Match 2017

Our 2017 Match Gala will take place on Tuesday May 16th, from 6pm-9pm at the State Room in Boston. The event will feature dinner, cocktails, SLM’s Match Of The Year, and a silent auction.

For more details, please contact Cori Mykoff at



The Social Innovation Forum creates positive social change in greater Boston by engaging leaders, strengthening organizations and building networks. Since 2003, SIF has brought together 95 organizations and more than 2,300 funders. Silver Lining Mentoring, a 2014 Social Innovator, is honored to present the Social Impact Award to this unique organization. 

Match Host Committee

Maurice Bradshaw and Karen Fanning, Chairs
Danielle Figueira
Danielle Halderman
Ed Hale
Julie Hall
Alyson and John Hussey
Justin Kang
Scott Knox
Mike and Katie Sutton
Justin Pasquariello
Sara and Jim Taylor
Jessica and Josh Lutzker
Tom Shirk and Felipe Lara
Anna Vouros and Curt Lefebvre
Melissa and John Wiesniewski


Platinum Sponsor

Gold Sponsors


Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsor



Silver Lining Mentoring thanks the more than 250 Guests that joined us for our 2016 Match Gala last June!

A ringing telephone silenced guests at the event so that CEO, Colby Swettberg, could announce how she answered the legendary surprise call that every non-profit in the city longs to receive from New England Patriots owner, Robert Kraft.  Click here to continue reading.