BeauTEAful hats, delicious treats and spectacular company all made for a wonderful 12th Annual Square One Tea Party.

Nothing illustrates the success of our event better than the photos that captured the smiles of our guests and speakers that day. Be sure to visit our Facebook page to view the hundreds of photos taken that day. [Be sure this links to the FB photo album of Ed’s photos].

Congratulations to Sister Mary Caritas and Werner Maiwald who won the coveted “Top Hat” contest!


Huge thanks to all who made this event so successful, helping us raise thousands of dollars to support our work with children and families.

Our sponsors: Health New England, Smith & Wesson, USI Insurance, Peoples Bank, the Republican, The Gaudreau Group, Columbia Gas, MassLive, WMAS, BusinessWest, Chez Josef, Tea Guys, and Inspired Marketing.

The 2017 Tea Planning Committee: Andrea Cincotta, Jamie Campbell, Carol Ruggieri, Kathy Trudeau, Julie Cole, Saskia Cote, Alyssa Howard, Brian Lawler, Noelle Myers, Jill Monson-Bishop, and Liz Szarkowski

Our Celebrity Tea Servers: Andrea Luppi from Columbia Gas, Ashley Kohl from Ohana Performing Arts, Carol Campbell from Chicopee Industrial, Dawn Creighton from AIM,  Denise Jordan with the City of Springfield,  Helen Caulton Harris with the City of Springfield,  Jeff Lomma with the Springfield Regional Chamber, Joe Lawler from the Gaudreau Group, John Doleva from the Basketball Hall of Fame,  Justin Roberts from MassLive, Kate Kane with Northwestern Mutual, Lamont Clemons with S-CEL-O Painting, Matt Bannister from PeoplesBank, Maura McCaffrey from Health New England, Michelle Martone from USI,  Michelle Wirth with Mercedes-Benz of Springfield,  Ryan McCollum with RMC Strategies, and Werner Maiwald with Renaissance Advisory Services