Sapient Government Services Teresa Bozzelli Chairs 2011 The Children’s Inn at NIH Charity Gala
Bringing The Inn’s mission to life to raise record level of support
ARLINGTON, VA – May 4, 2011 — Sapient Government Services, a division of Sapient (NASDAQ: SAPE) is pleased to announce Teresa Bozzelli, Vice President and Managing Director, served as chair of the AFCEA Bethesda “Night for the Children” fundraising gala to benefit The Children’s Inn at NIH. Sapient also supported the 13th annual charity gala held April 2nd in Washington, D.C. with a diamond-level sponsorship for the second straight year and pro-bono communication strategy & visual production services.
"The Children's Inn at NIH is tremendously grateful and honored to have Sapient as a long-term partner and supporter," said Kathy L. Russell, The Inn's Chief Executive Officer. “Teresa’s leadership and commitment to The Inn included creativity, passion and altruistic energy that helped the Gala raise record-setting levels of support for our families and children.”
The Children’s Inn at NIH serves seriouly ill children and their families from across the country and around the world. Children stay with their families at The Inn while participating in groundbreaking medical treatments at the world’s leading biomedical research center, the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD. Since opening in 1990, more than 10,000 children have stayed at The Inn. Families pay nothing while they stay, no matter how long their treatment.
The gala was attended by more than 950 senior executives from government and industry and set record levels of attendance and donations.
“I was honored to serve as chair for The Children’s Inn at NIH 2011 charity gala,” said Teresa Bozzelli, Vice President & Managing Director, Sapient Government Services. “As a long-term supporter of The Inn, we share in their mission. We are committed to enabling human potential and there is no better way than to help provide a place of hope and healing for children and their families during times of medical and emotional stress.”
To view the Gala’s feature video to hear about The Children’s Inn mission from children themselves, please visit http://youtu.be/gpkk6N5X1OA. This video is part of Sapient’s pro-bono services in support of The Children’s Inn at NIH 2011 Gala.
About The Children’s Inn at NIH
The Children's Inn at NIH is a residential "place like home" for seriously ill children and their families. Children come from across the country and around the world to stay together with their families in The Inn's healing environment while receiving groundbreaking medical treatments at the NIH, the world's leading biomedical research center. While the NIH takes care of the child's medical needs, The Inn tends to the child's heart, soul and spirit. For more information, visit www.childrensinn.org.
About Sapient Government Services
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