The Jimmy Gahan Charitable Foundation Announces

Our Seventh Annual Fundraiser
at Grumpy’s Pub in Falmouth, Mass.

August 14th & 15th, 2009

> click here for a printable flyer

100% of money raised goes to the work of the foundation

Silent Auction Preview begins Friday afternoon.  Bidding begins on Saturday at noon and 
ends at 5:30 pm.

Great Food! Great Music!
Great Silent Auction
and a Great Cause!

Friday's Lineup

  • Silent Auction Preview begins Friday afternoon

  • Free Food provided by local chefs

  • $1,000 in Raffle Prizes

  • Friday entertainment provided by the Med Hedz (4:00 - 8:00 pm)

Saturday's Lineup

  • Silent Auction bidding from
    11:00 am - 5:30 pm

  • Free Food provided by local chefs, including fried turkeys and an open grill

  • Free Raw Bar from
    1:30 pm - 5:30 pm

  • Jimmy Simpson and his All-Star Band Band including Johnny Ferreira and George Lily and the Snakygator Music Band
    from 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm


So far we have raised, with your help, close to $200,000 for scholarships and gifts to youth sports and youth activities in several communities including Falmouth, Bourne, Mashpee & Dudley, Massachusetts. 

We are planning our biggest fundraiser yet with donations of signed baseballs, art, restaurant certificates, antiques and jewelry and more! 

We are more than three quarters of the way to establishing 3 permanent endowments with a successful fundraiser this year, so that the work of the Jimmy Gahan Charitable Foundation can continue throughout the foreseeable future.

If you wish to participate through a donation of goods, services or certificates
please contact Jim Gahan at 508-540-1266 or Sue Hanley at 508-524-4181.

Here is a sample of this year's donations


Woods Hole Golf Club


Quashnet Valley Country Club


Pine Hills Golf Course


Olde Barnstable Fairgrounds Golf Course


Cape Cod Country Club

New Seabury Country Club  $400

Ballymeade Golf Club


Oak Ridge Golf Club

Pocasset Golf Club


Brookside Golf Club


Miacommet Golf Club




Kentucky Derby Poster $40
Oil Painting by Stokes $125
Mola of early classic design, San Blas Panama $125
Mola Quetzal Bird, San Blas Panama $75
Pair of decorative Sevres prints with silk mats $125
Set of 3 Caribbean prints  $50
Diana Lee painting "Clouds over Dunes"
Debbie Handy print of Woods Hole $85
Karen Rinaldo watercolor of Falmouth Harbor $125
Oil painting of New Hampshire scene signed Bureau $85
18th century hand-colored engraving "View of Rome"  $100


Phusion Grille (Chef's table for 4)


Chappaquoit Grille

La Cucina Sul Mare $100
The Nimrod $100
Firefly $50
Steve's Pizza


Fishmonger's Restaurant $50
Landfall Restaurant $100
The Clam Shack $100
Sam's Seafood $25
Paul's Pizza $100
Leeside Restaurant $50
Silver Lounge $25
Quarter Deck Restaurant $100
Shucker's Raw Bar $50
Talk of the Town Restaurant


G. Panis pair of Sterling Salts $175
Sterling Tray and Cordial Cups $100
Carved Wampum Pin by Barry Bissaillom


Sterling Sugar Basket & Tongs $50
19th century Shell Cameo $85
19th century Shell Cameo $100
19th century Shell Cameo $125
19th century Lava Cameo $95
Mexican Sterling Silver and Abalone Shell Moonstone Pin  $45
Mexican Sterling Silver and Greenstone Bracelet, marked Taxco $85
Mexican Sterling Silver and Azurite Pin $35
Italian Sterling Silver Pin with 3 Putti $35
Italian Micro-mosaic Pin $35
Intaglio Cameo Citrine Pin $35
Cubic Zirconia Ring $25
14K Emerald Ring with Small Diamonds $125
14K Earrings $45
Jade Buddha Pendant $35
Small Diamond and Gold Stud Earrings $95
Liberty House Necklace $55
Silver & Abalone Shell Bracelet $35
14K Gold & Tourmaline Stud Earrings $50


Emmitt Smith signed helmet (Dallas Cowboys) $275
Tom Brady signed jersey (Patriots) $500
Carl Yastremski signed game bat (Red Sox) $200
Patriots signed football 1967 $250
Signed golf poster - Tiger Woods, Payne Stewart, Tom Watson + al. $300
Stan Musial autograph $75
Cal Ripkin Jr. signed baseball $100
Ted Williams signed  signed autograph, 1953 $200
Mickey Mantle signed autograph, 1953 $200
Joe Dimaggio signed autograph, 1978 $200
2 Red Sox tickets, September 16th vs. the Angels $200
Daniel Bard signed baseball $75
Ken Griffey signed baseball $75
Drew Bledsoe signed baseball $100
Dom Dimaggio signed baseball $50
Red Sox tickets to Baltimore Orioles $150


Falmouth Wine & Spirits Gift Certificate


2 bottles of Hitching Post Pinot Noir Highliner


Chivas Royal Salute Scotch


Bottle of Brunello Di Montalcino $50
Basket of Beverages from United Liquors  $250
Basket of Beverages from United Liquors $250
4 bottles of Terra Barossa Shiraz $70
3 bottles of wine from Cape Cod Winery, Falmouth $50
Bottle of Lafete Rothschild, Paulliac 1977 $500


Jane Stockbridge $100
Stones Barber Shop $50
Michael Duffany $200
Nancy Marek $400
Christina Corcoran $200
McDonald's Paint & Wallpaper $50
James McGrath $100


Antique fluid lamp circa 1890 $50
Antique Wedgewood pitcher $100
Set of 10 green & clear goblets $75
Large Victorian silver plate covered tureen, circa 1890 $85
Enamel decorated 19th century glass vase $85
Miley Cyrus signed backstage pass & other items $100
Crazy Shirts of Hawaii - basket of goods $100
12 Lobsters courtesy of Kurt Mansbach $100
Golf Bag $85
Quilt $100
Quilt $100
Quilt $100
Quilt $100
Afghan $75
Afghan $75
Afghan $75
Afghan $75
Pedestal sink - Scott Cramer $150
Adirondack Chair from Penikese Island $275
Laminated cutting board from Penikese Island $75
Carved mermaid from Carol Burke $35
Bradley & Hubbard fireplace tool set $100
Sterling Silver inlaid cane $45
Pair of high quality brass sconces $150
Stella Artois custom cooler $35
Illinois River Hollow pintail drake decoy $225
Red Wood chaise lounge & umbrella chair $100
John Daly putter $95
Deluxe mermaid plaque with shells $100
Golf shirt from Pebble Beach Golf Club, California $75
Hummingbird feeder from For the Birds Only $25
Indoor/Outdoor thermometer from Twigs $70
Wall clock from Twigs $50
Steamship tickets to Nantucket (round trip for 4) $125
Island Queen tickets to Martha's Vineyard (round trip for 4) $70
Falmouth Enterprise 1 year subscription & hat $60
Falmouth Enterprise 1 year subscription & hat $60
Hawaian Ka Wood Serving Platter $55
Chimeneya $85
1/2 cord of firewood delivered by  Jonathan Hamilton $150
1 cord of firewood delivered by Mario Fernandes $300


Falmouth Glass & Mirror Gift Certificate $35
Ace Hardware Gift Certificate  $35
Tree Work by Josh Miller, Sound Tree Service $400
Windfall Market Gift Certificate $25
Superlube Gift Certificate $25
Blockbuster Video Gift Certificate  $25
Ace Hardware Gift Certificate $50
Dump Run from 2 Guys Dump Runs $125
Cape Cod Rehab Center - 3 month membership $225
Computer Work - Scott Cramer $100
Falmouth Sports Center & Health Club 1 month membership $70
Driftwood Cleaners Gift Certificate $50
Uptown Body 1 hour sports massage $75
Patriot Party Boat 1/2 day fishing trip for 4 $160
Cocktail party for 25 catered by Chef Roland $750
Lasagna for 8 from Al Brogna $85
Liberty House Gift Certificate $50
Snow Plowing by Danny Pedro $100
Vital Nutrition Gift Certificate

Over $1000.00 worth of Superb Raffle Items including:
Chairs, Beach Umbrellas, Grill, Clocks, Wine, Golf Balls & Gift Certificates to local businesses.

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