Financial Group LLC
FTL Labs Corporation
University of Massachusetts Amherst

Corporate Bronze Sponsors:

Encharter Insurance

Individual Sponsors:

Sarah & Scott Auerbach
Paul DiBenedetto and Roxane Olevsky
Connie and Bill Gillen
Maggie Hodges and Andrew Mangels
Andrew and Sheilah Jones
Lynn and Bob Logan
Tony and Nora Maroulis
Betsy and Bruce McInnis
Tom and Deb Napier
John and Margaret Nunnelly
Sandra and Mark Parent
Christina Platt
Louise Reilly
Scott and Jennie Sandler
Woody and Mila Sherman