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Benefit Dinner Raises $8,000 for Oasis Free Clinics

Community Author: Anita Ruff
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Anita Ruff | BDN
Anita Ruff | BDN

On Monday, March 19, local eatery, Henry and Marty Restaurant, hosted a dinner to benefit the Oasis Free Clinics.  The dinner raised $8,000 for Oasis’ free medical, dental and prescription assistance services.

“This is the largest fundraising event in Oasis’ history,” said, Executive Director Anita Ruff.  “We are grateful for the generosity of the Henry and Marty team and their vendors who donated goods and supplies. And a huge thanks goes to everyone who came to the dinner.”

Henry and Marty Restaurant has been hosting benefit dinners for local charities for over a decade.  “We are pleased with how many people turned out,” said Paul Hollingsworth, Henry and Marty Restaurant co-owner.  “We are committed to giving back to the community by supporting charities that are making a difference.  We were glad to be able to help Oasis,” stated Aaron Park, Henry and Marty Restaurant co-owner and chef.

In addition to the cost of the meal, Henry and Marty staff donated their time and and tips. Several vendors, including Flight Deck Brewing, Bisson Farm, Six River Farm, Hahn’s End Artisanal Cheese, Shain’s of Maine Ice Cream, Moses Dyer Coffee Roasters, Harbor Fish, Standard Bakery, Native Maine Produce, Sysco Foods, and General Linen donated to this event.

About the Oasis Free Clinics

The Oasis Free Clinics provide free medical, mental health and dental services, as well as prescription assistance, for uninsured, low-income residents of Freeport, Durham, Brunswick, Harpswell and Sagadahoc County.

For more information, call 721-9277 or visit OasisFreeClinics.org