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20th Anniversary Friend Raiser Celebration

Honoring the New England Patriots Foundation
with The Power of One Award

NE Patriots Foundation

Join Us as We Celebrate on Friday, June 14th
at 7:00pm
at the Artist for Humanity EpiCenter
100 W, 2nd Street, Boston

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About Our 20th Anniversary Friend Raiser

We are thrilled to be celebrating 20 years of life-changing work at Friends-Boston with You!

We are throwing a party this year and have a whole new format in store for our attendees including DJ & Dancing after our formal program concludes with a toast. 

7:00pm – Cocktails & Dinner Stations, Silent Auction, Mission Engagement Activities, and an Artist Led Guest Created Art Installation
8:15pm – Welcome, Awards, Inspiring Program
9:00pm – Dessert and Toast
9:30pm – 11:00pm: DJ and Dancing

Cocktail Attire

We look forward to celebrating with you on June 14!

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Your investment fuels our mission!

Not able to join us on June 14th? Give in spirit and make a virtual paddle raise using the button below. 100% of donations will directly benefit our Achievers.

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Elizabeth Warren, U.S. Senator
Ayanna Pressley, U.S. Congresswoman
Sal DiDomenico, State Senator
Adrian Madaro, State Representative
John Moran, State Representative
Chynah Tyler, State Representative
Chris Worrell, State Representative
Ruthzee Louijeune, Boston City Council President
Gabriela Coletta, Boston City Councilor
Julia Mejia, Boston City Councilor
Henry Santana, Boston City Councilor

Ginnette Acevedo
Joe Boncore, Principal and Founder, Commonwealth Counsel
Nicole & David Borden
Michael & Peg Cleary
Jim & Lisa Davey
David & Debbie Donovan
Turahn Dorsey, Chief Impact Officer, Eastern Bank Foundation
Deborah Drew, Director of Philanthropic Development, National Grid Foundation
Jen Faigel, Executive Director, CommonWealth Kitchen
Dr. Aisha Francis, President and CEO, Benjamin Franklin Cummings Institute of Technology
Bob & Harriett Hallagan
Abbigale Haynes and Tom Redznak
Junlin Ho and Derrick Ang
Imari Jeffries, President and CEO, Embrace Boston
Josh Kraft, President, New England Patriots Foundation
Charlotte Lewis, COO Kensington Investment Company
Harriet Lewis, Chair, Lewis Family Foundation
Robert Lewis, Jr., BGCB Nicholas President and CEO
Dr. Marvin Loiseau, Dean of Academic Affairs, Benjamin Franklin Cummings Institute of Technology
Margaret Low, CEO, WBUR
Julie & David Lynch
Gary Mikula and Holly Burnet Mikula
Uchenna J. Ndulue
Allen C Nunnally and Sara DiVello
Sue Passacantilli
Charles and Rebecca Platt
Yanina & Mark Reid
Laura & Mitch Rock
David & Kristin Shapiro
John & Sue Simon
Jeff & Ruth Somers
Danielle & Stephen Williams
Jendayi Williams, Board Member and Program Alumni

Social Impact Investment Sponsorship Opportunities

We are offering a variety of ways for our Community to Sponsor the 20th Anniversary Friend Raiser. To learn about Investment Opportunities and how you can sponsor and support our 20th Anniversary Friend Raiser, please click here.

Generational Change Sponsor: $100,000 (Only One Being Offered)
Perseverance Sponsor: $40,000 (Only One Being Offered)
Find Your Spark Sponsor: $20,000 (Only Two Being Offered)
Growth Mindset Sponsor: $10,000 (Only Nine Being Offered) 5 LEFT
Hope Sponsor: $5,000
Relationship Builder Sponsor: $2,500

If you have any questions, please contact Stacy DellOrfano at

Ready to Sponsor the 20th Anniversary Friend Raiser now? Then click the button below.

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Social Impact Investment Sponsors