COMPASS’ 50th Anniversary Celebration

Celebrating 50 Years of Service to Youth & Families

In celebration of our 50th anniversary, we are hosting a celebration event on Friday, November 1, 2024, at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, MA. 

This event will bring together staff, families, friends, and partners, who are committed to making a difference and ensuring

the best outcomes for youth and families.

“Celebrating 50 Years of Service to Youth & Families.”

On Friday, November 1, 2024, COMPASS will celebrate its 50th anniversary with a celebration gala. This anniversary event will honor the past, present, and future of our organization.

It will be an impactful, inspiring, and entertaining evening that will bring together a wonderful mix of people who have been a part of us throughout our 50 years.

The celebration will have something for everyone including compelling speakers, an inspiring program, fine dining, and much more.

All proceeds from this celebration event will directly benefit the John J. Lydon Help Fund, which was established to aid individuals and families with emergency assistance for basic needs.


Gillette Stadium
1 Patriot Place Foxborough, MA
5:30pm to 6:30pm Cocktail Hour • 6:30pm Dinner & Program

Become a Sponsor

Your sponsorship of this event highlights your commitment to helping COMPASS provide emergency assistance to individuals and families for basic needs all across Massachusetts.


COMPASS Programs

50th Celebration News

Sponsorship Kit

To learn more about this program and how to become a sponsor, please contact our Director of Development, Eddie Najeeullah at
(978) 770-7026 or

50th Anniversary Celebration Sponsors

Program Sponsor

Gold Sponsor

David, Noreen, and Lou Manzo 

Silver Sponsors

Susan Shephard & James Marchetti, COMPASS Board Member 

Impact Sponsors

 Tierney Family Foundation

Nancy Sandman, COMPASS Board Member 

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