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NHS to Hold 2023 ‘Opening Doors, Changing Lives’ Gala

From last year’s gala (l-r): Rob Corley of NHS; State Senator Michael Brady; and NHS board members Jeff Charnell and Dave Kilnapp

Quincy, MA – NeighborWorks Housing Solutions (NHS) announced this year’s gala is scheduled for Nov. 2, in partnership with NEI General Contracting.

The “Opening Doors, Changing Lives” Gala will begin at 6:00 p.m. at Granite Links Golf Club in Quincy and will feature cocktails, dinner, entertainment, a silent auction, games, prizes, and more. New this year will be a photo booth, sponsored by South Shore Bank. The annual event helps raise funds critical to supporting the programs and people NHS serves.

“We are delighted to once again have NEI General Contracting as our partner in this year’s gala,” said Robert Corley, CEO of NHS. “We are grateful to all our supporters who have stepped up to support this event and our work. NEI has been recognized for its corporate citizenship as one of the top charitable contributors to Massachusetts nonprofits. We couldn’t ask for a more committed sponsor of this important annual fundraiser.”

Proceeds from the gala will provide additional resources that support the programs and services facilitated by NHS, including programs related to affordable housing, education, and housing resources emergency financial help; shelter and homelessness prevention; first-time homebuyer education and counseling; and construction and management of high-quality rental housing across southern Massachusetts.

To date, many long-time sponsors have once again stepped up to provide support for the gala including Curtis Construction, Colonial Federal Savings Bank, Dedham Savings, North Easton Savings Bank, Eastern Bank, and Rockland Trust Bank.

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