Thursday, April 27th at the Boston Marriott Quincy

6 PM – Reception & Raffles, 7 PM –  Food Stations & Awards Program

Since 2010, Stars has honored individuals for making a difference as mentors and leaders in their professions and in their communities (FORMERLY KNOWN AS THE 40 UNDER 40 AWARDS). This year, we anticipate another sellout, with over 250 people coming together to celebrate these inspiring individuals, as well as 46 years of Stars providing quality early-education and youth development programs.

Purchase a Table/Ticket ($100 each) Pay online

or Text Risingstars to 41444 to pay by mobile phone

Can’t attend? Make a gift to Stars Youth in Motion High School Program and be included in the Giving Thermometer that night!

BE A SPONSOR and receive Tickets and an Ad!  Sponsorship Forms

For more information, contact:

Kristen White, Director of Development
781-331-8505 x231 or  kwhite@southshorestars.org


Sara Abbott, Director, India Hicks

Courtney Bell, Program Director, South Shore Mental Health

Jacqui Berardi, Owner, Players Sports Bar & Jac’s Cafe

Christie Bluhm, Principal, BlumShapiro

Johnathan Byrne, Design &  Restructuring Lead, State Street

Kathleen Caddell, Senior Mortgage Consultant, Fairway Independent Mortgage

Eric Clay, Senior Loan Officer, Embrace Home Loans

Maita Vert Crocker, VP, State Street Corporation

Danyl Collins, Appraisal Branch Manager, Forsythe Appraisals LLC

Eric Dresser, Principal, Dresser Media Solutions & Executive Director / Whitman Hanson Community Access

Diane D’Souza, Director of the Mission Institute, Episcopal Diocese of Eastern MA

Jim Dumas, Founder & Creative Director, Fat Basset Design

Meghan Dunphy, Community Banking Officer, Mountain One Bank

Michael T. Feenan, Owner, Feenan Financial Group

Amy Huber, VP, Branch Administration, Project & Training Manager, North East Community Bank

Laura Tyron Jennings, Artist, Cancer Support Community

Kaitlyn Litchfield, Executive Director, SSYP

Vytas Makstutis, Owner, Rustic Spirits

Jessica Mathews, Special Education Teacher, Hingham High School

Katelyn McEvoy, Owner, Commit 2B Fit Studio

Jay McGrail, Executive Director, South Shore Country Club

Bob Monahan, CEO, Uppababy

Nicole Piantes, Special Education Teacher, Hingham High School

Nancy Reed, Sales Associate, Coldwell Banker

Grace Resmini, VP, State Street

Judith Rizzo, Owner, Rizzo Plumbing & Heating

Catherine Sargent, Owner, Sargent Child and Family Services

Stephen Sesin, Assistant Branch Manager, Rockland Trust Company

Dominic Venuti, Account Executive, CBS Boston

Erin Williams, Commercial Loan Officer, AVP, Rockland Trust

Michelle Sun Wong, National Sales Representative (AKA Oyster Girl), Island Creek Oysters