Source: The Independent

Sweet Charities

by Jessica Mackin

September 18, 2013

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Dream Extreme

Join fashion designer Nicole Miller and Guinness World Record holder and 9-Time World Kiteboarding Champion, Kristen Boese, at the 4th Annual Dream Extreme in Southampton. This empowering weekend benefiting victims of domestic violence begins on Saturday with a two-day kiteboarding clinic, dinner party and beach activities.   

Proceeds from Dream Extreme benefit STEPS of End Family Violence a nonprofit organization, improving the lives of New York City’s most vulnerable children and women since 1986. Visit

Fun Shoot

Third Annual East Hampton Sportsmen’s Alliance Fun Shoot will take place on Sunday from noon to 5 PM at Maidstone Gun Club in East Hampton. Proceeds will benefit The East Hampton Sportmen’s Alliance. For information call 631- 774-0036.

Play the Links

Play the Links at the Maidstone Club to Benefit Guild Hall will take place on Monday from 11 AM to 8 PM. Hosted at the historic, ocean-front Maidstone Club in East Hampton, the outing begins at noon with lunch in the Tap Room. The shotgun start tournament begins at 1 PM and is followed by cocktails on the Clubhouse veranda overlooking the ocean and a Scotch Tasting Master Class sponsored by Amagansett Wine and Spirits. Dinner and an awards ceremony follow from 6 to 8 PM.

Tickets are $800 per player. To make a reservation or for sponsor information, contact Laura Perrotti at

SUP Race Series

Hamptons “SUP Race Series” Season Finale, A Paddle Race for the Ocean Rescue Squad will take place on October 12. Participants and spectators are welcome to come out in support of the East Hampton Volunteer Ocean Rescue Squad, a collective of remarkable men and women who provide safety coverage at water sports events in the Hamptons. This is an impressive SUP race course set up and supported by the Squad that offers a nice mix of user friendliness and technical challenges. The race kicks off at 9 AM at the Lazy Point Launch at Napeague Harbor in Amagansett. Registration begins at 7:30 AM. Post-race awards, raffles and refreshments will be available at the finish area at Eddie Ecker Park in Montauk. Participants can register on line at and are welcome to call the Main Beach Shop at 631-537-2716 if a rental board is required.

Stroll To The Sea Dog Walk

ARF’s 20th Annual Stroll To The Sea Dog Walk takes place on October 12. Pedigrees, designer dogs and mutts are all welcome to take the two-mile walk to the ocean starting from Mulford Farm in East Hampton from 9 AM to noon. Free nail clipping for dogs, contests and treats. Register online now at and start collecting pledges from family and friends. For more information or for to register by phone, contact Jamie 631-537-0400 x215.