Chairman’s Dinner & Awards Ceremony
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Seaport Boston Hotel
1 Seaport Ln, Boston MA 02210
Reception 6:00PM ǀ Dinner 7:00PM
The Chairman’s Dinner and Awards Ceremony serves as the Museum’s premier fundraiser and recognizes individuals who display some of the very characteristics that Constitution represents – dedication to community, commitment to purpose, and excellence in all endeavors. This year will also celebrate Constitution’s 220th birthday. Proceeds from the evening support the Museum’s educational outreach and innovative STEM-based programs.
The reception features a silent auction with unique one-of-a-kind items and dinner in the Plaza ballroom. Guests will hear from our honorees and toast the ship.
We will honor:
Dr. Thomas A. Kennedy
Chairman and CEO of Raytheon Company
Recipient of the Charles Francis Adams Award
The Charles Francis Adams Award is presented to a person who has given of himself or herself for the betterment of the community.
Dr. Lisa Norling
Professor of History at the University of Minnesota and award-winning author
Recipient of the Samuel Eliot Morison Award
The Samuel Eliot Morison Award, named in honor of the renowned maritime historian, is given for artful scholarship and desire to preserve our past for future generations.