Search

Organization

Friends of the Children-Boston

Joined in January 2005

About Us

Friends of the Children-Boston (Friends-Boston) creates generational change by engaging children from high risk communities in twelve years of transformative mentoring relationships.

At Friends of the Children-Boston (Friends-Boston), we do not shy away from actively seeking out and serving the highest risk kids facing extreme barriers to success. To achieve our mission, we identify children facing the hardest challenges, and relentlessly dedicate our resources to them for their entire childhood—from kindergarten through high school graduation no matter what. We call the high-risk children we serve “Achievers” to demonstrate our belief in their potential to succeed, just as we call our professional mentors "Friends" because they are forming meaningful relationships with our youth. Friends-Boston’s long-term goal is that Achievers will graduate from high school and succeed in college. 

Friends of the Children-Boston (Friends-Boston) creates generational change by engaging children from high risk communities in twelve years of transformative mentoring relationships.

At Friends of the Children-Boston…

Issue Areas Include

  • Children & Youth
  • Education
  • Housing & Homelessness
  • Mental Health
  • Poverty

Location

  • 184 Dudley Street
    suite 100
    Boston, MA 02119

Photos for Friends of the Children-Boston

  • Positive Relationship Building
  • Growth Mindset
  • Positive Relationship Building
  • Find Your Spark

Current listings by Friends of the Children-Boston

JobsLocationDate Posted
Assistant Director of Program and EvaluationBoston, MAAugust 24, 2020

Join Idealist

Sign up today to save your favorite organizations and get email alerts when new ones are posted.