40th Anniversary Gala

A Gala to Celebrate 40 Years for the Public Humanities in Massachusetts

The Governor’s Awards in the Humanities

Honoring Champions of the Public Humanities

To celebrate its 40th year, Mass Humanities conferred the inaugural Governor’s Award
upon four exemplary individuals whose public actions have been grounded in an
appreciation of the humanities, and have enhanced civic life in the Commonwealth.

John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum

Sunday, November 9, 2014

Our Honorees:

More on this Celebratory Day

Thank You To All Our Generous Sponsors:

Visionary / $20,000 Level

McMullen Family Foundation

Luminary / $10,000 Level

Joshua and Anita Bekenstein
Hertel & Konish Wealth Management Group
John F. Kennedy Library Foundation
John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum
The Lynch Foundation
Smith College

Champion / $5,000 Level

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Boston Private Bank & Trust Company
Eastern Bank Charitable Foundation
Fidelity Charitable
Goodwin Procter LLP
Gourmet Caterers
Hinckley, Allen & Snyder LLP
Edward M. Kennedy Institute
Museum of Fine Arts
Northern Light Productions
Seyfarth Shaw, LLP
Vacovec, Mayotte & Singer, LLP
Wells Fargo Advisors
Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP

Benefactor / $2,500 Level

Rene and Geoffrey Boisi
The Boston Foundation
Boston University School of Social Work
Cooley Dickinson Health Care
Joseph E. and Rose Corcoran Foundation
New England Public Radio
University of Massachusetts Boston

40th Anniversary