Our Vision

Rooted in Boston, Open to the World

Mission:

Our mission is to provide learning experiences and caring support to the multicultural and underserved people of the Roslindale community, nurturing individual gifts and collective leadership potential.


Values:

  • Respect the dignity of every person, valuing individual and cultural perspectives and differences.

  • Welcome new immigrants unconditionally.

  • Be inclusive, open to all, regardless of ethnicity, income level, and religion.

  • Accompany the materially poor, listening to needs, and standing in our common struggle for justice.

  • Partner with organizations that are committed to improve the quality of life for our vulnerable neighbors.

  • Recognize that we are an integral part of a larger community.

Objectives:

  • To provide an adult ESOL program where immigrants who speak, read, and write little or no English can receive help and support.

  • To advocate for/with our neighbors on issues impacting their everyday needs, including immigration/citizenship pathway and employment readiness.

  • To provide a safe and nurturing environment for neighborhood children to develop good study habits and healthy lifestyles.

  • To foster experiences for our volunteers that are both formative, transformative, and community-driven.

  • To enhance neighborhood safety initiatives/involvement and foster community in lower Roslindale.

 

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