Annual Scholarship Celebration and Fundraiser

Each spring, the BHCC Foundation Board of Directors hosts an annual fundraiser in support of student scholarships. This year's gala will also recognize the 50th anniversary of Bunker Hill Community College. We hope you will join us in celebrating our Promise for Student Success!

Promise for Student Success Celebration and Fundraiser

BHCC Health and Wellness Center
250 New Rutherford Avenue, Boston, MA 02129
Wednesday, May 1, 2024  |  6-8 p.m.

Every dollar donated to the 2024 BHCC Foundation Promise for Student Success Celebration and Fundraiser will go to students in the form of scholarship support.

Individual ticket: $250

To purchase a ticket or event sponsorship for the 2024 BHCC Foundation Gala please visit: 

If you are unable to attend the 2024 BHCC Foundation gala, but would like to make a donation in support of student success please visit: 

For information regarding the Promise for Student Success Gala, please contact Kristen Brouker-Botelho at

For event sponsorship opportunities, please contact Marilyn Kuhar, Executive Director of Development at: 

Musical entertainment provided by BHCC students and alumni

2024 BHCC Foundation Promise for Student Success Event Sponsors*

The Promise for Student Success Gala is presented by The TJX Companies, Inc.

Patrons of Student Success 

  • Eva and Nick Chau 
  • Cross Insurance
  • The Andrew Graham Semper Fi Fund 
  • Diane and Bob Hildreth
  • Anne Hyde and William Haynsworth 
  • The New England Patriots Foundation
  • Cathy and Jim Stone and the Plymouth Rock Assurance Foundation 
  • State Street Foundation 

Contributors to Student Success 

  • Boston Medical Center
  • Corient
  • Gina Consylman and Andrew Hally 
  • Eastern Salt
  • Larry and Atsuko Fish and Family
  • Becca Gould and Bob Lagoda
  • Kayem Foods, Inc. 
  • North Colony Asset Management
  • RSM 
  • The Shapiro Family
  • S.J. Services, Inc. 

Supporters of Student Success  

  • Bender Hatch Insurance 
  • Beth Israel Lahey Health
  • Bond Building
  • Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center 
  • Citizens Bank 
  • Chubb Insurance
  • Cox Engineering
  • Pam Y. Eddinger 
  • Grant Hamilton
  • Marilyn Kuhar and Jerry Sheehan 
  • Mayor’s Office of Workforce Development, Boston and The Economic Development and Industrial Corporation 
  • MGH Institute of Health Professions 
  • Cilla and Jim Murphy
  • Purposeful Projects
  • Jane and Eric Philippi
  • Elizabeth Seabury
  • Meg Campbell and Bill Walczak

Donors to Student Success 

  • ABM Parking Services
  • Kristen Brouker-Botelho and Kevin Botelho 
  • Ann and Jim Canniff
  • Helen Chin Schlichte 
  • Drew Donarumo Plumbing
  • EchoStor Technologies
  • Edamerica
  • Focus Technology
  • New England Council
  • Killeen Electrical Services
  • Anita and Devon Kinkead
  • Paula and John Pitcher 
  • Softdocs
  • Titan Roofing
  • Raffaella Torchia
  • Betty and Richard Walker
  • Withum 
  • Zogotech

*Event sponsors as of April 25, 2024



The Foundation welcomes all inquiries and the opportunity to work with prospective donors.

Marilyn K. Kuhar, Executive Director of Development and of the Foundation
Charlestown Campus
Phone: 617-228-3290 | Fax: 617-228-3273 | Email:

To make a donation, please visit Donate Now 
Instructions regarding donations made by check are included on this form.