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Champions of the Charles

Thursday, November 2, 2017
6:30 pm

Museum of Science
1 Science Park
Boston, MA 02114


Celebrating 50 years with CRWA

Join Charles River Watershed Association for an evening of science, fun, and celebration at the Museum of Science on Thursday, November 2nd. We will honor the Museum of Science for its achievements in science education and for bringing the Charles River to its visitors with the new Yawkey Gallery on the Charles River.

Guests will enjoy fabulous food and drinks by Wolfgang Puck Catering while exploring the Yawkey Gallery and the entire Blue Wing of the Museum. A great opportunity to visit the museum without the crowds!

Free parking available in the MOS parking garage.

Event Details

Ticket Prices

Gold Sponsor $10,000 (10 tickets, reserved seating)
Silver Sponsor $5,000 (6 tickets) 
Bronze Sponsor $2,500 (4 tickets)
Team Sponsor $1,000 (2 tickets)

A limited number of individual tickets are available
Individual Ticket $325

Member Ticket $275



  • A chance to explore the Yawkey Gallery on the Charles River and the entire Blue Wing
  • Award ceremony honoring the Museum of Science as a Champion of the Charles
  • Hors d’oeuvres and dinner catered by Wolfgang Puck 
  • Open bar (beer and wine)
  • Free parking available 

To purchase tickets online

You may purchase tickets online via Eventbrite

To purchase tickets by mail

Please print and complete the reply card and mail together with your payment to: Charles River Watershed Association, 190 Park Rd, Weston, MA 02493

Champions of the Charles Corporate Sponsors

Gold Champion

Education First

Silver Champions

  • Boating in Boston
  • Head of the Charles Regatta

Bronze Champions

  • Charles River Apparel
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Team Champions

  • Dewey Square Group
  • Horsley Witten
  • jetBlue
  • Linnean Solutions
  • MIT
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  • The Village Bank

Champions of the Charles Individual Sponsors

Gold Champions

Steven and Alexi Conine 
Andy and Linda McLane
Margot C. Pyle

Silver Champions

Eaglemere Foundation/Sarles Family

Bronze Champions

Dr. Hamid Benbrahim and Dr. Greta Meszoely
Eugene and Meredith Clapp

Diane and Steve Hall
Pat King and Tom Powers


Team Champions

Gordon Burnes and Suzie Tapson
John DeVillars
Laurie and Christopher Doyle
Tani Marinovich and Charles Kouyoumjian
Harland and Ann Riker
Grant Thomas-Lepore

Champions of the Charles Host Committee

Diane Hall, Co-Chair
Greta Meszoely, Co-Chair

Sree Balamurugesh
Gordon Burnes and Suzie Tapson
Eugene Clapp
Carolina Comella
John DeVillars
Laurie Doyle
Virginia Lawrence
Sharon Malt
Tani Marinovich
Linda McLane
Jeryl Oristaglio
Grant Thomas-Lepore
Gwill York, Museum of Science


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