The Beach BoYs at Mission Gratitude ConcertJOIN US for a night of music and celebration on Monday, November 7th, for the 4th Annual Mission: Gratitude – the largest benefit concert in New England dedicated to healing the invisible wounds of war for Veterans and their Families. This year’s event features a special performance by The Beach Boys!

Held at the Agganis Arena at Boston University, the evening is an opportunity for those in the Boston business, civic and philanthropic leadership communities to stand together in recognition of the sacrifices made daily by those who have served in uniform and their families. Seats will be provided to members of our military and their families at no cost.

Mission: Gratitude is chaired by Jack Connors, Jr. (founding partner and chairman emeritus, Hill Holliday Connors Cosmopulos); David Ginsberg (vice chairman, Fenway Sports Group); Peter Slavin, MD (president, Mass General Hospital); and Tom Werner (chairman, Boston Red Sox and Red Sox Foundation).

There are many ticket, hospitality and branding opportunities for companies to get involved with Mission: Gratitude and support the Home Base mission. To learn more, please review the online sponsorship opportunities or contact Steve Monaco at 617-643-0457.

1,000 FREE tickets are available to members of our Military. Please send an email to missiongratitude@partners.org to receive your 2 free tickets.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What time will doors open to the public?

A. Doors open to the public starting at 6:00pm. The program will start at 7:00pm.

Q. How do members of the Military receive 2 free tickets?

A. Please send an email to missiongratitude@partners.org to receive your 2 free tickets.

Q. How are the monies raised by Mission: Gratitude used?

A. Home Base, a Red Sox Foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital program, is dedicated to healing the invisible wounds for Post-9/11 Veterans, Service Members and their families through world-class clinical care, wellness, education and research. As a National Center of Excellence, Home Base operates the first and largest private-sector clinic in the nation devoted to healing invisible wounds such as post-traumatic stress disorder, traumatic brain injury, anxiety, depression, co-occurring substance use disorder, military sexual trauma, family relationship challenges and other issues associated with military service. All treatment programs and services are provided at no cost to the Veteran , Service Member or Family Member. Education efforts are also provided to the community free of charge.  Net proceeds from Mission: Gratitude are used to fund the clinical care and services offered by Home Base.

Q. What percent of ticket sales benefit veterans?

A. Event proceeds support the operations of Home Base and the clinical care we provide to Veterans and Families.

Q. Are tickets refundable?

A. No, all tickets once purchased are non-refundable.

Q. What is the Massachusetts General Hospital Nonprofit Tax ID?

A. Massachusetts General Hospital is an IRS-approved 501c3 nonprofit charity, tax ID number 04-1564655.

Q. Do you have detailed information about Agganis Arena?

A. Information on the concert venue — including directions, parking, nearby restaurants, lodging, accessible seating, policies and procedures — may be found by visiting the Agganis Arena website at http://www.agganisarena.com/plan-your-visit.

Contact Us

If you’d like to learn more about Mission: Gratitude or Home Base:
Email missiongratitude@partners.org
Call 617.724.3048

To learn more about sponsorship opportunities, please contact:

Steve Monaco

For media inquiries, please contact:

Cassandra Falone