Mike Newquist, a Business Law partner in Edwards Wildman's Providence office, will serve as honorary chair of the 9th annual San Miguel Gala, Auction and Miguel Medal Ceremony
. The event will be held on April 11 at the Pawtucket Armory Arts Center. The San Miguel School of Providence is an independent middle school for at-risk urban youth from the Greater Providence area. It serves boys from all cultures and faiths in grades five through eight. 100 percent of graduating eighth-graders go on to high school, attending some of the top secondary schools in Rhode Island. This annual gala raises funds to support student scholarships and give San Miguel students life-changing educational opportunities.