Nonprofit or community organization
Last modified: June 14, 2013, 7:28 PM
For over 64 years, Freedom House has served as a hub for Boston's diverse urban community and a catalyst to promoting equality and civil rights. Today, Freedom House's mission is to transform the economic and cultural fabric of high-need communities through education and leadership development, and its vision is to be an educational beacon in the community that will inspire, educate and motivate all people to commit to lifelong learning and civic engagment. Freedom House is committed to its work of devising strategies to overcome systemic educational and social justice issues, and policies that affect Boston's inner city communitys particularly in raising academic acheivment in high school and increasing student persistence towards post secondary graduation.