We hope you can join us at the Charles River Center’s annual Building a Dream Gala! It’s an inspiring evening with cocktails, silent and live auctions, dinner and program. Proceeds benefit the 950 people with developmental disabilities supported by the Charles River Center in Needham.
This year, we are thrilled to present the Maria McTernan
Leadership Award to Phil Robey for his 24 years of dedicated service to the
Charles River Center. Phil has been a
member of the Charles River Center Board of Directors since 1994 and served as
Chairman twice. In addition to his
longstanding commitment to Charles River, his contributions include: 18 years
as elected commissioner of Needham Park and Recreation, 30 years coaching
Needham Little League with six of those as President, 32 concurrent years and
counting with the Needham Exchange Club, and 25 years and counting as a Town
Meeting Member. Phil also served as
Chairman of the Needham War Memorial Committee, which raised funds for the
Fallen Brave monument at Memorial Park. A proud member of the Providence
College Alumni Association, Phil has received numerous community awards
including The George A. Dennett Distinguished Career Award from Needham High
Tickets are $175 each.
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