Boston, MA, March 30, 2019 --(PR.com
)-- Eversource Energy chairman, president and CEO Jim Judge will be honored by Whittier Street Health Center at its 23rd annual gala on April 10 in Boston.
“Whittier’s 2019 Toast to Jim Judge” will continue the health center’s long tradition of shining a light on Boston’s standout business leaders and philanthropists while raising close to $1 million to provide high-quality care and social services to patients regardless of their ability to pay.
WCVB Channel 5 host and executive producer Karen Holmes Ward will emcee the event, which will feature a silent auction and entertainment by the Dave Macklin Band. Members of the public are invited to attend.
When: Wednesday, April 10, 2019, 5:00–9:00 p.m.
Where: Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel, 138 St. James Ave., Boston, MA 02116
Sponsor or buy tickets: http://www.wshc.org/event-registration/
“Jim Judge - raised in Dorchester by a Roxbury police officer and librarian mother - has a personal connection to Whittier’s service area and is one of our most passionate champions,” said Frederica M. Williams, Whittier’s president and CEO. “He understands and genuinely cares about the serious health and social disparities that exist in Boston.”
“We’re excited to celebrate Jim’s stellar career and unwavering philanthropy. And we thank Eversource and our event sponsors for strengthening Whittier’s ability to bring better health and well-being to the people of Roxbury, the South End, Dorchester, Mattapan, Jamaica Plain and surrounding neighborhoods.”
As one of the nation’s largest utilities, Eversource delivers energy and water to about 4 million customers in Connecticut, Massachusetts and New Hampshire. The company employs about 8,000 people and is recognized as the top U.S. utility for its energy efficiency programs by Ceres, a sustainability advocacy organization.
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