August 8, 2013
Charlie Rose has been a youth worker, organizer and entrepreneur in Boston for nearly 30 years. As a founding board member of City Year and then staff member who has played a myriad of roles, Rose has helped build the organization into a national model for youth community service organizations. In addition, Rose has also been a founding board member for seven other organizations including YouthBuild Boston and has served the community through his work with organizations such as Youth Outreach Program, Citizens for Safety, National Toxics Campaign, United Labor Unions Local, Urban Edge and as a VISTA volunteer. Prior to joining City Year's staff, he was the Director of Youth Services for the City of Boston's Community Centers.