Dancing With the Stars host, Tom Bergeron emcee'd Rogerson’s Welcome Home! event to help honor his very good friend, Peter Smyth, Chairman of the Board, President and CEO of Greater Media, Inc. Smyth was feted with the prestigious Charles E. Rogerson Award for Community Service. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of the New England Baptist Hospital and is a past member of the Board of Trustees of Emerson College and the United Way of Massachusetts.
Welcome Home! co-chairs this year are Joe and Carolyn Campanelli, recipients of the 2008 Charles E. Rogerson Award and Tom and Shelly O’Neill.
Founded in 1860, Rogerson Communities builds and manages affordable housing for Boston’s working poor and low-income elders and was a pioneer of Adult Day Health Programs in Massachusetts. Proceeds from this event support Rogerson’s innovative housing and health programs which promote dignity, longevity and vitality for elders.
Photographs by Dan Aguirre and Christian Day