Welcome to the official website of Boston 2026 World Stamp Show. The goal of this website is to provide a central place to share information on the preparations for Boston 2026.
Boston 2026 News
Boston 2026 Organizing Committee meeting to be held on Saturday, March 4th at 11AM (Pacific Time) in Room A18 at AmeriStamp 2017 in Reno, NV. Dial-in contact information to be provided.
Second Boston 2026 Press Release issued December 1, 2016 is here.
Initial Boston 2026 Brochure issued May 28, 2016 is here.
Initial Boston 2026 Press Release issued April 25, 2016 is here.
As of April 2, 2016 Boston 2026 has a new logo.
As of August 10, 2015 the IRS has designated Boston 2026 a 501(c)(3) public charity.
On February 12, 2015 the Board of Directors of the American Philatelic Society voted unanimously to award the 2026 international philatelic exhibtion
for the United States to the Boston 2026 Bid Committee (proposal here). On March 30, 2015 Boston 2026 World Stamp Show, Inc. was incorporated in the state of Massachusetts. Also on March 30, Boston 2026 signed contracts with the Massachusetts Convention Center Authority and the owners of the Westin Boston Waterfront for the Boston Convention and Exposition Center (BCEC) and the attached Westin Hotel, respectively.
Boston 2026 at New York 2016
Boston 2026 held its public kickoff meeting at the World Stamp Show - NY 2016. Dr. Yamil Kouri gave a presentation on preparations to date for the show. Thirty five folks attended the meeting.
New York 2016 Presents Kickoff Donation to Boston 2026
On August 4, 2016 Wade Saadi and Steven Rod (President and Vice President of New York 2016, respectively) presented a check for $100,000 to Dr. Yamil Kouri, Commissioner General of Boston 2026. The presentation was made at the Tiffany Dinner at the APS StampShow 2016 at Portland, Oregon. This donation represents a continuation of the tradition of the prior American international show providing seed money for the next American international show. Thank you, thank you, thank you New York!
NY 2016 Press Release issued August 13, 2016 is here.
Donate to Boston 2026
Boston 2026 will cost several million dollars. Nearly a million dollars was raised for World Stamp Show - New York 2016 and we hope to repeat this feat. Currently, donations may made by check and sent to:
Boston 2026 World Stamp Show
c/o Spellman Museum of Stamps & Postal History at Regis College
241 Wellesley Street
Weston, MA 02493
Or by PayPal:
Boston 2026 World Stamp Show, Inc. has received 501(c)(3) recognition from the U.S.
Internal Revenue Service, allowing contributions to be tax deductible to the fullest
extent of the law for those who itemize. Check with your tax preparer for details.
All donations will receive a letter of acknowledgement from the Show Treasurer. Donors of $25 or more will be noted in the show catalog and on the show website. Donors of $1,000 or more will receive special recognition, access and gifts (still to be specified).
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