This morning the Rockland Trust-Blue Hills Charitable Foundation presented West End House with a $25,000 donation in support of our Kids In Motion Café, which provides nutritious and healthy meals for all of our young people on a daily basis, weekly culinary skills programming for our youth, as well as monthly family cooking classes for... read more »
Cambridge Savings Bank stopped by to present West End House with a $2,000 check for our fitness and nutrition programs. This generous grant will support the purchase of fresh food, including produce, lean meats and proteins, and whole grains to facilitate the preparation of 250 nutritious meals and 250 snacks daily. It also will... read more »
Last Thursday some of our young people were able to join Franciscan Children’s to celebrate their 70th anniversary with a grand opening of the New Balance Foundation Park at Franciscan’s. Our young people were able to play on the new adaptive playground, get their faces painted, have some snacks and lemonade and meet some of Boston’s... read more »
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!