What is receivership and what would it mean for BPS?

What is receivership and what would it mean for the Boston Public Schools? An unflattering state review conducted by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) this spring declared the Boston Public Schools (BPS) district in need of...

Scenes from the 2022 Big Cheese Gala

Scenes from the 2022 Big Cheese Gala After two years apart, we knew the return of the Big Cheese Gala would focus on reconnecting. We set out to celebrate the many types of connections that have kept our mentoring relationships going – and together we witnessed the...

Meet Our AOM: Working From Home, Inspired By Volunteers

Working From Home, Inspired By Volunteers By Claire Hammer, AmeriCorps Ambassador of Mentoring At this point in 2020, it’s probably a cliche to say that some unexpected things have happened this year. No, I did not expect a pandemic to cut my year serving with City...