© 2013 Dave Weinberg
Chairman, Hill Holliday, Mike Sheenan, Former Mayor of Boston, Tom Menino and EVP, John Hancock, Financial, James Gallagher, interviewed by Jeremy Hobson of WBUR’s Here & Now tell a wrenching and heroic story about unity and unprecedented financial support following the events of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.
Asked how the One Fund was able to be created in a mere 7 hours (the logo was created in 15 minutes) – Mike Sheehan, replied that it was the 20 years of relationships and trust established by former Mayor, Tom Menino that enabled it to happen.
* At one point, during the interview, Hobson refers to the victims of the bombings. Menino quickly interjects stating that they are survivors.