More than 300 guests celebrated The Steppingstone Foundation's 20th birthday at a festive gala dinner at The Charles Hotel on 11/3. The event included a tribute to founder Michael Danziger, and reflections from a number of Steppingstone alumni. The event raised over $600,000 and featured a keynote address by Harvard psychologist and author Richard Weissbourd. The Steppingstone Foundation develops and implements academic programs which prepare underserved students for educational opportunities that lead to college success. Steppingstone is serving over 1,000 Boston students in grades five through 12.