On Friday, August 24, West End House celebrated its 4th Annual Biggest Fun Ever, a community-wide block party event that celebrates the inspiring life and memory of West End House alumna and staff member Dawnn Jaffier, who became an innocent victim of violence at age 26. This yearly event serves as a meaningful way... read more »
For the past three years, Sanofi Genzyme has coordinated a Summer Science Club for our members. The phenomenal volunteers work alongside our enthusiastic youth in our Education Center/mini laboratory to perform scientific experiments. This year our young scientists conducted procedures to observe the effects of density and pressure with various substances. Our youth conducted... read more »
Thank you Hercules Capital for providing West End House with a stellar group of volunteers on Tuesday, July 31st! The phenomenal team of six helped support our Printmaking, Chess Club, Bead Animals, and a number of other fun programs! Everyone here had a blast!
Tuesday, June 12th Alnylam chose West End House as one of their company’s Community Service Day sites. The amazing group of 20 volunteers assisted with food prep, picnic table assembly (and other yard work), and Alumni Induction Celebration preparations (such as rolling up diplomas, helping assemble a mailing to invite HS graduates and rising seniors... read more »
A huge thank you to the Liberty Mutual employees who volunteered at the West End House as part of this year’s Serve With Liberty program. This group of enthusiastic volunteers supported our members during homework hour and in our reading, baseball, and visual arts Clubs. In addition, they assisted us with an outdoor cleanup... read more »