Gala Registration

Please join us for Walker's 19th Annual Lives in Bloom Gala!

Jennie Shaw, LICSW, 
Outstanding Staff Member
Paul Shorthose & Family, Outstanding Community Partners

Master of Ceremonies Trenni Kusnierek of NBC Sports Boston

The Lives in Bloom Gala benefits children facing significant emotional, behavioral, and learning challenges and highlights Walker's work to further support children who do not have a permanent family to call their own. Thank you to our Gala Committee, sponsors, supporters, and volunteers without whom this event would not be possible!

2019 Lives in Bloom Gala Committee:
Shimna Sameer, Chair
Jennifer DeSisto
John DeSisto
Jack Harrington
Laurel Lyle
Wendy Paul
Janet Zuroske

Walker extends a special thank you to our auction committee members: Jess Clain, Jaime Gutowski, Amy Johnson, and Amanda LaFave for their tremendous help during the event. Guests enjoy spectacular live and silent auctions, a gourmet dinner, and live entertainment by the incredibly talented dance band—Soul of Boston!

Together, we can make a positive impact on the lives of children, youth, and families facing extraordinary challenges.

Click here to read our Gala Honoree Press Release!