Wonder Women of Boston Dorchester Meet-up | Sept. 27

Wonder Women of Boston is an opportunity for ambitious, accomplished women of all ages to mix and mingle. Whether you work in the corporate or non-profit world, are a community leader, entrepreneur, job-seeker, student, or someone simply looking for inspiration, you're bound to make a few great new connections. We encourage you to think of three or five exceptional women you know and send invitations their way. Come find new friends, catch up with old friends, make new professional connections.

This event is open to the public with a $5 entry fee which benefits Dot Art. The mission of dot art, Dorchester Community Center for the Visual Arts, is to make exemplary visual arts education available to everyone in Dorchester and its surrounding neighborhoods.

Wonder Women of Boston Dorchester Meet-up

September 27, 2012 from 6:00-8:00 PM >> Read More

QWOC + Boston









QWOC+ Boston is a group that promotes diversity by creating and sustaining safe spaces for LGBT people of color in the Greater Boston area.


Wonder Women of Boston Networking Event | August 16

On August 16, Wonder Women of Boston are hosting a networking event from 6pm to 8pm. The networking event will take place at the Back Bay Social Club (867 Boylston Street, Boston MA). Come to meet new friends, catch up with old friends, and make professional connections. There will also be a raffle! For more info and to register, click HERE.

A January Promotion From Healthworks!

Calling all women interested in getting fit and healthy at a great price-- join Healthworks Community Fitness in Codman Square in January and pay NO joining fee! Want another bonus? If you get a friend to join with you, you'll both receive a free month of membership - just mention the DotBoard or MyDot.Org when you enroll! Enjoy cardiovascular and strength training equipment, fun group exercise classes including yoga and Zumba, affordable personal training, free childcare while you exercise, and ample parking. Ladies only, sorry gentlemen!

Healthworks is located at 450 Washington Street in Dorchester, MA, 02124. Contact Healthworks by phone at 617.825.2800 Visit Healthworks online at www.healthworkscommunityfitness.org.

Roxbury Women's History Tour Nov. 12

On Saturday, November 12, Discover Roxbury will be hosting the Roxbury Women's History Tour! The names and stories of Roxbury's men are familiar to most people. But how many stories do you know about Roxbury's prominent women? Dr. Z, Susan Dimock, Melnea Cass, Muriel Snowden, Elma Lewis, and others made important contributions to the neighborhood, Boston, and American society. Explore their histories and see their legacies on a fascinating tour led by members of the Boston Women's Heritage Trail! >> Read More

Domestic Violence Prevention Forum, Aug. 6

Haitian Women of BostonHaitian Women of Boston (AFAB) will hold their annual Domestic Violence Prevention Forum on Saturday, August 6, 2011, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The forum, entitled "Healthy Families Ensure Healthy Communities," features workshops on "Protecting your body," "TPS (Temporary Protected Status): the future of Haitian immigrants," "Family Stabilization Team" and "Advocates navigating for DV clients in health centers & beyond." Mary R.Lauby, ED of Jane Doe, Inc. will give a keynote speech. All events take place at Codman Square Health Center's Great Hall (6 Norfolk Street, Dorchester, MA 02124). RSVP with AFAB by calling (617)287-0096 or emailing cbonhometre@afab-kafanm.org by July 29th, 2011.

Sponsored by The Haitian Round-table on Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault.

Healthworks at Codman's Girls' Night Out, May 21

Healthworks Community FitnessIt's time to celebrate women! Come to "Girls' Night Out," a female-focused fiesta of fun hosted by Healthworks at Codman (450 Washington Street) and open to the public. Stop by the gym between 3:30 to 6:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 21 for manicures, massages, dance, food and conversation with other mothers. The event presented by Liz Walker’s Better Living Campaign, in partnership with The Boston Public Health Commission,  features Special Guest Massachusetts First Lady Diane Patrick, and is themed "Mental Health Matters: Let’s Talk."  >> Read More

Run, Women, Run! Forum at UMASS Boston, Mar. 23

The public is invited to attend a forum titled Run, Women, Run! discussing and encouraging women to run for office. Sponsored by The Hispanic Studies Department at UMass and the League of Women Voters of Boston. The discussion is taking place at UMass Boston, Healey Library, Room 11B, Wednesday, March 23rd, 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.

State Senator Katherine Clark, Middlesex and Essex Districts

Sheriff Andrea Cabral, Suffolk County

State Representative Gloria Fox, Suffolk County

Former Mayor and City Councilor E. Denise Simmons, Cambridge


Carol Hardy-Fanta, Director

Center for Women in Politics & Public Policy

The Red Thread Fellowship

Applications for 2011-2012 Red Thread Fellowship Program are now Open! The Red Thread Fellowship is available to college-bound women of international backgrounds who will be entering an American college or university in fall 2011. The fellowship consists of two parts: a scholarship award and year-long mentorship support. The Red Thread Foundation for Women's mission is to provide women of under-served, international backgrounds with financial support and mentorship to help them succeed academically and professionally.  >> Read More

Seekers of Knowledge Inc

Mailing Address (if different than physical location): 

Seekers of Knowledge Inc P.O. Box 240082 Dorchester, MA 02124






Our mission is to support the development of young girls through the arts of creative expression, academic support, and social/emotional development. We instill in each seeker the importance of encouragement, understanding, team building, respect, discipline and community service.


Perkins Community Center
155 Talbot Avenue
Dorchester, MA 02124
United States
Key Programs Offered: 

Summer Arts Series 2010 Monday July 5 - Friday August 27 (8 weeks) 8:00 am - 6:00 pm: 10 hours each day Check back for 2011 Summer Series information. Program includes: Breakfast, Lunch, Snack, Summer Series Costume, All Field Trips (family trip in August).

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