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A Conversation About Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at Thayer Academy

Please join Connie Yepez, Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, and Brandon Odom ’04, Associate Director of Admissions and Assistant Dean of Students, as they moderate a Zoom panel of students, faculty, alumni, and parents/guardians discussing diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives in both the Middle School and Upper School. Topics will include community and culture, […]

Removing the Financial Barriers to Cancer Treatment with Family Reach

Removing the Financial Barriers to Cancer Treatment with Family Reach http://coilstolocs.com/FamilyReach Loss of Income. Unplanned Expenses. Even with insurance Cancer treatments can cause some families to have to choose between their health and their home. Learn how to plan and find resources for expenses during cancer treatment insurance doesn’t cover. For 25 years Family Reach […]

Nikole Hannah-Jones: Examining Slavery’s Modern Legacy

The MassArt Art Museum is excited to announce a free virtual talk by esteemed journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones.  Hannah-Jones’ discussion will examine slavery’s enduring modern legacy and the reframing of the Black American experience. Hannah-Jones is the Pulitzer Prize-winning creator of the 1619 Project and a staff writer at The New York Times Magazine. She has […]

Bayard Rustin Community Breakfast

Please join us for the 31st annual Bayard Rustin Community Breakfast. Saturday, April 10, 2021 9:30 am to 11:00 a.m. The Bayard Rustin Community Breakfast maintains a tradition of commemorating and celebrating the life and work of Bayard Rustin, one of the unsung heroes of the Civil Rights Movement. Created by AIDS Action over 30 […]

Heroes Breakfast

In March 2021, the American Red Cross of Massachusetts and Bob Reynolds, President and CEO of Putnam Investments, will launch the inaugural Heroes Breakfast in Boston. This virtual gathering will honor heroes among us – men and women on the frontlines of the Coronavirus pandemic and beyond – exemplary individuals exhibiting extraordinary acts of courage, […]

Roxbury Unity Parade Annual Spring Fling and 2020 Award Ceremony

Due to Covid-19, the Roxbury Unity Parade 2020 was a caravan and our award ceremony was postponed. Each year the Roxbury Unity Parade celebrates those who uplift our community every day and 2020 was no exception. Join us for our annual Spring Fling Fundraiser and our award celebration for our community champions. You can support […]

How We Thrive: A Community Convesation on Clinical Research and Health Equity

Join us for part three of our three-part series discussing women’s health and wellness. This December session will focus on improving understanding of what clinical trials are, why they are valuable, and how to increase access to underrepresented patient populations. How We Thrive is a virtual webinar series developed in collaboration with the Baystate Women’s […]

2020 Virtual Mass. Black Expo

The Mass. Black Expo (MBE) is a one-of-a-kind annual event that brings together Black business owners and entrepreneurs, thought leaders, and Black communities of the entire African diaspora in Massachusetts. As advocates and resource-providers for Black businesses, we know that the growth and economic health of our communities are dependent on the success of these […]

2020 Virtual Mass. Black Expo

The Mass. Black Expo (MBE) is a one-of-a-kind annual event that brings together Black business owners and entrepreneurs, thought leaders, and Black communities of the entire African diaspora in Massachusetts. As advocates and resource-providers for Black businesses, we know that the growth and economic health of our communities are dependent on the success of these […]

#BlackTrust: The Black Social Economy: Valuing the Informal

Join Boston Ujima Project, Boston While Black, and Black Economic Council of Massachusetts (BECMA) for the next event in Ujima’s #BlackTrust: Chuck Turner Arts & Lecture Series! PLEASE RSVP. This event will take place on Zoom, and will be live streamed on Facebook. A high quality recording will be made available on Youtube after the event. […]

2020 AMPLIFY CONFERENCE – NUESTRO IMPACTO: BE COUNTED, BE HEARD

Join us for our Two-Day Virtual Amplify Conference – Nuestro Impacto: Be Counted, Be Heard, hosted by Amplify Latinx, the Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy and the Gastón Institute, in collaboration with our partner organizations. During this two-day virtual conference we will bring together Latinx leaders, community organizations, businesses and power-building groups […]