Boston, MA – September 19, 2011 – Big Sister Association of Greater Boston announced that Chelsea Clinton will be their Special Guest at their 60th anniversary celebration, Big in Boston, to be held at the Museum of Fine Arts on November 12, 2011. Elaine Schuster will be given the 2011 Believe in Girls (B.I.G.) award for her philanthropy and personal dedication to the healthy development of girls. Big Sister’s past honorees include City Councillor At-Large Ayanna Pressley, Sheriff Andrea Cabral, Cambridge College President Deborah Jackson and Boston Herald Editor Shelley Cohen, among others.
The announcement was made by Big Sister CEO Deborah Re at “In the Company of Great Women,” a reception on Thursday, September 15, 2011 celebrating Mrs. Schuster and all of the agency’s honorees from past years. The private reception was hosted by Boston philanthropist Harriet Lewis of the Grand Circle Corporation, at her Back Bay home.
Big in Boston will be held in the new Art of the Americas wing of the MFA.
Chelsea Clinton will support Big Sisters [Boston Globe, 9/20/2011]