Mattapan Youth Job Fair

Time: 
05/26/2015 - 4:00pm

Dance for World Community Festival

Join Us at the 
7th Annual Dance for World Community Festival
Harvard Square, Cambridge
Saturday, June 13
 "José Mateo has put together a free dance festival designed to show off local companies, raise awareness about a variety of social causes, and teach regular people how to dance." - The Boston Globe
From Ballet to Hip Hop, Square Dance to Modern, the 7th Annual Dance for World Community Festival Week is an indoor/outdoor celebration offering FREE dance performances, classes and events!   
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Fenway CDC & Boston Children's Hospital Behavioral Health Workshops

Fenway CDC’s Fenway Family Coalition is partnering with the Boston Children's Hospital to bring the following behavioral health workshops to educate parents who may have children diagnosed and/or have symptoms of Autism and/or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). Come learn about recognizing the signs, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment. Arm yourselves with information/resources on how to advocate for children with special needs in optimizing their Individualized Education Program (IEP). The workshops are FREE. To attend, please register at www.fenwaycdc.org.

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Coffee Hour with Mayor Walsh

May 11 -The City of Boston Mayor Walsh, stopped at the Mattapan Family Service Center as part of his Coffee Hour Series, to talk to the elderlies of  Mattapan. > Read more

Community Engagement via AmeriCorps

Community Engagement Ambassador

Highland Street AmeriCorps Ambassadors of Mentoring

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Mass Bay

 

About AmeriCorps:

AmeriCorps is a national community service program that gives people an opportunity to apply their skills and ideals towards helping others and meeting critical needs in the community. The Highland Street AmeriCorps Ambassadors of Mentoring is an AmeriCorps Program where members serve in mentoring programs across Massachusetts.

 

Organizational Description:

Mass Mentoring Partnership (MMP) is fueling the movement to expand empowering youth-adult relationships to meet the needs of communities across Massachusetts. We work with mentoring programs and youth development organizations to assess programmatic needs and organizational capacity to provide customized strategies that strengthen youth, families, and communities.

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How to Apply/Contact: 
BBBSMB Ambassador Search Committee
Email Address: 

Pathways to Prosperity: Creating Living Wage Jobs in Your Community

Join MAPC, the City of Boston, and UNITE HERE Local 26 for a conversation about creating living wage jobs in your community.
MAPC will present key findings from its Regional Prosperity Indicators report, which highlights regional trends in jobs and economic growth; Local 26 will provide insights into the thriving hospitality industry and its potential for workforce development; and the City of Boston will share best practices municipalities can take to preserve and create good jobs in the region. 
When:
Wednesday June 3, 2015 from 9:30 AM to 11:00 PM EDT
Where:
Metropolitan Area Planning Council
60 Temple Place
3rd Floor Conference Room
Boston, MA 02111
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Fostering Entrepreneurship Through Shared Workspace Models

Upcoming TrainingUpcoming Training
Fostering Entrepreneurship Through Shared Workspace Models
Incubators, accelerators, makerspaces, and coworking: these buzzwords are all the rage in the tech space to facilitate the rapidly growing innovation ecosystem. How can we leverage these models to develop successful locally based enterprises in urban, rural, immigrant and other traditionally underserved markets?
Find out at this training, where we will review the concepts and business models behind these existing models, learn how to create a project plan and garner support for them, as well as learn about the strategies that lead to success.  The first half of the day will feature speakers to provide an overview of the new models and the second half will be an interactive incubation session where experts will provide feedback on business and program ideas.
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Mattapan Patriots Online Registration

Online registration for football players and cheerleaders will be available on Friday, May 1st.  Payment of the $140.00 registration fee for "returning players and cheerleaders only" is paid using your credit card (F Squad price is $125.00).  
Online Registration is available May 1 through July 31, 2015.  After July 31, you must register in person.  
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Museum of Fine Arts

Memorial Day Open House 
At the Museum of Fine Arts 
Monday, May 25, 2015 | 10:00am-4:45pm 
Free Admission for All!! 
 
Please join us this Meorial Day for free admission and family fun at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston! 
Highlights include: 
 
Four different art-making activities, where you can try your hand at drawing in the galleries and the outdoor courtyard
Specialized tours including those for families, highlights of Arts of Japan, American Sign Language, and Tours en espanol
Special exhibitions Hokusai, in the Wake: Japanese Photographers Respond to 3/11, Gordon Parks: Back to Fort Scott, and Community Arts Initiative "Elemental"
 
For more information, please visit:
http://www.mfa.org/programs/series/memorial-day-open-house
Memorial Day Open House 
At the Museum of Fine Arts 
Monday, May 25, 2015 | 10:00am-4:45pm 
Free Admission for All!! 
Please join us this Meorial Day for free admission and family fun at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston! 
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ABCD Financial Futures Initiative Money Basics Bootcamp

On May 16, FFI will be kicking off its adult financial literacy programs with the Money Basics Bootcamp. The bootcamp will lay the groundwork for clients' financial wellness and serve as an introduction to FFI's specialized Financial Success Passport program, which includes a series of financial wellness sessions taught by certified financial advisors. Please share the attached flyer with your clients and encourage them to register.

What: ABCD Financial Futures Initiative Money Basics Bootcamp

When: May 16, 2015 at 10:00am-2:00pm

Where: ABCD Parker Hill / Fenway NSC

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