Save the Date: Spring Inspiration Breakfast

April 30


Wellesley Country Club


300 Wellesley Ave
Wellesley Hills, MA 02481

Date & Time

Thursday, April 30th, 2020
8:30 - 11:00AM

Event Details

Join us in honoring local philanthropists of all ages who are doing truly inspirational work throughout our community! The Spring Inspiration Breakfast brings awareness to the needs in our region through initiatives and programs like Impact MetroWest and Youth and Philanthropy. We are committed to inspiring others to think and act locally to lift up our neighbors and our region, for a better MetroWest for all.

Co-Chair Mother and Daughter:
Beth Cook, Community Advocate and Faculty Member UMass Amherst School of Public Health

Alice Cook, Youth in Philanthropy Junior Board Member, Wellesley High School

Laurel Lyle, Community Philanthropist and VP, Development Operations, Cure Alzheimer’s Fund

Keynote Speaker:
Jessica Lahey HEadshotJessica Lahey writes about education, parenting, and child welfare for various outlets including The Atlantic, The Washington Post and the New York Times. She is the author of the New York Times bestselling book, The Gift of Failure: How the Best Parents Learn to Let Go So Their Children Can Succeed and her second book, The Addiction Inoculation: Raising Healthy Kids in a Culture of Dependence will be released in April of 2021.

Tickets are $150 and will be available on March 19th

To learn more about sponsorship opportunities, please reach out to Ayla Walker for more information or download the Sponsorship Levels and Benefits.

Take a look at last year’s event album!


Event Committee

Kathleen Baum
Susan Elliott
Susanna Estella
Nila Gray
Coryn Hall
Elizabeth Holmes
Susan Kavoogian
Pam Lesser
Patty Levy
Patricia Schneider
Jessica Walter
Jennifer Tobasky
Wendy Paul

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