MyRWA's annual meeting was held on October 22, 2008. Concerned citizens, volunteers, and members attended and heard about the successful projects MyRWA has undertaken over the past year. Bob Zimmerman, the Executive Director of the Charles River Watershed Association, spoke on his experiences building CRWA into a successful science-based advocacy organization with a strong staff and dozens of notable achievements. Attendees also had the opportunity to watch several documentaries filmed in the Mystic Watershed by graduate students at Emerson College. MyRWA recognized the following outstanding individuals with awards: Pete Mellor - Volunteer of the Year; Michael O'Brien - Unsung Hero of the Year; Bob Nesson - Supporter of the Year; Roger Frymire - Scientific Achievement Award.