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Neighborhood Service Center Raises $40,000 at Annual Buona Sera

ABCD’s North End/West End Neighborhood Service Center (NE/WE NSC)’s annual fundraising event Buona Sera: An Evening with Friends raised nearly $40,000 to aid low-income and elderly residents of the North End and West End who turn to the center for assistance. For the seventh year in a row, Ron Della Chiesa of WGBH and the Boston Read More…

Community Transportation

Shuttle Bus to Star Market at North Station

The ABCD North End/West End Neighborhood Service Center (NE/WE NSC) has announced that, as of September 20, the supermarket shuttle bus will be going to the new Star Market location at 90 Causeway Street (near North Station). This will replace the shuttle that previously went to the Star Market in Somerville. Please note that the shuttle schedule Read More…

Community

ABCD Labor Day Party Provides Late Summer Celebration

The ABCD North End / West End Neighborhood Service Center recently held its annual Labor Day party complete with friendly faces, a hearty lunch, and a raffle. The ABCD Center serving the North End and West End provides weekly hot meals and support services to low-income seniors. For their Labor Day celebration, Director Maria Stella-Gulla Read More…

Event Notices

9th Annual “Buona Sera” Event to Benefit Local ABCD Center

Please join in an evening of networking and fine dining at the 9th Annual Buona Sera: An Evening with Friends, to take place on Thursday, October 3, 2019. All proceeds will directly benefit seniors and families in the North End, West End, and Beacon Hill neighborhoods. To purchase your ticket, visit bostonabcd.org/donate-NEWE Please contact Johannah Malone (johannah.malone@bostonabcd.org) Read More…

Community

Neighborhood Service Center Independence Day Party [Photos]

The ABCD North End/West End Neighborhood Service Center (NE/WE NSC) recently held its Independence Day Party to celebrate America’s birthday and the arrival of summer.  NE/WE NSC staff, volunteers, and seniors gathered to enjoy the much-anticipated barbecue foods such as hot dogs, baked beans, and ice cream. There was a twist of Italian summer with a Read More…

People

Seniors Celebrate Belated Italian Heritage Month

Earlier this month, seniors from the Nazzaro Center, ABCD Neighborhood Service Center, West End, and Chinatown came together at the coast guard base to celebrate Italian Heritage Month. Typically celebrated in October, this annual tradition had unfortunately been postponed for the Age Strong Community. Attendees were thrilled to finally get to celebrate! There was plenty Read More…

Community

Neighborhood Service Center Father’s Day Celebration

The ABCD North End / West End Neighborhood Service Center (NE/WE NSC) recently celebrated Father’s Day and the dads we know – be those parents, grandparents, brothers, uncles, sons, or friends. The idea of a special day to honor fathers and celebrate fatherhood originated in the United States in June 2010 when Sonora Smart Dodd was inspired by the American Mother’s Day Read More…

Community Featured

ABCD Neighborhood Service Center Enjoys Sunny Trip to Rockport

Seniors at the ABCD North End/West End Neighborhood Service Center (NE/WE NSC) enjoyed a slightly chilly, but nevertheless fun and sun-filled day for the annual trip to Rockport. Nearly three dozen seniors participated, accompanied by NE/WE NSC staff and volunteers. For many of the seniors, this has been their first outing out of Boston for some Read More…