Project Place 1145 Washington St, Boston, MA02118 Project Place provides assistance and support to low-income individuals and the homeless. Programs and services offered…More are geared toward providing helpful skills and education, as well as assistance obtaining housing and employment. The organization hosts public speakers and charity fundraisers.
Joseph J. Hurley School 70 Worcester St, Boston, MA02118 The South End's smallest public elementary school, the Joseph J. Hurley School, offers small class sizes as well as a…More two-way bilingual immersion program that teaches native English and Spanish-speaking children to be fluent in both languages. Thanks to a $500,000 fundraising effort, the Hurley school also offers a state-of-the-art playground, plaza, amphitheatre, artificial turf soccer field and landscaped garden.
The Union Park Neighborhood Association is a nonprofit organzation that aims to give a voice to the residents of…More Union Park in Boston's South End. The UPNA provides services and support to residents and businesses in the neighborhood. There are no dues, and funding comes from fundraising activities and member contributions.
The UPNA participates in permitting and licensing processes, City Hall hearings, neighborhood cleanups and holiday decorating, weekly sidewalk and curb cleanings and local events. Its goals include cleanliness, safety and community involvement.