Events Calendar

Filter the events calendar with the categories and tags tabs below! We understand the importance of supporting community residents and leaders in gaining the skills to be well-informed and successful advocates for systemic change. To encourage diverse representation at workshops and trainings, we offer scholarships and daily stipends to our resident members. To learn more, please go to Scholarships & Grants

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Jun
21
Thu
The Mel King Institute 9th Annual Breakfast
Jun 21 @ 8:30 am – 11:00 am

Please join the Mel King Institute for Community Building and Keynote speaker Karilyn Crockett to celebrate our 9th year of learning, innovating, and networking across the Massachusetts community development field.

During the breakfast, learn about our programs, partnerships, and accomplishments over the past year. As we continue to grow, your support is critical to help us provide the programming community development professionals need to build thriving and equitable communities.

Support the Mel King Institute:

Jun
22
Fri
English for Advancement Program
Jun 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
English for Advancement Program @ Boston | Massachusetts | United States

Attend the free program to help people improve their English and get a job presented by JVS. This is an opportunity for people who want to improve their English language skills, can attend weekly classes, and have a social security number.

Jun
28
Thu
Beyond Diversity to Inclusion
Jun 28 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm

WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION

How do organizations create an environment where people feel they can actively participate, where their contributions are respected and valued? This workshop is about taking that next step toward moving beyond the individualism of diversity to the systemic and cultural change needed to build inclusive organizations.

Learning objectives:

  • A share of best practices on how to move from representation to the inclusion
  • Understand the role of implicit bias and impact on leadership, hiring, staffing and decision-making
  • Learn to have courageous conversations about race
  • The role of intentionality — orientation to an inclusive culture that is self-perpetuating through organizational systems, policies, and practices
Jun
29
Fri
English for Advancement Program
Jun 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
English for Advancement Program @ Boston | Massachusetts | United States

Attend the free program to help people improve their English and get a job presented by JVS. This is an opportunity for people who want to improve their English language skills, can attend weekly classes, and have a social security number.

Jul
6
Fri
English for Advancement Program
Jul 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
English for Advancement Program @ Boston | Massachusetts | United States

Attend the free program to help people improve their English and get a job presented by JVS. This is an opportunity for people who want to improve their English language skills, can attend weekly classes, and have a social security number.

Jul
11
Wed
Immigrant Student Success Webminar
Jul 11 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Immigrant Student Success: Strategies and Tools for K-12 and Adult Educators, a free, interactive, online workshop on July 10 and 11, 2018, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. EDT, is for teachers,administrators, librarians and volunteers to promote the success of immigrant and refugee students through interactive webinars, group activities and live exercises with nationwide experts. We hope you will register for this free professional development opportunity or share it with your colleagues. Certificates of participation are available. Register for free here.
 
This is the seventh annual online workshop hosted by The Immigrant Learning Center’s Public Education Institute, and it will explore how to:
·         Integrate immigration into the curriculum;
·         Build relationships with immigrant students, families, and communities in perilous times;
·         Use storytelling to educate all students on immigration;
·         Empower both teachers and students;
·         Create more welcoming classrooms, and more.
 
 
Click here for more information and the list of presenters.
Dorchester CARES Coalition Meetings
Jul 11 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Dorchester CARES Coalition Meetings @ Family Nurturing Center | Boston | Massachusetts | United States

All Dorchester residents, providers, organizations, and community members are invited to join the Dorchester CARES Coalition to be a voice of change in the community. It provides to the opportunity to network with neighbors, exchange resources, and build partnerships. Free dinner and childcare is provided if RSVP to Tara Register.

Jul
13
Fri
English for Advancement Program
Jul 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
English for Advancement Program @ Boston | Massachusetts | United States

Attend the free program to help people improve their English and get a job presented by JVS. This is an opportunity for people who want to improve their English language skills, can attend weekly classes, and have a social security number.

Jul
20
Fri
English for Advancement Program
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
English for Advancement Program @ Boston | Massachusetts | United States

Attend the free program to help people improve their English and get a job presented by JVS. This is an opportunity for people who want to improve their English language skills, can attend weekly classes, and have a social security number.

Jul
27
Fri
English for Advancement Program
Jul 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
English for Advancement Program @ Boston | Massachusetts | United States

Attend the free program to help people improve their English and get a job presented by JVS. This is an opportunity for people who want to improve their English language skills, can attend weekly classes, and have a social security number.

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