More than 450 guests gathered for The American Ireland Fund Boston Young Leaders’ St. Patrick’s Celebration at the Boston Harbor Hotel. Local Irish group Devri set the tone for the evening with traditional Irish music. The evening was also highlighted by a silent auction and raffle. The evening supported The American Ireland Fund’s work across the island of Ireland.
A special thank you to the 2011 event chair John Sten of Greenberg Traurig and vice chair Frank Powell of Cetrulo and Capone. Thank you to the Patrick’s Celebration Committee who worked hard to deliver a fun night of entertainment and networking.
Patron Sponsors for the evening were Synergy and Suffolk Construction. The Benefactor Sponsor was Greenberg Traurig. Thank you for your generous support.
Funds raised at the event will help Our Lady’s Boys’ Club of Galway and the Dorchester Boys & Girls Club fund two projects providing summer camp experiences for children from challenged areas.
“We are delighted to have a spirited and committed group of young leaders. They are continuing The American Ireland Fund tradition of wonderful events around the world that advance the mission of supporting Ireland and Irish-related causes,” said Steve Greeley, Executive Director of The American Ireland Fund.