Hospice Volunteers of Hancock County

~ Volunteer Service Since 1980 ~

14 McKenzie Avenue, Ellsworth, ME 04605
207-667-2531  | [email protected]

Dinner Parties for a Cause

Each Spring and Fall, our generous and gracious hosts and hostesses open their hearts and homes to benefit Hospice Volunteers of Hancock County.

Delicious Offerings in lovely settings around Hancock County – all to benefit a worthy cause.

Fall 2021 Dinners are here!

Reservations for all dinners and adventures BY PHONE CALL ONLY: 207-667-2531 and 207-669-2384
Beginning Thursday, August 26, 2021 at 9:00 a.m.

We accept Visa or Mastercard
Please make full payment at time of call.

A Harvest Feast at
Friendship Cottage

Saturday, Sept 18– 6:00 p.m.
16 Guests, $75.00 per person

Artist and Chef Ron King, Hospice Board member, Barbara Clark and Friendship Cottage Director, Anne Ossanna will transform the cottage, the former Left Bank in Blue Hill, now a spacious local Adult Day Service Center into a festive and cozy bistro. You will be treated to the the ultimate three course fall comfort meal created with locally farmed ingredients, accompanied by a variety of complementary beverages.

Overnight Treat at Ironbound

Your choice of date/time in season.
For 2 guests, $375.00

Run away from home for a one night stay at the Ironbound Restaurant and Inn, a comfortably chic and colorful destination in Hancock. Owner Leslie Harlow created attractive outdoor gathering and dining spaces to complement a lively bar and indoor restaurant. After a romantic dinner, your lovely B&B room and bath will be right upstairs. Included in your package is a $75.00 gift certificate for dinner.

Call Hospice to buy your gift certificate; then call Ironbound at 207-422-3395 to make your reservations.

Cooking and Dining with the Best!

Thursday, November 4, 2021 – 6 p.m.
12 Guests, $95.00 per person

Honored chef, author and Hospice volunteer, Diane Bianco and Hospice Board Member and Man About Town Jim Bradley will treat you to a gala evening of shared pasta-making, wine tasting and dinner at Jim’s spacious home in Lamoine.

Be prepared to put on your apron and join in the fun!

An Evening at the
Crocker House Country Inn

8 Guests; your choice of date/time.
$90.00 per person

New Owners Robert and Janette Noddin and Joshua, Chef and Inkeeper at The Crocker House, will host eight fortunate guests for a delicious dinner and wine experience at their beautifully appointed inn on Hancock Point. The Crocker House traditions of hospitality and elegance that we have come to know and love continue. Assemble a group of friends, a foursome or celebrate as a couple. Your hosts are pleased to welcome you as you support the mission of Hospice Volunteers of Hancock County.

Call Hospice to buy your gift certificate (s); then call the Crocker House at 207-422-6806 when you are ready to make your dinner reservation.

Oyster Adventure for Two

Date by mutual agreement in season.
$325 for two

Meet the harvester! Oyster farmer, Graham Platner will take you on a personalized tour to his working waterfront oyster farm in Sorrento. Learn about the cultivation of Maine oysters and go home with a prize – a complimentary dozen fresh oysters. Your two hour boat tour leaves from Sullivan.

Call Hospice to buy your gift certificate, which will give you scheduling details.

A Real Maine Adventure with
Linda Greenlaw

Available for the Sept 2021 through Sept 2022 seasons with reservations.
20 guests, $100 per person

Former commercial fishing boat captain and best selling author Linda Greenlaw invites you to join her on her beautiful new boat Select for a two hour cruise to support Hospice volunteers. Join with friends, family, book a small group or as an individual to mingle with others aboard. You will have the opportunity to learn about Linda’s fascinating career and experience our incredible Maine waters, wildlife and scenery. Your cruise leaves from Surry and includes refreshments and drinks.

Call Hospice to purchase your gift certificate; then call Linda’s agent at 207-266-9831 to book your cruise anytime between September 2021 and September 2022

Your Imaginary Adventure

Once again we are offering an Imaginary Adventure.
Think of all the lovely things you can do at home while you support Hospice Volunteers of Hancock County.

Unlimited guests any time of day or night all year.
$50.00 donation per participant.

Call Hospice to make your Imaginary reservation at 207-667-2531.

A portion of the cost of your dinners is tax deductible.
All of us sincerely appreciate the kindness of our hosts.
Your generosity and support helps us to fulfill our mission.