Thank you to the volunteers from New Balance’s Customer Operations Team who helped run a Heart Health-themed afternoon of programming in honor of February being American Heart Month. The eight volunteers ran a blind taste-test of foods that are good for your heart, worked with young people on some heart-related activities in the Visual... read more »
On Thursday, February 7th sixteen of our young people received bicycles donated by one of our amazing supporters, Takeda Pharmaceuticals. The bikes, assembled onsite by some of their employees, were then presented to our excited youth. Thanks Takeda! Everyone is ready and pumped to take their new bikes for a spin!
On Wednesday, December 19, West End House welcomed over 400 young people, families, and community members for an evening of giving, joy, and holiday cheer. The night kicked off with a delicious holiday meal prepared from scratch, and was followed by an opportunity for each young person to receive a gift from Santa Claus.... read more »
A grant from the Boston Cultural Council helped keep more than 150 dancers on their feet at West End House this year. Through this grant, we purchased equipment and supplies that helped make it possible to stage performances at our Spring Arts Show, End-of-the-Year Celebration, Summer Showcase, and Winter Showcase. Our dancers ranging in... read more »
Our elementary school youth had a blast Friday afternoon participating in a Health and Fitness Carnival provided by a fantastic crew from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts. The stellar Blue crew of 29 spent their 8th Annual Service Day at West End House creating a 4 station obstacle course and and some creative... read more »