People

Beverly resident Conor F. Walsh has joined the firm of Glovsky & Glovsky LLC as an associate concentrating in real estate law. Walsh has several years of experience as a judicial law clerk with the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court and the Massachusetts Appeal Court. He is a graduate of the University of Maryland and New England Law Boston.

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Juhi Patel has joined Danvers-based Gienapp Architects as an architectural designer. Originally from Surat, India, Patel has a Bachelor of Architecture from Sarvajanik College of Engineering & Technology and a Master of Architecture from Northeastern University. She will assist the firm with the development of AutoCAD and Revit drawings and pre-design studies.

Giving

Representatives of North Shore Bank presented a $1,000 donation to River House, an emergency-shelter for homeless individuals in greater Beverly. The contribution was made as part of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston Grants for New England Partnership (GNP) program. Under the program, institutions choose a nonprofit to receive a $1,000 award and are asked to match that contribution.

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In celebration of Leslie Ray Insurance Agency’s 65th anniversary in business and as a tribute to the life and legacy of its founder, Leslie Ray, President and CEO Dave Ray presented The Community House Executive Director Melissa Elmer with a major gift from the family’s foundation to support Stage 284’s 2020 season and the new Kids Community @ 284 before- and after-school program.  

Milestones

Beverly Bootstraps, which provides resources to families and individuals so they may achieve self-sufficiency, has earned a 2019 Platinum Seal of Transparency, the highest level of recognition offered by GuideStar, a nonprofit directory. To reach the Platinum level, Beverly Bootstraps added to its GuideStar profile contact and organizational information; in-depth financial information; information about goals, strategies, and capabilities; and information about results and progress toward its mission. 

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