More than 150 participants logged on to Zoom to party the night away at STRIVE Rocks. The 12-hour fundraiser, held from 8 p.m. May 7 to 8 a.m. May 8, featured live music, games, themed hours and a whole lot of dancing.

Special guests included Maine Mariners Coach Riley Armstrong, Miss Maine Carolyn Brady, DJ Haylstorm from Hot 104.7, Stormtroopers and other characters from the New England Garrison, Miss Maine USA Julia Van Steenberghe and Miss Maine Teen USA Grace Morey, along with recordings from other local celebrities.

The fundraiser generated more than $106,000 for STRIVE, a South Portland nonprofit that supports over 1,400 tweens, teens and young adults with intellectual disabilities. To learn more, visit

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