Room to Grow honors family of Ron Burton

Steve Burton, Paul Burton, Ron Burton Jr., Patriot Matthew Slater (who presented the Burtons with their award), and Room to Grow Exective Director Robyn Carter. (David Greenstein)
Steve Burton, Paul Burton, Ron Burton Jr., Patriot Matthew Slater (who presented the Burtons with their award), and Room to Grow Exective Director Robyn Carter. (David Greenstein)
David Greenstein

Room to Grow, an organization that helps children make it through their first few years, hosted its Fall Gala at the Marriott Copley Place over the weekend. The night honored Room to Grow parent Stephanie Pimentel (mom to Lissette and Melanie), as well as the Burton family, a.k.a. the children of Patriots legend Ron Burton, for their work with at-risk kids. This year’s gala chairs were Beth and Jamie Athanasoulas, Kristina and Patrick Lyons, Laura Tomasetti and David Beardsley, and Steffanie and Lou Merloni. One of the auction items was a walk-on role in the new Vince Vaughn movie “Business Trip,” now filming in Boston.

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