West End House 2020 “Dawnn for Peace” Boston Marathon Team

West End House is proud to announce, for the fifth consecutive year, the John Hancock Non-Profit Marathon Program has awarded us with Boston Marathon® bibs! The generous support of John Hancock has allowed us to select 4 runners for our #DawnnforPeace #2020BostonMarathonTeam, founded in memory of West End House alumna Dawnn Jaffier. Our 2019 team raised... read more »

Alynylam Pharmaceuticals Community Service Day

For the fifth year in a row, employees from Alnylam Pharmaceuticals volunteered at West End House as part of their company’s Community Service Day. The 16 volunteers supported a number of projects including creating our “What’s For Dinner” sign in our café, prepping meals for dinners this week, and painting and organizing in different areas of... read more »

Our Young Leaders in Action in Dorchester at IBEW Local 103

Our Young Leaders in Action (YLA) visited the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), Local 103. Through our partnership with United Way of Massachusetts Bay we brought our middle school members to explore the electric trade. They had the opportunity to meet electric workers and learn about numerous IBEW projects such as solar plants, wind mills... read more »