On February 25, Governor Charlie Baker, business and nonprofit leaders, along with the Jaffier Family and community members gathered at the West End House for the Light of Dawnn Awards. Now in its sixth year, the Light of Dawnn Awards were created to honor the life of Dawnn Ashley Jaffier, a victim of gun... read more »
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 »
WEH was excited to host Decoy Games, an indie game company founded by two brothers, Khalil and Ahmed, driven by a passion for game development. Last night our teens had the opportunity to learn about game development, as well as the various pathways to becoming a game developer, including earning a degree in computer science.... 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 »
Happy 150th anniversary to Museum of Fine Arts, Boston! We’re proud to work with the MFA as one of 10 Community Arts Initiative partners, bringing our youth to collaborate with local artists on an annual Artist Project exhibited at the Museum.