Founded in 1906, West End House is an independent Boys & Girls Club and the largest youth development agency in the Allston-Brighton community, serving more than 1,600 youth between the ages of 7 and 24 annually throughout the city of Boston. More than half of the youth we serve are ages 13 or older, placing West End House in the top 2% of Boys & Girls Clubs nationwide serving teens.
Our high-impact, structured programs, delivered by a dynamic team of professional staff and volunteers, ensure that our young people are succeeding academically, exploring and mastering the arts, developing career readiness skills, and adopting healthy lifestyles.
Among our successes in the past year:
*98% high school graduation and college enrollment rate
*115 teens employed, including 65 year-round jobs—making us one of the largest year-round teen employers in Boston
*101,000 healthy meals prepared from scratch and served to our youth
*75% of targeted youth improved their fitness level
For more information, visit www.westendhouse.org or call (617)-787-4044