Mayor Martin J. Walsh and his Office of New Bostonians seek to honor outstanding youth leaders who have made invaluable contributions in promoting and embracing Boston’s rich diversity and facilitating New Bostonians’ full participation in the life of the City of Boston. Please review the criteria below and nominate candidates for the 2015 We Are Boston Youth Action Award.The Youth Action Award is intended for a Boston resident, under 21 years of age who is or whose parents are immigrants.
Youth Action Award Nomination form: https://goo.gl/PrlhTP
Mayor’s Office of New Bostonians
Tuesday, November 17, 2015 from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM (EST)
We Are Boston Anniversary Gala
A Night of Multi-Cultural Food, Music and Dance Celebrating Ten Years of Boston’s Diversity, Immigrant Heritage and Contributions
An Hour Reception featuring Our Honorees and Our Special Guests. Complimentary Wine Bar and Passed Hors d’oeuvres // VIP Guests Will Receive a Gift Bag
6:00 p.m. General Reception
A Culinary Dine Around Reception featuring The Improper’s “Best of” Restaurants
Local Multi-Cultural Performances
Anniversary Live Auction featuring exciting trips and one-of-a-kind items
An Awards Presentation by Mayor Walsh honoring Pulitzer Prize Winning author, Junot Díaz and the pioneer and innovator of East-West cuisine and host of the Emmy-nominated show Simply Ming, chef Ming TsaiSpecial Guest Speaker and Live Performance by
Cash Bar // Dressy AttireEvent Produced by AJ WILLIAMS EVENTS. For More info contact us at (617) 267-2244
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A Special Note about We Are Boston Anniversary Gala
Dear Friends & Colleagues:
On behalf of Mayor Martin J. Walsh and the Office of New Bostonians (MONB), we invite you to join us for the We are Boston 10th Anniversary Gala, celebrating our city’s diversity, immigrant heritage and contributions. The Anniversary Gala featuring Academy Award-Winning, multi-Grammy nominated, Vanessa Williams will be held on Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. at the Fairmont Copley Plaza, Boston.
We are also thrilled to announce this year’s honorees – Pulitzer-Prize winning author, Junot Diaz and Emmy-nominated Host of Simply Ming, Chef Ming Tsai!
Check out the Boston Globe feature announcing this year’s event –“Vanessa Williams to perform at We Are Boston gala in the fall” http://goo.gl/4N81iY
Please do not hesitate to contact AJ Williams, AJ Williams Events at (617) 267-2244 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call the MONB at 617-635-2980 with any questions.
We are looking forward to celebrating with you on November 17th!
Alejandra St. Guillen
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- Tickets go on sale September 1