2023 Person of Courage Award Gala was a huge success!

Two of BOSS Academy’s 2023 graduates.
Two of BOSS Academy’s 2023 graduates.

Brave Enough To Fail named its 2023 Persons of Courage.

The honors went to long-time Stamford residents and philanthropists Mort and Eleanor Lowenthal.

The Lowenthal family plus April and Wayne Winsley

Also celebrated were two graduating seniors, Alex and Ivan Antropov, who were awarded the Leora and Steve Levy scholarship for leadership and entrepreneurship. The Levy’s were on hand to present the award.

From left, Steve Levy, Ivan Antropov, Alex Antropov, Leors Levy
Mikayla Hill, Brave Enough To Fail scholar and graduate of Western CT State University.
BOSS Academy students shared about their experiences
with the program.
Allison Dubois, current Brave Enough To Fail scholar
at Regent University.
Sadie Rae Winsley, Community Spokesperson, Brave Enough To Fail, served as master of ceremonies.

$11,000 was raised for BETF programs!

This beautiful evening was only possible because of your generous support.




Thank you to our sponsors and supporters!

Toni Boucher

Joel Brest

Andrew and Allyson Cowin

Joyce DiCamillo

Don Fertman

Scott and Icy Frantz

Martin Jacobson

Robert MacGuffie

Elizabeth McCaughey

Douglas and Christine Mitchell

Jeffrey Kile

Janet Olshansky

Dr. Robert Petrausch

Kristin Scianna

David and Rebecca West

Westchester Family Church

Special thank you to

And their alumni

Allyson Cowin

Kimberley Fiorello

Faith Ham

Janice Schaefer

George Skakel

Michael Williams

Shari Williams

It’s not too late!

You can still help!

If you missed the gala but still want to support our ongoing programs, please click the donate button give now.

Thank you!