Watch the Gala videos: Honoring Ekua Holmes and Get to Know FNC.

To see our photo gallery, visit 2023 FNC GALA! by Randi Freundlich Photography.

You are welcome to download any photos you like, using the code FNCGala2023. If you would like prints without watermarks, you can order them right from the site.

Special thanks goes out especially to our many generous Gala Sponsors.

Ekua Holmes | Artist, Illustrator, and Neighbor
and presentation of the Family Nurturing Award to Anne Hyde and Bill Haynsworth

Antoinette Antonio of WCVB’s Eye Opener returns for another lively event!

John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum
Columbia Point, Boston, MA 02125

Gala Host Committee

Kathy Baynes – President, Boston Alumnae Chapter, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.; Head of Diversity Recruiting & Recruiter Readiness, Fidelity Investments
Mary Kate & Richard Bluestein – FNC Board Member and Supporter
Zita Cousens – Owner/Curator, Cousen Rose Gallery, Martha’s Vineyard
Zoltan Csimma – Board and Executive Committee Member, Biomedical Science Careers Program; Leadership Council Member, International Institute of New England; Biotech Executive Advisor
Turahn Dorsey – Chief Impact Officer, Eastern Bank Foundation
Taran Grigsby – Global Lead, Transactions and Leasing, Fidelity Investments; FNC Board President
David Mayo – Director, Mayor’s Office for Returning Citizens
Makeeba McCreary, EdD – President, New Commonwealth Racial Equity and Social Justice Fund
Phyllis Menken, Esq – FNC Board Member
Cathryn M. Mercier – Director, Center for the Study of Children’s Literature, Simmons University
Richard Michelson – Owner, R. Michelson Galleries, Northampton, MA
M. Lee Pelton – President & CEO, The Boston Foundation
Carmin Reiss & Eric Green – Principals, Resolutions, LLC
Jeri Robinson – Chairperson, Boston Public School Committee; FNC Board Member
Klare Shaw – Philanthropy Professional, Strategist, Networker
Dora Ullian – Proprietor, Eliot Hotel

For more information, please contact Valerie Bean: | 617-474-1143 x224


Main FNC Address: 
200 Bowdoin Street, Dorchester, MA 02122 (617) 474-1143
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