A quick Friday hello to tell you about an upcoming event that promises to be full of delicious food and fun, all for a great cause. The ALLY Foundation, the organization I have run two Boston Marathons for (2010 and 2012) is hosting its Grand Gala on December 1 at the elegant Boston Harbor Hotel.
I will visiting family in Europe, but, as part of the ambassador committee for the event, would love if you could let anyone and everyone who might be interested know about it.
We’re also seeking donations of interesting, unique, and fabulous wines and spirits for the interactive Spirit Wall. If you can help, please send me an email.
Happy Friday, and thanks for reading!
A GRAND Gala presented December 1, 2012
Fundraiser for the ALLY Institute at RAND.
On December 1st, 2012 The ALLY Foundation will present “A GRAND Gala” at The Boston Harbor Hotel Wharf Room located on scenic Rowes Wharf in Boston. From 7pm – 11pm revelers will celebrate and help raise funds for the innovative ALLY Institute at RAND, set to launch in October 2013.
The ALLY Institute at RAND will be a critical advancement in the field of public health and human safety and the prevention of sexual violence.
The Gala will include an array of amazing delicacies courtesy of the Boston Harbor Hotel’s world renowned chef, Daniel Bruce. Mr. Bruce has been honored twice as one of the "Best Hotel Chefs in America" at the James Beard House, and Bruce’s Meritage restaurant located in the Hotel is one of few Forbes Four Star restaurants in Boston. The event will also include exciting Silent and Live auction items, a surprising and interactive “Spirit Wall" and phenomenal musical entertainment.
About The ALLY Institute at Rand
A recent milestone achievement, The ALLY Foundation has partnered with the RAND Corporation—one of the nation’s leading research institutions dedicated to conducting evidence-based research to inform public policy. The ALLY Institute at RAND will provide a single source on relevant research found in disparate sources. The ALLY Institute will be a critical advancement in the field of public health and human safety and the prevention of sexual violence.