Imagine Boston 2030 to Hold Second ''Forums on The Future" Discussion

May 2017

BOSTON - Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - As part of Imagine Boston 2030's ongoing engagement efforts, tomorrow Imagine Boston 2030 will host the second "Forums on the Future," a series of panel discussions designed to engage panelists on how Boston has changed as a city, the role philanthropy has played in shaping its evolution and future, and how residents can help shape its future.
The topic for Wednesday's discussion is "The Role of Philanthropy in the Future of Our City" and will be moderated by Sacha Pfeiffer of the Boston Globe. The panel discussion is free and open to the public, but registration is requested. Learn about event details and registering.

WHEN:    Wednesday, May 3
                  6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. 
                  Doors open at 5:30

WHERE:     Faneuil Hall, Great Hall

WHO:        Featured panelists include:

  • Sacha Pfeiffer, Moderator, Boston Globe reporter, former WBUR/NPR host
  • Jim Canales, Barr Foundation
  • Paul Grogan, The Boston Foundation
  • Jocelyn Sargent, Hyams Foundation

The final panel is "How Academic Institutions Play a Role in Boston's Future" on Tuesday, May 9 at the Boston Public Library, Copley Square. 
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