22nd Annual AASF Gala

Thank you for joining us for the 2023 Adopt-A-Student Foundation Gala on October 26, 2023!

Gala Photos

View an album of photos from the 2023 AASF Gala here.

Gala Videos

Watch the videos shared at the Gala here:


Thank you to our partners at Fidelity Creative Solutions for producing these impactful videos!

2023 Gala Honorees


Congratulations to C. Michael ’54 and Janet Richards ’55 Daley who will receive the Vigor in Arduis Award at the 2023 Gala for their ongoing contributions and, most recently, their generosity which allowed us to open the Daley Center for Campus Ministry. Read more about the Daley Center for Campus Ministry here. 


Katie Sullivan


Katie Sullivan, founder of Streamline Family Office, will receive a special recognition for implementing the Benjamin Project with with Cathedral students. The Benjamin Project is an innovative teen finance and personal growth program which has impacted 90+ Cathedral students to date. Read more about the Benjamin Project here. 



Giving Opportunities

The Adopt-A-Student Foundation benefiting the students of Cathedral High School provides a unique opportunity for many of Boston’s inner-city youth. Your generous donation helps afford these incredible students the opportunity for an education every child deserves, putting them on a proven path to success.

Support the Gala.

Download our sponsor letter.

Learn more about becoming a sponsor.

If I were to become a sponsor where do the funds go?

We would like to thank our 2023 sponsors:


  • Shirley & Jim Curvey
  • Fidelity Investments
  • Gerard McGraw
  • Pat & Bob O’Neill
  • PWC
    The Remondi Family Foundation
  • The White Family Foundation


  • Margie & Paul W. Chisholm
  • The Drew Company
  • Bridgette and Bob Minicus
  • Highland Street Foundation
  • Genevieve L. Murphy
  • Amy and Chris Remondi



Mara and Ron DePoalo

John A. McLaughlin

Morgan Lewis

Kathleen Murphy and George Hornyak


Joanne and Rick Spillane

Where can I mail my check/donation?

AASF Gala | c/o Adopt-A-Student Foundation
PO Box 180240, Boston, MA 02118
Phone: 617-204-4256

What if I have any questions about the event?

You can reach out to Conventures at adoptastudent@conventures.com.

Thank you for an amazing 2022 Gala!

Congratulations to our 2022 Vigor in Arduis Medal Recipients: 
Dottie & John Remondi ’54
Genevieve and James D. Murphy ’66

We would like to thank our 2022 sponsors:


  • Brown Brothers Harriman 
    Shirley & Jim Curvey
    Fidelity Investments
    Gerard McGraw
    The Lynch Foundation
    Pat & Bob O’Neill
    Dottie & John Remondi
    Cathy & John G. White
    White Family Foundation


  • Margaret & Paul Chisholm
    Drew Company
    Highland Street Foundation
    Bridgette & Bob Minicus
  • Genevieve Murphy
    Amy & Chris Remondi


  • Bressler, Amery & Ross, P.C.
  • Mara and Ron DePoalo
  • Wendy John – in memory of Worrell Edward John
    Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, LLP
    Kathleen Murphy & George Hornyak
  • Kathleen Murphy and George Hornyak
  • Skadden
    Joanne & Rick Spillane


Thank you for joining us, online for the 2021 Annual AASF Dinner.
To watch the full 45 minute event, please click here. 
To watch the 5 minute highlight reel, please click here