Back to School Kick-Off

Let’s celebrate the start of a new school year! Stop by West End House to say hi to staff, enjoy some ice cream, and pick up free prizes like clothes, planners, rulers, mechanical pencils, headphones, masks, mini hand sanitizers and more! WHEN: 12 and under: Thursday, September 17 | 2-4pm Teens: Friday, September 18... read more »

What we did this summer…

It’s hard to believe that our summer teen and youth programming has come to a close. It’s been amazing to have the energy and voices of our young people back inside our building. To get there, West End House staff members had to invest extensive time in understanding and implementing extensive guidance from state... read more »

Biggest Fun Ever! 2020

“Dawnn’s superpower was helping everyone around her to realize their full potential.” – Bie Aweh, West End House Alumna Along with many other members of the West End House family, Bie Aweh posted a video reflecting on the life of Dawn Jaffier, the woman who inspired our annual Biggest Fun Ever! Celebration. Before becoming... read more »

Thank you, Volunteers!

“We are here to help one another.”  That could be the theme of the West End House Family Food Program. This summer, staff members and devoted volunteers came together to prepare, pack and deliver groceries and meals to club members and their families. Over eight weeks, they delivered over 9,000 pounds of meat and... read more »

Supporter Spotlight: Bodega

Supporter Spotlight: Bodega Celebrating a Partnership that Keeps Giving Back Bodega has been a West End House champion and supporter for over a decade. Through their very generous in-kind apparel donations and sought-after internships, Bodega provides real-life employment opportunities within a business culture that values art, design, music, sports and self-expression. Most recently, Bodega... read more »