Thursday June 23, 2011 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM EDT
4:30pm - Will Call Opens 5:30-6:00pm - Doors Open 6:00-7:30pm - Boston Community Conversation
VENUE CHANGE: To increase accessibility, the venue for this event has been moved to the City Year Headquarters for Idealism (287 Columbus Ave., Boston; closest to the Back Bay MBTA Station). We apologize for any inconvenience.
Join Dispatch and United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley as they bring together partners, students, teachers, community leaders and music fans to raise awareness of how we can come together through service, volunteerism, and advocacy to ensure all students succeed and graduate. Bring your questions, ideas, and an open mind...and get ready to dance - Dispatch will play an acoustic set to close out the evening!
Space for Amplifying Education events is limited and a $20 non-refundable donation is required to reserve your ticket. Upon registration, volunteers will also receive a download link via email unlocking tracks 11-15 from Dispatch's Kennedy Center performance (6/12/2009): Carry You, The General, Silent Steeples, War & Elias. For more details, please visit AmplifyingEducation.org.
United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley brings their communities together to help improve people’s lives and strengthen the neighborhoods in their region. There are thousands of nonprofits and foundations working to target the problems that affect our region. United Way was built on the idea that if we are to make meaningful, lasting change, we have make it easier for these efforts to come together. United Way brings together the people, passion, expertise and resources to ensure children are ready for school, young people stay engaged in school and graduate and families are financially stable.