An EPIC Celebration

An EPIC Celebration

Another successful year for EPIC, topped off with holiday cheer! EPIC: Enhancing Potential, Inspiring Change, is a partnership between the Mayor’s Office of Public Safety, John Hancock, and the Boys & Girls Clubs of Boston. The program is designed to increase...
5 strategies for fitter kids

5 strategies for fitter kids

Kids need exercise. That’s probably not news to you – recent studies out of the U.S., Europe and Asia have shown that childhood obesity is on the rise. But when TVs and tablets beckon, how do we get kids moving? 1. Make fitness a habit. Want to institute regular...
MLK Summer Scholars: Fight it Forward

MLK Summer Scholars: Fight it Forward

The curriculum at last Friday’s Mayor Menino Leadership Forum centered on Scholars seeing themselves as agents of change. Generation Citizen, a non-profit dedicated to getting young people civically engaged, was onsite running voter registration for Scholars eighteen...