2017 Community Leadership Breakfast

Friday, October 27, 2017

7:30-9:30 AM at the Boston Marriott Newton

The Breakfast is one of MetroWest's key events of the year: it gives corporate decision makers and civic leaders the opportunity to hear from a major thinker in corporate philanthropy, connect with each other, and learn more about the Foundation's leadership in creating strong, vibrant MetroWest communities. 


Keynote Speaker

Ann R. Klee, Vice President General Electric Global Environment, Health & Safety, Boston Development and Operations; President, GE Foundation. 








Civic Leader Honorees

Paul R. Joseph, President & CEO of MetroWest Chamber of Commerce

Greg Reibman, President of Newton-Needham Regional Chamber

Event Chair

Garry R. Holmes, President of R.W. Holmes Realty Co., and Foundation for MetroWest Trustee







This event is made possible by the generous support of our many corporate and individual sponsors. Download our sponsorship package here. To learn more about becoming an event sponsor, contact Jane Ellen Newman or 508.647.2260.

To make a donation, please click here.


Thank you to our sponsors:


Gray, Gray & Gray, LLP

Kenneth Vona Construction

Middlesex Savings Bank

National Development

Jack and Carol O'Neil

R.W. Holmes Realty, Co.

Yale Appliance and Lighting


Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc.

Bob's Discount Furniture

Bowditch & Dewey, LLP

Brack Family Fund

Dacon Corporation

Global Organics, Ltd.

Headwall Photonics, Inc.

Northern Trust

Pure Insurance



Wellesley Bank Charitable Foundation 

Corporate Friend

Advisors Asset Management

AIS, Inc.

Avidia Bank

Ballentine Partners

Bearingstar Insurance Charitable Fund

BJ's Wholesale Club

Brendon Properties, Inc.

Brown Advisory

Carruth Capital, LLC

Casner & Edwards, LLP

Consigli Construction Co., Inc.

Crosspoint Associates

Emerson Hospital 

Fallon Custom Homes & Renovations

First Republic Private Wealth Management

Insource Services, Inc.

Leisman Insurance Agency, Inc.

Newmark Knight Frank 

Platinum Fire Protection & Services, LLC

Rockland Trust Charitable Foundation

Schneider Associates

Shaker Autogroup/Wellesley Mazda



Stanton Insurance Agency

The Nelson Companies

The Village Bank


Waters Corporation

Wealth Planning Resources, LLC

Webster Bank