Decor by Rafanelli Events at the 2016 UNICEF Children's Champion Award Dinner. Photo credit: Michael Blanchard for U.S. Fund for UNICEF.

The UNICEF Gala Boston is a one-of-a-kind evening of UNICEF's work in over 190 countries as well as a tribute to the outstanding humanitarian leaders who make our work possible.  Since its inception, the event has honored remarkable individuals and raised over $9 million for UNICEF’s work to save and improve children’s lives around the world. The UNICEF Children’s Champion Award has been presented to notable philanthropists including Nelson Mandela, Queen Noor, Princess Caroline, David Ortiz, the Boston Celtics, Sting & Trudie Styler, Lauren Bush Lauren & David Lauren, Heidi Klum, Pedro & Carolina Martinez, Yo-Yo Ma and Lawrence O’Donnell. Please join us in 2019 as we honor Bryan Rafanelli.


Thursday, May 23, 2019


The Castle Boston, Massachusetts


6:30 PM Reception
7:30 PM Dinner and Program  


Cocktail Attire


Bryan Rafanelli


Kate Brizius
Kerry Swords


Alli Achtmeyer
Brenda Bancel
RoAnn Costin
Gitika Marathay Desai
Annalisa Di Palma
Barbara Eisenson
Courtney Forrester
Linda Henry
Jeannette Hsu McSweeney
Yuko Hunt
Barrie Landry
Briana Lawless
Susan Littlefield

Sharon Malt
Margaret McNeill
Kaia Miller Goldstein
Erin Moskun
Mahsa Noble
Jeryl Oristaglio
Tiffany Ortiz
Patty Ribakoff
Gail Roberts
Esmeralda Swartz
Mark Walsh
Simone Winston