Tag Archives: Brockton

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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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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Mapping Our Assets

Though people do not always realize it, Brockton is a City rich with resources and individuals who are continuously working to expand opportunities for families and youth.  After all, we were just named one of the 100 Best Communities for … Continue reading

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“Nothing to Do” ~ Says Who?

“There’s nothing to do in Brockton.” Not to be cliché, but if I had a nickel for every time I heard someone say that, I’d be a millionaire. You get the idea. Maybe it’s because I have a mother who … Continue reading

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Brockton is Makin’ Moves

All over the country people are obsessing over wellness.  In fact, this is probably the 137th blog you have read about this in the past month.  But I bet it’s the first blog that’s specific to all the initiatives Brockton … Continue reading

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Top 10 Moments from Mayor Balzotti’s Youth Summit!

As many of you know, the Annual Mayor’s Youth Summit was this past Saturday, April 2nd. This is a day dedicated to giving the youth of Brockton a voice and helping them to raise their concerns to the Mayor and … Continue reading

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Keeping the Promise

Quick, in 40 seconds or less, can you name the Five Promises? Are you scratching your head and asking yourself, “What the heck are the Five Promises?” Or maybe, you’ve heard about them but you’re not really sure of all … Continue reading

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