Rebecca Haag, president and chief executive officer of AIDS Action Committee of Massachusetts, was honored last week by Eastern Bank with the 24th annual Wainwright Social Justice Award. Eastern also honored 30 Massachusetts community health care organizations before more than 500 people in an evening reception in downtown Boston.
The award recognizes nonprofits and affiliated individuals who have achieved outstanding success in addressing social justice issues.
Ms. Haag is a resident of Chilmark and Boston.
AIDS Action, the largest AIDS service organization in New England, received a $25,000 donation from the Eastern Bank Charitable Foundation as part of the Social Justice Award.