Events & Programs This Week


Tax Preparation at the Center for Working Families

1pm to 7pm (T and Th), and 10am to 2pm (Sat)

Get your taxes done for free! Get all the tax credits available to you, even if you don`t have income. Build your credit and learn how to open a bank account and purchase a savings bond, and file with your ITIN! | | To check if you are eligible, visit or call | Boston.Gov/Tax-Help | 617.635.4500 | | For Tuesday & Thursday, 1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. and registration begins at 12:30 p.m. | For Saturday, 9:00 ...


TAG / Alerta Feb. and April Vacation Academies

Multiple Dates

TAG / Alerta is offering vacation week academies in February and April. | | The two 4-day academies will focus on College and Career Readiness for current 6th -11th grade students. We will have Professional Development Workshops, College Tours around Boston, BIPOC Guest Speakers from different fields of work, and lots of other enrichment activities. The program is completely free, and lunch will be ...


Community Arts - Seeking Mildred C. Hailey Apts. Photos!

Multiple Dates

For Mildred C. Hailey residents -- Seeking photos of your memories at Mildred C. Hailey Apartments.


Urban Edge - The Partnership for Youth Advancement

Date: 2/29/2024

Our mission is to strengthen programming and support for youth in the Jackson Square, Egleston and adjacent neighborhoods. We will coordinate efforts across organizations to enhance the distribution of services and leverage our assets towards achieving common goals that strengthens the youth-serving organizations ecosystem. | | Please RSVP by Feb. 26th for the Feb. 29th event.


Youth Jobs Fair

Date: 3/23/2024

Save the Date: The Worker Empowerment Cabinet and the Office of Youth Employment and Opportunity (YEO) is hosting the 2024 City-Wide Youth Job & Resource Fair! The job fair will take place on Saturday, March 23, 2024, from 11am - 3pm at the Reggie Lewis Track and Athletic Complex.


Apply Now: Employment, Youth Jobs, and other Opportunities


Camp Harborview - Summer 2024

Date(s): 3/4/2024-

Registration opens March 4th for summer sessions! Apply online at campharborview.org/apply!


Boston PIC Summer Jobs, After-School Jobs and More

Apply Now

The Boston Private Industry Council (Boston PIC) offers paid private-sector jobs, in a wide range of local companies, including jobs in healthcare, banking, finance, real estate, technology and more. The Boston PIC has an online application form at https://studentjobs.bostonpic.org/. High school students can also talk to the PIC career specialist at their school for more information about these ...


Caminos: College & Career Pathways Program

Date(s): 9/16/2023-6/8/2024

Caminos is a community where participants hold each other up as they set goals and bring them into action. Through the Caminos Program, 11th and 12th graders as well as recent high school graduates have access to one-on-one coaching, peer-led workshops, networking opportunities, and culturally-relevant education opportunities.


Jóvenes en Acción: After-School Program

Date(s): 9/25/2023-6/7/2024

ABOUT JÓVENES EN ACCIÓN (JEA) | JEA is a yearlong program where 8th-12th graders have the opportunity to: | - Train in an Afro-Latin art form (either Dance, Music, or Theatre) | - Receive free access to Mentoring and Tutoring and College/Career Exploration | - Participate in Civic Engagement Workshops | - Experience Optional Socio-Emotional Support |


The Possible Zone - Discover

Mondays & Wednesdays, 4:00-6:30 PM or Tuesdays & Thursdays, 4:00-6:30 PM

THE POSSIBLE ZONE takes young people on a journey that taps into their creativity, cultivates their skills as designers and entrepreneurs, builds strong relationships with supportive adults and peers, and broadens their sense of what is possible in their careers. | | | As a student in Discover, you will explore the entrepreneurial | mindsets and skills by learning about the factors contributing | to ...





For Neighborhood Leaders / Building Captains



This website provides a directory with neighborhood-based opportunities plus links to citywide resources. Browse the directory to see the wide array of opportunities or use the search features to look for something specific. Email directory@jacksonsquareboston.org if you would like to add events or programs from your organization to the directory.

About LSJS


The Living Safely in Jackson Square (LSJS) Coalition is a cross- sector partnership in the Jackson Square area of Jamaica Plain with a goal to build a holistic approach for supporting residents in Jackson Square, with a particular focus on families, children, and youth. How? We will do this by collectively connecting JS families to resources/services that increase family and child resilience, empowering resident leaders, and increasing access to youth programming that will lead to positive life outcomes. To learn more about the LSJS Coalition/become a partner, please contact: Leidy Quiceno, LSJS Coalition Project Manager 📧 Leidy@hydesquare.org 📞 617- 780-7991 LSJS is funded by Boston Children`s Hospital. Backbone partners are the Hyde Square Task Force, Jamaica Plain Tree of Life, and JPNDC.Boston Childrens HospitalHyde Square Task Forceamaica Plain Coalition & Family Engagement Network/Tree of Life Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Development Corporation (JPNDC)