Mary Anne's Story: How Can You Leave a Legacy and Honor a Loved One?

November 27, 2022
How did one woman honor her twin sister through a charitable gift?

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In this special episode, we hear the story of Mary Anne. Mary Anne and her twin sister Virginia were very close growing up. But as they pursued different careers, they lived on different sides of the country. After her sister's untimely passing, how did Mary Anne find a way to honor her sister's memory?

The event that Mary Anne organized benefited one of her sister's favorite organizations, the Hingham Historical Commission.

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