Community Involvement

BREC is a proud volunteer and supporter of the following community initiatives:


An interactive program for elementary students that uses improvisational theater to teach violence prevention, conflict resolution, and decision-making. 

The Children's Advocacy Center of Suffolk County (CAC) unites public, private and community partners to promote safety, healing and justice for child victims and their families.

Working to bridge, economic, racial and social divisions by providing under-resourced urban youth with the keys to self-sufficiency through employment in art and design.

Cradles to Crayons provides children some of the most important basics of life—free of charge. They provide all the physical goods that children need to be safe, protected from the elements, and ready to learn. 

The Red Sox Foundation harnesses the passion of their fans and transform it into a vehicle for positive exchange in their community. 

A sports-based youth enrichment program located in Boston and Lawrence. They use the sport of squash, along with academic support and community service to improve the lives of our youth and expose them to opportunities. 


The University Club of Boston  has awarded over $750,000 to BPS graduates since it was founded in the 1970's. The scholarships are called the "Future Leaders of Boston"and  criteria include not only academics and financial need, but community service, and leadership among others.

The Chester Square Area Neighborhood Association works in response to the needs and ideas of residents by using the talents and skills of their residents to enhance the quality of life in their area of the city. The boundaries of CSANA include parts of the South End and Lower Roxbury.

The Worcester Square Area Neighborhood Association is a community organization in Boston.  Worcester Square is also part of the historic South End of Boston and is the home of the Boston University Medical Center, formerly Boston City Hospital.


Enjoy your favorite classic movies, great food, drinks, family, and friends! The Nubian Summer Drive-In is a collaboration between Grove Hall NDC, the City of Boston, Madison Park Development Corporation, All Aces, Mass Vote, Friends of Melnea Cass.

The Healthy Baby/Healthy Child Program is a community-based program designed to promote infant survival, positive birth outcomes, oral health, and family unity. The program provides home visiting to pregnant and parenting families in Boston.

Rogerson servers Greater Boston families through facilities and programs providing independence and longevity to the community. Their mission is to alleviate greater Boston’s housing crisis by raising public awareness, building properties to meet the accelerating need, and partnering with other nonprofits. 

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Through collaboration with residents, local businesses, developers, plus public and private agencies, our mission is to make Nubian Square a vibrant and inclusive commercial district that supports local and minority businesses, creates jobs for local residents and engages the community.

YouthBuild Boston (YBB) was founded in 1990 with the goal of providing underserved young people with the support and credentials needed to successfully enter the construction and design industry. Our Mission is to empower and assist underserved young people from the Boston area with the essential skills they need. 

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