Thank you for joining us for a memorable evening of inspiring personal stories of struggle and perseverance as told by well-known and rising leaders from the Greater Boston community. Celebrate the incredible work these brave leaders are doing to advance social, economic, and racial justice in our communities.

Untold Stories is available to watch via Youtube.

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The Storytellers

1. Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley
U.S. House of Representatives

2. Armand Coleman
Executive Director
Transformational Prison Project

3. Neyssa Franklin
Peer Leader
Chica Project

4. Tre’Andre Valentine
Executive Director
Massachusetts Transgender Political Coalition

With Special Remarks By:

Suzi Kaitz and Tim James
Chair and Vice Chair
The Lenny Zakim Fund

and

Eric Esteves
Executive Director
The Lenny Zakim Fund

Musical Performance by Kaovanny

Hosted by:

Natanja Craig-Oquendo
Executive Director
Boston Women’s Fund

Founder

Lenny Zakim

Chair

Suzi Kaitz

Vice-Chair

Tim James

Treasurer

Beth Dill

Secretary

Josh Zakim

Miki Akimoto

Michael Eckton

Yasmin Cruz Ferrine

Lisa Gordon

Felicia Heywood

Mark Irvings

Ronald Marlow

Joe Rodio

Robert P. Sherman

Loren Van Allen

Shari Zakim-Yacouby

Deena Zakim

Joyce Zakim

Love In Action

Suzi Kaitz and Jonathan Katz
Caren Keller and David Boonshoft
Glenn and Susan Rothman

 

Social Justice Advocates

 

Bridge Builders

Beth Dill and Eric Enge
Lisa Gordon and John Treadway
Susan and Mark Irvings

Community Change Agents

Michael and Manisha Eckton
Kal and Ellen Heller
Joan Lenington and Robert Sherman

 

Mission Collaborators

Deborah Frieze
Linda and Michael Frieze
Tim and Barbara James
Richard Kaitz
Judith and Douglas Krupp
Ellie Starr
Josh and Grace Zakim

 

LZF Allies

Matthew Epstein and Deborah Hiatt
Celeste and David Lee
Joyce Zakim and Peter Greenspan
Steven Shulman and Debra Yanofsky
Shari Zakim-Yacouby and Phil Yacouby

Located in Boston, the Urban Grape is one of the most successful and award-winning wine stores in America. UG is a Black-owned and woman-owned small business dedicated to building community through beverage.

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Comfort Kitchen believes that food is a vital aspect of community building. They envision a place that is actively engaged in the celebration of art and history of our local community.

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