The room was abuzz as Mayor and Angela Menino worked their way through the crowd in the beautiful Oval Room at the Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel in Boston. They were humble, generous, and talkative with the hundreds of well-wishes who had come to thank them for decades of advocacy and leadership on behalf of victims and survivors of sexual and domestic violence.
Click here for photographs by Ilene Perlman.
A look back at JDI Events
THE KELLY TIMILTY IT'S YOUR BUSINESS BREAKFAST
On May 16, 2013, JDI presented the inaugural Kelly Timilty Advocate for Justice Award to attorneys Sue Finegan, Peter Biagetti and the law firm of Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovskly and Popeo, PC. Thanks to the Timilty Family for hosting the event at the beautiful Algonquin Club and to all of our sponsors:
- Platinum sponsors: BNY Mellon, Mintz Levin, PI Garden Fund, Verizon
- Gold and bronze sponsors: Casa Myrna, The Karol Group, National Network to End Domestic Violence, Ken Novack, The TJX Companies, Inc. and the Joseph F. Timilty Family
Click here to read JDI Executive Director Mary Lauby's remarks and see photos and videos of the speeches.
BUILDING A SAFER WORLD
On February 13, 2013, JDI presented the Delahunt Award for Extraordinary Public Service to Attorney General Martha Coakley. Special thanks to our sponsors:
- Platinum sponsors: BNY Mellon, Mintz Levin, PI Garden Fund
- Gold and bronze sponsors: Barbara Lee, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, The Karol Group, Massport, Tufts Health Plan, Verizon and 451 Marketing
JDI'S ANNUAL MEETING
On October 25, 2012, the JDI Board of Directors