The Men Who Make A Difference (MWMAD) Gala celebrates men who work within our Rhode Island community to make positive and lasting change. This event promises to be an inspiring and memorable evening featuring cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, dinner, dancing and a silent auction as we learn about our Honorees.
The Men Who Make A Difference (MWMAD) Gala celebrates men who work within our Rhode Island community to make positive and lasting change . This event promises to be an inspiring and memorable evening featuring cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, dinner, dancing and a live and silent auction as we learn about our Honorees.
This year, we will be hosting the event at Gurney's Newport Resort & Marina (Formerly the Newport Hyatt). The evening kicks off at 6PM and we will have live and silent auctions along with a wonderful sit down dinner. Honorees will be presented with awards and a nice, short video about their accomplishments.
If you would like to sit with an honoree, select their name below, and you will be added to their table.
The nominees are:
Eric Batista – Attorney in the Office of the Attorney General
Pete Brock – Retired Center and Guard for the New England Patriots
Richard "Dick" Cromwell – President of Maritime Solutions and Freedom Boat Club
Conn Kelly – of McLaughlin Research Corp. dealing in multi disciplined engineering and tech support
Paul Leys – Co-Founder/Owner, Gustave White's Sotheby's International Realty
Russell Morin – Owner of Russell Morin Catering and Events
Keno Mullings – Software Engineer, Owner and Managing Director of the Mullings Group
Frank Newsome – Football Coach of Rogers High School
Michael Newsome– Basketball Coach of Rogers High School
Seneca Pender – LICSW, Behavioral Health Clinician at East Bay Community Action Program
Oscar Perez – A Major of the Providence Police Department
Anthony Roberson– A Detective of the Providence Police Department
Brad Shear– Executive Director of the Potter League
Andrew Spacone – Professor of Business Law at the Roger Williams University School of Law
Mark Stamoulis– Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Cardiology)
Nathan Tilman – Dentist of Newport Family and Cosmetic Dentistry
Robin Wallace – Retired Pediatric Physican, 45 year career