On Thursday, August 16th, West End House hosted the 3rd Annual Alumni Networking evening. The networking event, which hosted 12 alumni, took place from 6:30 – 8:00 pm at West End House. The goal of the event is to give our alumni an opportunity to practice their networking skills and learn about different career paths.... read more »
Our Club members got a private tour of the Sanofi Genzyme facility yesterday and learned all about the medications they produce and rare diseases they treat. Our enthusiastic youth even got a chance to view the manufacturing room. Afterwards they were able to showcase their beautiful summer artwork while speaking with Sanofi employees who... read more »
Yesterday we had a special visit from New Balance Fitness Ambassador Eliza, of Kick it by Eliza. Her “music driven, sweat inducing, kickboxing inspired” group fitness classes bring people together to learn exciting and empowering cardio, kickboxing. This 13 round fitness method is working to empower females. Eliza and her FEMPIRE showed our New... read more »
This striking piece titled, “Can’t Stop” by our own Club member Aleynna Quinones, was recently featured on the creative youth development blog Seen and Heard. The acrylic paint and pencil on paper is a depiction of Malala, a well-known, current women’s and Muslim rights activist. The black censor bar over her mouth symbolizes her being silenced along with... 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!