Mayor Martin J. Walsh and his Office of New Bostonians (MONB) announced plans for its We Are Boston Anniversary Gala. Broadway, film, and television star Vanessa Williams will take the stage with her dynamic and timeless vocals to celebrate its tenth anniversary. The gala will be held at the Fairmont Copley Plaza hotel, attracting nearly 1,000 attendees on Tuesday, November 17, 2015. Attendees will have the opportunity to witness firsthand the impact immigrants have brought to strengthen and invigorate Boston. Please join other corporate leaders in demonstrating your commitment to promoting diversity and celebration of immigrant contributions in the City of Boston and beyond. Please find information on the sponsorship opportunities below.
To celebrate the history of the organization, an Anniversary Gala 10 Committee has been put into place including:
Ferdinand Alvaro, Jr., Gonzalez, Saggio & Harlan LLP // Robert L. Beal, Related Beal // Donna Cupelo, Verizon New England // Lucas H. Guerra, Argus // Joseph L. Hooley, State Street Corporation // Cynthia Izzo, KPMG // Regina M. Pisa, Goodwin Procter LLP // Walter B. Prince, Prince Lobel Tye LLP // Bob Rivers, Eastern Bank and Brad Ulrich, Walgreens
The Office of New Bostonians Fund was created to accept contributions from individuals, organizations, and local and private business for the purpose of funding the Immigrant Integration and Empowerment Initiative, New Americans Library Corners, English for New Bostonians, Immigration Advice Clinics, and mini-grants for Boston-based, immigrant-led, and immigrant-serving nonprofit organizations. Contributions are tax deductible as permitted by law.
For more information about the gala and sponsorships, contact MONB’s event planner, AJ Williams at AJ Williams Events.
2015 We Are Boston Sponsorship Information