Past Sponsors

The outstanding organizations below have supported our efforts to celebrate the City of Boston’s diversity, immigrant heritage and contributions since our first gala by sponsoring at the following various levels over the years. We encourage you to join this impressive list of past sponsors, by pledging your support of the We Are Boston Gala.  

Many thanks to our generous sponsors!

Corporate Sponsors

1199 SEIU United Healthcare Workers East
Abt Associates
Arbella Insurance Group Charitable Foundation
Bank of America Foundation
Bank of New York Mellon
Bernard Chiu
Bingham McCutchen LLP
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Boston Architectural College
Boston Globe Foundation
Boston Medical Center Office of Development
Boston Public Health Commission
Boston Redevelopment Authority
Boston Society of Architects
Boston Women’s Fund
Brigham & Women’s Hospital
Brown Rudnick LLP
Caturano and Company
Century Bank
Citizens Bank Foundation
Colleges of the Fenway
Dana and Robert Smith
Eastern Bank Charitable Foundation
EOS Foundation
Fletcher Spaght Inc./Fletcher Spaght Ventures
Foundation for an Open America
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Hildreth Stewart Foundation
Hill Holiday
Hilton Boston Logan Airport
John Nagle Co.
John W. McCormack Graduate School of Policy Studies, UMASS Boston
Keyspan Energy
Law Offices of Javier F. Pico P.C.
Liberty Mutual Group
Maria and Ricardo's Tortilla Factory
Massachusetts Carpenters Union
Massachusetts Medical Society
Nellie Mae Education Foundation
New England Aquarium
New England Regional Council of Carpenters
Next Street, LLC
Northeastern University
P&G Gillette
Partners HealthCare
Prince, Lobel, Glovsky & Tye LLP
Radisson Hotel of Boston
Rasky Baerlein Strategic Communications Inc.
Raytheon Company
Red Sox Foundation
Richard Glovsky
Rite Aid
Robert & Adrina Kletjian Family Foundation
Ross & Associates
SEIU Local 615
Starbucks Coffee Company
State Street Corporation
Stop & Shop Supermarket Company LLC
The Asian Community Development Corporation
The Boston Foundation
The Cash Catalyst, LLC
Tufts Medical Center
UGL Services
Unite Here Local 26
United Commercial Bank
University of Massachusetts, Boston – Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy
University of Massachusetts, Boston – John W. McCormack Graduate School of Policy Studies
University of Massachusetts, Boston – Office of the Chancellor
Vlora Restaurant and Wine Bar
Wentworth Institute of Technology
WHDH – Channel 7
White Rhino Productions, Inc
Whittier Street Health Center

Media Sponsors

3DImagination Pictures
Bate Papo Magazine
Bay State Banner
Boston Business Journal
Boston Globe
Boston Korea
Brazilian Times
Brazuca Media Group
Clear Channel Outdoor
Color Magazine
El Planeta
Encuentro Latino
Epoch Times
La Semana Newspaper
Latin Syncopation Entertainment, LLC
Planet Philippines
Radio Nha-Terra
Sing Tao Daily Newspaper
Tele Kreyol
Thang Long Newspaper
The Bay State Banner
The Rendon Group
WBZ, TV-4 Centro
White Eagle Media LLC
World Journal
WUNR - 1600AM

Heritage Table Sponsors

AASRA (Asian American Support and Resource Agency)
Consulate General of Cape Verde
Department of Neighborhood Development, City of Boston
Donna M. Kletjian
Erkut Gömülü, Honorary Consul General of Turkey
Massachusetts Albanian American Society
Turkish American Cultural Society of New England

Table Sponsors

Access TCA Inc.
Action for Boston Community Development, Inc.
ADL New England
Adorno & Yoss, LLP
A Friendly Inn at Harvard and WE-Contact, Inc.
Agencia ALPHA
Albanian American Society
Alpha Construction, Inc.
American Immigration Lawyers Association New England Chapter
Anti-Defamation League of New England
ASC English School
Asian Task Force Against Domestic Violence
AVEO Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Bank of New York Mellon
Beal Companies LLP
Berklee College of Music
Bingham McCutchen LLP
Black Ministerial Alliance of Greater Boston
Boston and Maine Fish Company
Boston Benefit Partners, LLC
Boston College
Boston Community Venture
Boston Globe Foundation
Boston History Center and Museum
Boston Housing Authority
Boston Museum Project
Boston Private Bank and Trust Company
Boston Public Health Commission
Boston Public Library
Boston University
Boston Water and Sewer Commission
Boston Women’s Anti-Poverty Initiative
Boston Wood Floor
Brian T. O’Neill, PC, Attorney At Law
Bunker Hill Community College
Cambridge College
Cape Verde
Carney Hospital
Caroline Chang
Catherine & James Stone
Catholic Charities Archdiocese of Boston
Catholic Charities Haitian Multi-Service Center
Center for Community Health Education, Research and Service
Charles Glick Consulting Group
Charlotte Golar Richie and Sandy Bagley
Chinese Christian Church of Grace in Malden
Cindy Tsai
Colette Philips and Shirley Hoon
Consulate General of Cape Verde in Boston
Dancing Deer Baking Company
David Chin
Donna Kletjian
El Jolgorio de Massachusetts, Inc.
Emmanuel College
First Realty Management Corporation
First Trade Union Bank
Fortunato & Associates
Foster & Francisco LLC
Friends of Helen Choi
Gail Snowden
George A. Keches
Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce
Greenbaum, Nagel, Fisher and Paliotti, LLP
Harvard University’s Office of Government Affairs
Health Resources in Action, Inc. (HRiA)
Helen & Man Choi
Hyde Jackson Square Business Association
International Institute of Boston, Lowell and New Hampshire
James & Catherine Stone
Jewish Community Relations Council
John Hancock Financial Services
Kevin Johnson
Latino Health Institute
Latino Professional Network
Law Office of Boris B. Maiden
Law Office of Gregory Romanovsky, LLP
Law Offices of Elizabeth Ziemba
Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights
Lesley University
Leverett Wing
Liberty Global Partners, LLC
Long Bay Management Company
Lucinda Witt
Lucy Algere and Wendell Knox
Marisa DeFranko
Mark Parsekian and Associates
Maryann Gilligan Suydam
Mass College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences
Massachusetts Bay Community College
Massachusetts College of Arts & Design
Massachusetts College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences
Massachusetts Department of Public Health
Massachusetts Housing Finance Agency
MassBay Community College
MC2 Capital Management, LLC
Mercantile Bank & Trust Company
Mexican Community
Michael F. Dunn
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo PC
New England Carpenters Labor Management Program
Nixon Peabody LLP
Northeast Partners
Northeastern University Office of Student Affairs
Nutter, McClennen & Fish
Omar Argote
Phung/Porzio Studio of Architecture, Inc.
Project Bread
Reebok International
Retailers Association of Massachusetts
Romanovsky Law, LLP
Ross & Associates
Royal Fire Door, Inc.
Sayat Nova Armenian Dance Group and Kevin Johnson
SEIU Local 615
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Simmons College
Stefan Kochi
Tammy, Grace, and Clarence Choi
Telemundo New England
Tennant Company
The Boston Foundation
The Connors Family Office
The Eastern Bag and Paper Group
The Hyams Foundation, Inc.
The Medical Foundation
The Partnership, Inc.
Tracy Palandjian
Turkish American Cultural Society of New England
Turkish Cultural Center
United Commercial Bank
Urban College
Vlora Restaurant & Mass. Albanian American Society
Vlora Restaurant and Wine Bar
Wentworth Institute of Technology
Westy Egmont
Wheelock College
White Rhino
Whittier Street Health Center

Video & Multimedia

  • Being Boston

    A showcase of Boston's diversity through personal stories.

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  • We Are Boston Gala 2011

    Mayor Menino and the MONB celebrate the cultural diversity of Boston and recognize Boston's immigrants at the sixth annual We Are Boston Gala Awards.

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  • We Are Boston 2010

    Mayor Menino and the MONB welcomes Victoria Kennedy as well as community and corporate leaders to the fifth annual We Are Boston Gala Awards.

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  • We Are Boston 2009

    View a photo slideshow and video from the We Are Boston Gala 2009.

    2009 We Are Boston Gala Slideshow

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  • We Are Boston 2008

    View a photo slideshow and video from the We Are Boston Gala 2008.

    2008 We Are Boston Gala Slideshow

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  • We Are Boston 2007

    View a photo slideshow from the We Are Boston Gala 2007.

    2007 We Are Boston Gala

  • We Are Boston 2006

    View a photo slideshow from the We Are Boston Gala 2006.

    2006 We Are Boston Gala