D.O.V.E Sister to Sister Meeting | April 13

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Are you a middle school or high school girl? Are you a woman? Come to this meeting to discuss how women can end violence in our communities! Learn about D.O.V.E's Sister to Sister group and its initiatives!


When: Monday April 13th


Where: All Dorchester Sports League

1565 Dorchester Ave, Dorchester

For more info: Contact Heather Dabreau at


Grove Hall Youth Workers Alliance Meeting | May 27

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Grove Hall Youth Workers Alliance is meeting to discuss several important topics, including  the House Ways & Means Committee releasing their budget!


When: Wednesday, May 27th, 2015


Where:  Grove Hall Community Center

51 Geneva Ave, Dorchester

*enter through main door and sign in at main office, signs will direct you to the meeting room space

For more info: Call 617.541.5451.x102


Friends of Ronan Park first meeting of the year! | April 7

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Get ready for a beautiful spring in Ronan Park! Come to the first meeting of the year! FoRP will be discussing plans for the Boston Shines Park Cleanup in early May, and the return of your favorite park events: Movie Nights, the Kite Festival, and more!


When: Tuesday April 7th


Where: Bowdoin Street Health Center

230 Bowdoin St, Dorchester

For more info: email


REACH Coalition Meeting | April 6

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Join the Reach Coalition next Monday for their monthly meeting! Dinner will be served and the meeting will be open to the public! See agenda below:

Quick update – Grocery Store Initiative
The REACH steering committee will provide an update on the Grocery Store Initiative training (3/24) and any opportunities to still join a BPHC Health Champion Team.
Harvard School of Public Health Prevention Research Center
Harvard School of Public Health Prevention Research Center will provide updates on the out-of-school initiative as well as the healthy beverage and sodium reduction work. Facilitators: Dr. Steve Gortmaker- Professor of the Practice of Health Sociology, Director, Harvard Prevention Research Center, Dr. Angie Cradock - Deputy Director, Harvard Prevention Research Center, Dr. Bekka Lee - Research Manager, Harvard Prevention Research Center
Nutrition and Cooking Demonstration – Portion Control and Sodium Reduction for Meals on a Budget 
Boston Public Health Commission Chronic Disease Prevention staff will lead a discussion on healthy eating habits including portion control, sodium reduction, and meals on a budget.Facilitator: Elisa Rodrigues.
Make Your Own Healthy Dressing!
To end the night on a fun note, we will be split up into teams and create healthy low sodium salad dressings to take home to family and friends. Creativity encouraged! 


When:  Monday, April 6th


Where:  Grove Hall Community Center

51 Geneva Ave. Boston

For more info: visit the REACH Coalition Facebook Page:


My Brooklyn Documentary | March 24

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Come watch a free screening of  My Brooklyn!

Neighbors are concerned about rising rents and being pushed out of the community. Come learn how this same issues changed a Brooklyn neighborhood.  This is the first of a series of events confronting negative gentrification in TNT in 2015.

*Refreshments and Child Care Provided


When: Tuesday, March 24th


Where: The Boston Project Ministries 

15 Elmhurst Street, Dorchester

For more info: call TBPM at (617) 929-0925


Grove Hall Youth Workers Alliance Meeting | March 18

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Discuss your school year plans.  There are lots of exciting initiatives underway!  Check out the exciting activities at the Melnea Cass Recreational Complex! Come to the Grove Hall Youth Workers Alliance Meeting!


When: Wednesday, March 18, 2015

10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Where: Melnea Cass Recreation Complex

120 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.

For more info:  call 617.541.5451.x102


GHYWA is provided support through the Grove Hall Safe Neighborhood Initiative, Boston Public Health Commission, Mayor Marty Walsh, Department of Public Health, Boston Police Department, Suffolk County District Attorney Dan Conley’s Office, MassHousing, Choice Neighbohood/ JCS,  Hayden, Hyams,  Yawkey, Cummings, Citizens Bank and anonymous Fnds and Children’s Hospital. >> Read More

Emergency Community Safety Meeting | March 16

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Come to an important community meeting tonight about emergency community safety presented by the Dorchester Bay Economic Development Corporation!


When: Monday, March 16th


Where: 590 Dudley Street Dorchester

For more info: Contact Dychell at 6178254200 ext. 212 or 8572610619

OR Ricky at 6178254200 ext. 222 or 8572610620

Four Corners/Geneva Ave Working Advisory Group | March 10

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The Boston Redevelopment Authority will meet as the Working Advisory Group of the Four Corners/Geneva neighborhood to discuss plans regarding the Fairmount-Indigo Planning Initiative. They will cover topics involving key development areas, feasability implications and zoning/urban design implications. The public are encouraged to attend and provide feedback.


When: Tuesday March 10th 2015


Where: Holland Community Center

85 Olney Street, Dorchester

For more info:

Back-to-Back Boston Olympics 2024 Meetings | Feb 23 and 24

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Both Boston 2024, the nonprofit that has been set up to lead the effort to bring the Games to Boston, and the City of Boston are holding several public meetings, throughout this year, until September, about the bid that Boston 2024 will submit.
As not only the Games but also the planning process has the potential to greatly impact diverse communities in the city of Boston, we are working to ensure that Boston's many communities are sufficiently informed about the bid and are actively involved in the process.
When: Monday, February 23, 6:00pm 
 Tuesday, February 24, 6:30pm
Where: Monday at Yawkey Club of Roxbury
115 Warren Street, Roxbury
Tuesday at Condon School Cafeteria
200 D Street, Roxbury
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Boston2024 Olympics Meeting at Franklin Park | March 5

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Hear presentation from Boston2024 about plans for Franklin Park and ask questions. Then engage with other park users in a discussion about what this means for the park and surrounding communities!


When: Thursday, March 5


Where: Franklin Park Golf Clubhouse
1 Circuit Drive, Dorchester

For more info: Call the Franklin Park Coalition at (617)442-4141 or visit their website at

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