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Heroes in Health Care Gala

Honoring

 

and 

 

Charles R. Bridges, MD, ScD
Executive Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer
Corvista Health
 

Friday, September 16, 2022

Mandarin Oriental, Boston

 

An Evening to Benefit VNA Care's Nursing Services 

Join us for recognition of our honorees, fabulous food and wine, tributes of hope and inspiration, the Boston Children's Chorus and after party dessert reception with top-notch musical entertainment. Tickets are available online. For information on sponsoring the event or hosting a table, see below or contact Laura Wise.
 

Sponsor Benefits and Opportunities  

There are many ways to support the Heroes in Health Care Gala. To learn more about the benefits of each sponsorship level, please see below. To discuss a custom sponsorship or ticket packages, please contact Laura Wise at 617-886-6460. Purchase sponsorships and program book ads.
 
Missed the 2021 Virtual Gala? You can still watch here.  
 
 

2022 Sponsors

 

Presenting Sponsors ($25,000)

 
  
 

Trustee Sponsors ($15,000)

 
 
 

  

Patron Sponsors ($10,000)

Diane L. Leclair

 

Benefactors ($5,000)

 
 
  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Supporters ($3,000)

 

Deborah & Ron Feinstein

 

The Wise Family — Bob, Marni & Laura Wise

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Sponsorship Opportunities

 

VISIONARY SPONSOR $50,000

  • Exclusive Visionary Sponsor recognition in all publicity materials* (i.e. press releases, invites, fact sheets)
  • Opportunity to provide remarks or short video clip
  • Display of logo/name throughout event venue including branded on-site activities
  • Featured article in VNA Care publication
  • Company spotlight in two pre-event emails and individualized social media posts tagging your company
  • Visionary sponsorship recognition on event posters displayed in VNA Care’s offices - 1,000 clinicians, staff and staff
  • Logo placement on VNA Care’s homepage for one year - over 90,000 users annually
  • Full-page, color advertisement in event program (best placement)
  • 2 VIP Tables for 20 with preferred placement (if unable to attend, tables will be named)
 

PRESENTING SPONSOR $25,000

  • Presenting Sponsor recognition in all event marketing and publicity materials*
  • Opportunity to provide remarks at podium or short video clip
  • Display of logo/name throughout event venue including branded on-site activities
  • Featured article in VNA Care publication
  • Company spotlight in two pre-event emails and individualized social media posts tagging your company
  • Logo/name on event posters displayed in VNA Care’s offices - 1,000 clinicians, staff and volunteers
  • Logo placement on VNA Care’s homepage - over 90,000 users annually
  • Full-page, color advertisement in event program book
  • 2 VIP Tables for 20 with preferred placement (if unable to attend, tables will be named)
 

TRUSTEE $15,000

  • Trustee Sponsor recognition in all event marketing and publicity materials*
  • Individualized social media posts tagging your company with option to include a specific hashtag
  • Logo/name recognition in VNA Care's newsletters and publications - circulation of 20,000
  • Logo/name on event posters displayed in VNA Care’s offices - 1,000 clinicians, staff and volunteers
  • Logo/name on VNA Care’s website - over 90,000 users annually
  • Full-page, black & white advertisement in event program book
  • VIP Table for 12 with preferred placement
 

PATRON $10,000

  • Sponsorship recognition in select event marketing and publicity materials
  • Logo/name recognition in Caring Matters - circulation of 20,000
  • Logo/name on VNA Care’s website - over 90,000 users annually
  • Full-page, black & white advertisement in event program book
  • High visibility during the Heroes Gala
  • 1 table (10 guests)
 

BENEFACTOR $5,000

  • Logo/name in the event program and projected during the evening/li>
  • Logo/name recognition in VNA Care's newsletters and publications - circulation of 20,000
  • Half-page, black & white advertisement in program book
  • 1 table (10 guests)
 

SUPPORTER $3,000

  • Name recognition in VNA Care's newsletters and publications - circulation of 20,000
  • Sponsor name listing in the event program and projected during the event
  • Five reserved seats
 

ADVERTISING OPPORTUNITIES

  • Full-page ad (4.5”W x 7.5”H) $1,000
  • Half-page ad (4.5”W x 3 .625”H) $500

*Response deadline for inclusion on event invitation is July 25. Ads are due by August 15.

 

Our Honor Roll of Heroes

Agios
Sonia L. Alleyne, MPA
John Auerbach, MBA
Edward J. Benz, Jr., MD
Diane Bergeron
JudyAnn Bigby, MD
Joshua Boger, PhD
Tony Coles, MD
Joseph Coughlin, PhD
Thomas A. Croswell
Sandra L. Fenwick
Matthew Fishman
Joanne Handy, RN, MS
James W. Hunt, Jr., PhD
IBM Watson Health
Larry Jasinski
Jackie Jenkins-Scott
Paula Johnson, MD, MPH
Patricia Joyce, RN
Patricia Kelleher
Joseph Kennedy II
Secretary of State John F. Kerry
Cleve Killingsworth
Carolyn Markey
Mayor Thomas M. Menino
Michael Minogue
Dolores Mitchell
Moderna
Mutual of America
National Grid
Rich Rakowski
Dr. Joan Y. Reede
Shepard Remis, Esq.
James Roosevelt, Jr.
Pierantonio Russo, MD, FCPP, FAAP
Jill Shah
Steven Strongwater, MD
Kevin Tabb, MD
Henri A. Termeer
Third Rock Ventures
Mark Levin
Kevin Starr
Robert Tepper, MD
Elaine Ullian
Ronald L. Walker II
Kate Walsh, MPH
Susan Windham-Bannister, PhD
Lynn Wiatrowski
Robert Witzburg, MD
Ellen M. Zane

Meet Our 2022 Committee

 

HONORARY GALA CHAIRS

Joshua Boger, PhD
Founder of Vertex Pharmaceuticals
 
Amy Boger, MD
Ceramic Artist
 

HONORARY GALA COMMITTEE

Edward J. Benz Jr, MD
President & CEO Emeritus
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
 
Kevin B. Churchwell, MD
President & CEO
Boston Children's Hospital
 
Joyce Cummings
Co-founder
Cummings Foundation
 
Catherine D'Amato
President & CEO
The Greater Boston Food Bank
 
Laurie H. Glimcher, MD
President & CEO
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
 
John R. Greed
Chairman, President & CEO
Mutual of America
 
Robert S.D. Higgins, MD
President
Brigham and Women's Hospital
 
Deval Patrick
Managing Director
Bain Capital
 
Diane Patrick
Senior Counsel
Ropes & Gray
 
M. Lee Pelton, PhD
President & CEO
The Boston Foundation
 
Steven Strongwater, MD
President & CEO
Atrius Health
 
Kate Walsh
President & CEO
Boston Medical Center
 

GALA EMCEE

Dr. Mallika Marshall
Medical Reporter, WBZ-TV/CBS Boston
Urgent Care Physician, Massachusetts General Hospital
 

GALA COMMITTEE

Linda Hope Springer, Board Chair
Right Management
 
Renee Picard Walsh, Committee Chair
Mutual of America
 
Debra Angeloni-Reilly
 
Barbara Belony, CNP
Mass General Brigham
 
Catherine Bendeck, RN, BSN
VNA Care
 
Charlotte Bolster, DPT
VNA Care
 
Donna Dupee
Marriott International
 
Dr. Catherine Frasco, DPT
VNA Care
 
Rod Hemingway, MS-OTR/L
VNA Care
 
Patricia Kelleher
Home Care Alliance of Mass.
 
Jessica Piper, APRN
VNA Care
 
Michelle Sofi
 
Maura Vitello, RN, BSN
Bayada
 
Nubia Whitaker
Forma Therapeutics
 
Laura Wise
VNA Care
 

FUND THE MISSION AMBASSADOR

David Brown
Executive Director
The Cam Neely Foundation

2021 Sponsors

We are grateful to the following businesses and individuals for their generosity:
 

Presenting Sponsors ($25,000)

 
  
 

Trustee Sponsors ($15,000)

 
 
 

  

Patron Sponsors ($10,000)

 
 
 
 
 
 

Benefactors ($5,000)

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Supporters ($3,000)

The Wise Family — Bob, Marni & Laura Wise

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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