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This prestigious award was established in 2010 to recognize an individual who has demonstrated leadership, innovation, progressive thinking, and promotion of the visual arts.

We are proud to announce that the 2020 recipient of the James McNeill Whistler Distinguished Art Award will be community activist, humanitarian, and philanthropist:

Nancy L. Donahue

Join us at the UMass Lowell Inn and Conference Center in Lowell, Massachusetts on Wednesday, October 7th, 2020 for an evening of fine food, entertainment, and fun as we celebrate Donahue's many contributions to the world of art.

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