RTR hosts events small intimate events in the community as a way to get to know our neighbors, and help them get to know us.

We are so grateful to be part of so many communities, and we’d love to collaborate more with our neighbors, friends, supporters, and partners.   If you are interested in hosting an event on behalf of RTR, or would like to attend one of our upcoming events, please email: .

2020 Making Lives Better Virtual Gala

We are proud to announce that our 32nd annual (and first virtual) Making Lives Better Gala, held on Thursday, September 24, surpassed our expectations for a virtual event!   The virtual format featured the familiar face of Hingham resident Michael Page, who has been emceeing our event for the last several years, and a video highlighting the

RTR’s Falmouth Team

Team RTR will take on the 7 mile Falmouth Road Race this August, “virtually” for the first time ever!  We have RTR employees, sibling duos, and individuals getting involved for the first time. Regardless of their relationship with RTR, they are all united by their desire to make lives better for the people and families

2019 Making Lives Better Gala

Thank you so much to everyone who helped Make Lives Better last Friday.  The night was magical, and helped highlight the incredible work done by RTR and dedicated employees throughout the programs.  During the evening, we heard from parent, Laura Shea, about her son Jack and the beginning of his journey at RTR.  We saw a moving video about the

2018 Making Lives Better Gala

Thank you for joining us in September at the beautiful Granite Links Golf Club in Quincy as we celebrated 30 years of Making Lives Better! We would like to offer a special THANK YOU to our 30th Anniversary Presenting Sponsor, Image Tech, for their leadership and support again this year.  WE would also like to say

2017 Making Lives Better Gala

Thank you to everyone for Making Lives Better! This year’s annual gala was one of the most successful events in RTR’s recent history. Thanks to the incredible donors and sponsors, volunteers, families, staff, Board of Directors, and friends in the community, the event raised more than $267,000! Funds raised that evening go directly to the

Plymouth OPTS Program Open House

RTR partnered with the Plymouth Chamber of Commerce to host an open house at our newly renovated site in Plymouth.  Our OPTS program prepares individuals to transition into the broader community and employment.  We greatly appreciate our community partnerships, including the Plymouth Chamber of Commerce for all they do to help us make lives better.

Coffee Connection at RTR Bookstore

RTR partnered with the South Shore Chamber to host a morning coffee hour.  The event was attended by good friends of RTR, and those looking to find out more about us.  We were delighted to have the opportunity to show folks one of our three social enterprises, the Ocean Village Bookstore.  Click on the photo