tom sustic fund
Presented by Young Tradition Vermont with Hotel Vermont with support provided by the Vermont Family Network, UVM Medical Center and others. The event will be broadcast as a livestream on the Young Tradition Vermont Facebook page on 2/16/21 starting at 7pm. More info at firstname.lastname@example.org Mardi Gras from Burlington, Vermont ON Fat Tuesday, featuring music […]
The Tom Sustic Fund was established to support a bone marrow transplant for Tom Sustic, mostly generated through a series of benefit events in 1999 and 2000 featuring musician friends including Greg Brown, Jesse Winchester, Beausoleil, Savoy Doucet Cajun Band, La Bottine Souriante, Mick Moloney & Jimmy Keane, John Roberts and Tony Barrand, the Horseflies, […]
18th Annual Farewell Reunion, written by Ava White – YTV Summer Intern This year’s Farewell Reunion was dedicated to Brian C., who recently passed away at the age of 28 this January. He is remembered as a person full of joy and patience, who was often sitting in the 1st or 2nd row at this concert. […]
18th Farewell Reunion featuring the Zeichner Trio & Romy & Ben Munkres May 22nd starting at 7pm, ending by about 8pm. The 18th Annual Farewell Reunion happens on line this year. We’ll miss the acoustic wonders of Grace Church in Sheldon, but not the chance to see and hear some great music on the Friday […]
Thanks everyone who attended/contributed/brought deserts, Beg, Steal or Borrow (Jeremy, Roland, Fran, Luke & Geoff) & the Jason Anick Acoustic Trio (Jason, Max & Greg), Summer at Grace/Beth Crane, Andy Crane, Sarah King, Danielle Devlin and all the sponsors: Stone’s Throw Pizza, People’s Trust Company, Julie & Jeff Benay, Danielle Devlin, Beth Crane, Alan Homans, […]
Thanks to everyone for making our annual Mardi Gras fundraiser for the Tom Sustic Fund successful, nourishing, important. Appreciation to everyone at Hotel Vermont for the welcome and tons of extra effort, especially the crew on duty that night, and John Abair…. without John the whole thing would not have been possible…… all the sponsors […]
Come celebrate Mardi Gras with live music from Yankee Chank, Big Night, & Ponyhustle! Mardi Gras, French for ‘Fat Tuesday,’ is celebrated around the world as the last night of dancing, feasting, and partying before Lenten fasting begins on Ash Wednesday. This Burlington-based Mardi Gras celebration takes place March 5 from 7:00pm – 10:00pm at […]
Thanks all who attended/supported the 16th Annual Farewell Reunion with Pete’s Posse on Friday May 25th at Grace Church in Sheldon, especially Pete Sutherland, Oliver Scanlon, Tristan Henderson, Beth Crane, Andy Crane, Julie & Jeff Benay or so many others. Proceeds from the concert supports the Tom Sustic Fund, assisting families with children with life-threatening/life-altering […]
The 16th Annual Farewell Reunion features Pete’s Posse, just a couple of weeks after returning from Scotland and the Shetland Folk Festival. Proceeds from the concert helps the Tom Sustic Fund, which supports families with children with life-threatening/life-altering conditions. Presenting partners include Summer at Grace and others. Bring something to share for the desert potluck at […]
The 16th Annual Farewell Reunion features Pete’s Posse, their first performance since returning from Scotland and being featured at the Shetland Folk Festival. Proceeds from the concert helps the Tom Sustic Fund, which supports families with children with life-threatening/life-altering conditions. Presenting partners include Summer at Grace and others. Bring something to share for the desert […]
Big thanks, all the way around, wide and deep, for all who supported the Mardi Gras Party at Hotel Vermont on 2/13/18 in Burlington. There were 2 general storylines to the night, in addition the great setting, occasion, music, food, drinks, and legacy and new friends. First was the personal story about Tom Sustic’s journey […]
Mardi Gras Party to Benefit the Tom Sustic Fund featuring Yankee Chank, Ponyhustle and others on 2/13/18 from 7pm to 10pm at Hotel Vermont presented by Young Tradition Vermont and Hotel Vermont with support provided by the Vermont Family Network, the UVM Medical Center, the Alchemist and others tickets at http://www.sevendaystickets.com/events/51026044/mardi-gras-party, more info about the event […]
Here’s the video from the 5/26/17 Farewell Reunion Concert in Sheldon featuring David Greely, Dana Whittle and Claude Methe….. thanks to Northwest Access TV and Elizabeth Malone.
Thanks all who attended what I claimed to be the first honest-to-goodness Mardi Gras party with live Cajun and Zydeco music ON Mardi Gras night in Burlington. Big shout-out to Hotel Vermont, Vermont’s owned-and-operated hotel in downtown Burlington. As much fun as it was, it was also a successful effort to raise money for an important and […]
We’ve scheduled a Mardi Gras party on Tuesday February 28th at Hotel Vermont in Burlington. This is the first event we’ve ever done exclusively to raise funds for the Tom Sustic Fund, and we’re counting on it being as successful and well-attended as possible. Hotel Vermont is opening their doors and donating proceeds to the […]
This will be the first benefit event sponsored by Young Tradition Vermont specifically for the Tom Sustic Fund. Some really great Cajun and Zydeco music (Planet Zydeco, Yankee Chank, Alec Ellsworth & Katie Trautz), and a great cause that directly addresses the service component of our mission. Also, it acknowledges that the organization was established from scarcity […]
Thanks all who contributed to the 14th Farewell Reunion at Grace Church in Sheldon on May 29th….. Andy Crane, Beth Crane and others from Grace Church, musicians Michele Choiniere, Isabella Rottler, Fabe Choiniere, Deb Flanders, Will Patton (40th wedding anniversary!), Wendy MacIsaac, Andrea Beaton and Eric McDonald, Deborah Travis for running the door and sales […]
Supporting families who’s children are being treated for life threatening conditions and/or are in hospice care.
Greg returns to Burlington for a UVM Lane Series performance at the UVM Recital Hall starting at 7:30pm. Proceeds benefit the Tom Sustic Fund. Contact the UVM Lane Series for information and tickets.
We were honored to join with Grace Church again presenting this event. The event got started 14 years ago….. we call this the 13th annual reunion because the first one wasn’t a reunion….. and Grace Church has been our enthusiastic, loyal and resourceful partner in keeping it going every year.
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