Picnic at the Farm 2019

Thank You!

A huge note of gratitude for all who attended and/or sponsored Picnic on the Farm, a wonderful celebration of 35 years of caring, compassion and commitment at Brian House and Adult Vocational Programs. Your support means so much to our mission.

We invite you to visit the websites of our Sponsors and In-Kind Sponsors by following the links below:


Rose & Kiernan, Inc.
Alicia Farrell PhD
Updike, Kelly & Spellacy

In-Kind Sponsors

Travis Winkley
Smith Farm Gardens
Adult Vocational Program’s Smith Farm
Kim Tyler Photography
Command N
Kara Pierson Design
On Trend Consulting
Leif Nilsson
Suburban Office Furniture
Millix Family Farm
Simon’s Marketplace
Drinks with Jack
VIP to Go
Scott’s Farms
Hospital for Special Care
Essex Printing
Barry Garvin Photography
Whole Harmony – Tonic
Essex Savings Bank
Parker Construction
Saybrook Home
C.P. Burdick and Son, Inc.

And the Valley Regional High School volunteers
who worked so hard to set up, serve, clear the tables
and wash out the containers to keep up on the recycling efforts

Funds raised from this event will be allocated to initiate the Enhanced Wellness Fund, a specialized scholarship fund newly established for the benefit of the adult individuals we serve at Brian House and Adult Vocational Programs. This permanent fund will aid residents in achieving their many personal wellness goals. These include occupational, speech, music and art therapies, equestrian activities, Special Olympics, cultural events, specialized equipment and more.

A Big Welcome

We welcome the first 24 Founding Members of our Enhanced Wellness Fund:

In Memory of Mal Winkley
Smith Farm Gardens
Essex Savings Bank
Michael & Mary Mather
AJ Welding
The Winkley Family
Oxford Builders
The Parker Family
Zanardi Oil
Parker Construction
George & Sally Mayer
Rose & Kiernan
Saybrook Home
Joann & Kyle Little
The Wolter Family
Updike, Kelly & Spellacy
Alicia Farrell, PhD
In Memory of Special Olympian Kris Galante
Alison & Stephen Brinkmann
Mr. & Mrs. Thomas Webster
The ACD Pollock Family
C.P. Burdick and Son, Inc.
Robert & Mary Martin
Middlesex United Way Women’s Initiative

Brian House, Inc. is a 501(c)3 Organization, Tax ID #06-1081008. We appreciate your support and know it will make a tremendous impact in enhancing the wellness of the individuals we serve.  Thank you!

To learn more about become a founding member or for questions, please contact Dawn Parker, Director of Business Development, at dparker@brianhouse.org.