MHSA to Recognize Leaders in Ending Homelessness at 13th Annual Spring Fundraising Event

ADVISORY
May 9, 2016

For more information contact:
Caitlin Golden (617) 367- 6447 ext. 28
cgolden@mhsa.net

MASSACHUSETTS HOUSING AND SHELTER ALLIANCE TO RECOGNIZE LEADERS IN ENDING HOMELESSNESS AT 13TH ANNUAL SPRING FUNDRAISING EVENT

MHSA will honor Jerry Ray of Mental Health Association, Inc., Santander Bank, N.A. and Goulston & Storrs

The Massachusetts Housing and Shelter Alliance (MHSA) will honor Jerry Ray of Mental Health Association, Inc., Santander Bank, N.A. and Goulston & Storrs at MHSA’s 13th Annual Spring Fundraising Event, “Home for Good: Solutions Start Here.” The event will be held on Thursday, May 12, 2016, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency Boston.

Jerry Ray of Mental Health Association, Inc., a nonprofit based in Springfield, MA, will be presented with the “William Lloyd Garrison Lifetime Achievement Award” for his commitment to ending homelessness in the Commonwealth through permanent supportive housing. Santander Bank, N.A. will be recognized with the “Bob Ray Partnership Award” for the Bank’s work partnering with and investing in social service organizations to bring innovative principles to the nonprofit sector. Goulston & Storrs will be honored with the “Cornerstone Award” for their dedication to making a difference through pro bono legal work and public service.

“Home for Good: Solutions Start Here” is the annual spring fundraising event for MHSA, a nonprofit organization focused on ending homelessness in Massachusetts. Funds raised at this event will support MHSA’s advocacy and innovative program development to ensure that people experiencing homelessness have access to the stable housing and support services they need.

WHERE: Hyatt Regency Boston, One Avenue de Lafayette, Boston, MA 02111

WHEN: Thursday, May 12, 2016, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.

DETAILS: The evening will feature an awards presentation with a cocktail reception serving hearty hors d’oeuvres.

CONTACT: Media interested in attending the event are encouraged to RSVP to Caitlin Golden at cgolden@mhsa.net or 617-367-6447 ext. 28. All media should check in at registration upon arrival at the event.

The Massachusetts Housing and Shelter Alliance (MHSA) is a nonprofit public policy advocacy organization with the mission of ending homelessness in the Commonwealth. MHSA membership includes nearly 100 community-based agencies statewide. For more information, visit www.mhsa.net.

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For more information about this event, please contact Caitlin Golden at (617) 367-6447 ext. 28 or cgolden@mhsa.net.