Throughout history, Boston has been a destination for people from all over the world. The We Are Boston Gala creates an environment of inclusiveness that embraces and celebrates all of Boston’s diversity.
A Celebration of Boston's Diversity, Immigrant Heritage and Contributions
Honoring the Achievements Of
Honorable Margaret H. Marshall
24th Chief Justice of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court
Senior Counsel, Choate Hall & Stewart LLP
The Community Contributions Of
Goodwin Procter LLP
Youth Action Award Recipient
Nominated by the BCYF Thomas M. Menino Community Center and Cooperative Artists Institute
415 Summer Street
Creating an environment of inclusiveness that embraces and celebrates all of Boston’s diversity;
Lifting up Boston’s immigrant heritage;
Celebrating Boston’s immigrant contributions;
Affirming and connecting new and old Bostonians of different ages, from different nations, those who came freely, as well as those who were brought here against their will;
Acknowledging and appreciating Boston’s Native American Populations;
Inspiring Bostonians to reclaim and take pride in Boston’s immigrant roots and history; and
Engaging diverse communities and sectors as participants in embracing Boston’s multicultural richness.
A showcase of Boston's diversity through personal stories.
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.
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.
We Are Boston 2009
View a photo slideshow and video from the We Are Boston Gala 2009.
We Are Boston 2008
View a photo slideshow and video from the We Are Boston Gala 2008.
We Are Boston 2007
View a photo slideshow from the We Are Boston Gala 2007.
We Are Boston 2006
View a photo slideshow from the We Are Boston Gala 2006.