Making History Gala

Live Event at the
Fairmont Copley Plaza
138 St. James Avenue, Boston, MA

Tuesday, 16 November 2021

with featured speaker Heather Cox Richardson
in conversation with Jared Bowen of GBH

John Codman Ropes Award
presented by Diane & Deval Patrick
Hon. Levin H. Campbell
Hubert E. Jones

musical tribute
Boston Children's Chorus
General Admission $500 per person includes Cocktail Reception & Dinner

Image entitled /2012/juniper/assets/clio/meacham.jpgFeaturing Heather Cox Richardson

A history professor at Boston College, Richardson has been hailed as one of the most relevant independent journalists in the United States. She is author and publisher of the widely-acclaimed daily newsletter “Letters from an American” in which she chronicles the modern political landscape, contextualized against the backdrop of the Constitution and American history, laws, economy, and social customs.

In conversation with Jared Bowen, Host of “Open Studio with Jared Bowen” on GBH

Bowen is GBH’s Executive Arts Editor and the Emmy award-winning host of Open Studio with Jared Bowen. He is a recipient of three New England Emmys, two Edward R. Murrow Awards, and the Commonwealth Award.

Honorary Chairs

Governor Charlie Baker and First Lady Lauren Baker
Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Attorney General Maura Healey
René F. Jones & Brigid Doherty

Gala Committee

Jim Segel- Gala Chair
Catherine Allgor
Olly Ames
Lee Campbell
Iris and Bob Fanger
Joan Fink
Ronit Hadar
Candace Jans
David Kirk
Marshall Moriarty
Sharon Rice
Michael Shea
Newk Stillwell