Governor Patrick is recognized for growing diversity in state government

Governor Patrick is recognized for his Administration’s efforts to promote diversity in state government at Commonwealth Compact’s 5th Anniversary Celebration at the UMass Boston Campus Center Ballroom.
(Photo credit: Eric Haynes / Governor’s Office)

Governor Deval Patrick was recognized for his Administration’s efforts to create a state government that reflects the diversity and inclusiveness of communities throughout Massachusetts at the Commonwealth Compact’s 5th Anniversary celebration May 21. Under Governor Patrick’s leadership, over one quarter of executive branch employees are people of color and over half are women. Continue reading

We Are Boston Gala celebrates city’s diversity


The seventh We Are Boston Gala took place Dec. 4 at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center, celebrating diversity and new immigrants. More than 1,000 people attended the gala, featuring ethnic dishes, cultural performances and an awards ceremony. Continue reading