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Representative Michlewitz Visits the NECHV

Andy McCawley accepts a donation from Representative Aaron MichlewitzThe New England Center and Home for Veterans was honored to receive a donation from Massachusetts State Representative Aaron Michlewitz, a long-time friend of the Center. Representative Michlewitz visited the Center to tour the facility’s improvements and presented NECHV President and CEO Andy McCawley with a gift of over $3,000 raised through the annual Stephen’s Run fundraiser. In addition, the Committee to Elect Aaron Michlewitz and his supporters gave additional gifts in honor of Stephen’s Run, totaling $595. Thank you to our friend Representative Michlewitz and all who participated in and assisted with fundraising for the NECHV!

Advancement Team


New England Center and Home for Veterans
Advancement Department
17 Court Street
Boston, MA 02108

617-371-1777 (tel)
617-371-1840 (fax)


Charlene F. Pontbriand
Senior Vice President, Advancement

Mark O. Gough
Director of Corporation and Foundation Relations

Nicole Hand
Director of Sponsorships and Events

Adrienne Kaplowitz
Philanthropic Officer, Community Engagement

Nick Feeko 
Communications Associate

Duyen Hua
Lead Development Associate

Maggie Retton
Development Associate


Lindsay Davis-Braun
Development Systems Manager




The New England Center and Home for Veterans is pleased to announce that the annual Greater Boston Stand Down will take place on Friday, September 9, 2022 at Boston City Hall Plaza. This yearly event brings together community providers and Veterans in one place to provide Veterans easy access to services and employment opportunities.

As in past years, over 100 service providers, employers, and community organizations are expected to turn out and provide essential supportive services, including housing assistance, medical care and wellness programs, legal support and employment assistance. Veterans will also be able to enjoy a free lunch and live entertainment.

For more information about the event, or to apply as a service provider, please contact Download and print the event flyer here.

Important information for Veterans planning to attend:
Veteran service hours are from 8:30 AM - 2:30 PM. You must bring proof of service. DD214 is acceptable.

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