Applications Available for ABCD Summer Jobs

Apply NOW for ABCD Summer Jobs!
Teenagers, Older Youths Urged to Apply at ABCD Neighborhood Sites
Teenagers and young people up to age 24 are urged to apply now for the
ABCD SummerWorks program. This year Action for Boston Community
Development (ABCD) will provide summer jobs for young people ages 14
to 24.
Last year 5,000 youths applied for the 2,100 summer jobs funded
through ABCD.
Applications for the 2010 ABCD SummerWorks jobs program for youngsters
from low-income families are now available at local neighborhood
sites. Those interested can call 617-348-6548 or log onto for information on the ABCD neighborhood center
where they should apply.


ABCD’s North End/West End NSC Nominates Marie Cantlon For Award

ABCD’s North End/West End  NSC  has nominated West End community activist Marie Cantlon for honors at  the Action for Boston Community Development (ABCD) 35th Annual Community Awards Dinner on Friday, October 30 at the Marriot Boston Copley Place. The dinner celebrates the voluntary efforts of individuals who have worked tirelessly to address and placate the plight of Boston’s underprivileged communities through voluntary leadership and service.

Marie Cantlon – Marie Cantlon may be small in stature but she is imposing in presence.  The North End/West End NSC applauds Marie for her tireless advocacy on behalf of the residents of an often overlooked Boston neighborhood.