Photography By: Laurie Richards

This off-season, one of Nantucket’s most beloved islanders, Gene Mahon, fell on some incredibly challenging times. With Mahon facing serious medical hardships, the Nantucket community rallied behind him. Friends Beth English, Mark Donato and Kristen Cambell launched a fundraising campaign that quickly amassed more than $150,000. Part of the campaign was the widely attended “Mahon Down!” event at The Chicken Box.

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