Author Archives: Brockton's Promise

About Brockton's Promise

They say it takes a village to raise a child. We believe it takes a City of Champions. Brockton's Promise aims to provide all youth and families in Brockton with five basic resources, which we call Promises: Caring Adults, Safe Places, Healthy Start, Effective Education, and Opportunities to Help Others.

Reflections from the Semester

By Delilah Goncalves            This academic semester I had the opportunity to work with Stonehill’s Office of Community-Based Learning. I was quite unsure of what I would be doing. Nevertheless, I knew what the office did … Continue reading

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Check out this inspiring article by Travis Ross, about Catherine Walper, the advisor to the Brockton Youth Council: http://www.servicenation.org/_without_an_americorps_member_in_my_life

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South Shore Leadership Conference

Looking forward to the South Shore Leadership Conference on March 29th!

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Mentor Rally 2014

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We Promise!

Corey Dolgon & Edward Jacoubs, Brockton’s Promise co-chairs A promise is only as good as the trust that exists between those making a promise and those we want to convince that we will carry out the substance of the promise. … Continue reading

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My name is Kaitlyn Schweikert. I am a sophomore Healthcare Administration/Psychology double major at Stonehill College. I am from a small town in midcoast Maine, Belfast. I chose to participate in the Building Leaders Learning Community because of the opportunity … Continue reading

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We Can All Play a Part

It’s almost February and that means National Mentoring Month is almost over!  But this is really where it all begins!   Spending just one hour a week with a child can make a difference that will last a lifetime. There is no better … Continue reading

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