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 »

Summer 2020 Internship Scholars

West End House is proud to celebrate our Summer 2020 internship scholars. These impressive young adults were selected for competitive internships in their chosen fields. As participants in our Academic and College Success program, those whose internships were unpaid received a robust stipend from the West End House, enabling them to participate in an important... 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 »