Ribbon of Blue Ribbon of Green Gala

Ribbon of Blue Ribbon of Green Gala

A Night to Remember!

Join us to celebrate Renata’s retirement with an evening of cocktails, dinner and program. The night will be filled with friends, family, and parklands supporters, and enlivened by participatory singing and dancing led by Revels. The program will offer reflections on the past and outlooks on the future of the Charles River Conservancy.


Date: Saturday, June 2, 2018

Time: 6:00 p.m.

Location: Annenberg Hall at Harvard University (45 Quincy Street), Cambridge


Eliz­abeth Coxe & David Forney, Catherine Donaher, Virginia Foote, Kathryn Hester, Fleet Hill & Walter Popper, Ilisa Hurowitz & Nicholas Alexander, Debra Iles & Erik Sobel, Steven Kropper, Bonny Lamb, Linda Lerner, Kathleen McDermott & Bill Nigreen, Kyra & Jean Pierre Montagu, Jackie O’Neil, Suzanne Ogden, Nancy Schon, Tee Taggart, Paul & Deborah Klein Walker, Roselee Wayman, Ann Wyman


Buy tickets or become a sponsor!

If you have questions regarding sponsorship or the event, please contact Ilana Cedarbaum at (617) 300-8164 or rsvp@thecharles.org



Thank you to our generous sponsors!

List as of March 16th. Updated list will be printed in invitation. Deadline to be included is March 19


Lead Sponsors ~ $100,000:

Anonymous (2)


Charles Eliot Sponsors ~ $50,000:

The Lynch Foundation

*plus an additional $50,000 challenge grant


Common Ground Sponsors ~ $25,000:


Berkshire Partners

Wagner Foundation


Urban Recreation Sponsors ~ $15,000:


Barr Foundation

Boston University

Carol and Paul Fremont-Smith


Riverscape Sponsors ~ $10,000:

Alchemy Foundation
Catherine Donaher and Rob Hollister
Highland Street Foundation


Parklands Sponsors ~ $5,000:

Elaine Construction
The Boston Foundation
Cambridge Trust Company
Virginia and William Foote
Elizabeth Coxe and David Forney
Andrew and Kimberly Gluck
Nancy Schön
Paul and Deborah Walker
Jim and Roselee Wayman
Ann and Mead Wyman


Friends of the Conservancy ~ $2,000:
Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc.
Anchor Capital Advisors LLC
Bonny Lamb
Eastern Bank Charitable Foundation
Linda Lerner
Tish and Steve Mead
Tee Taggart and Jack Turner
TG Gallagher
Turner Construction Company