3 days ago

#ThankYouThursday: Generous supporters like T...

#ThankYouThursday: Generous supporters like The Hamilton Company and the Greater Boston Real Estate Board ensure that the 1,000+ residents of our affordable housing have access to case management, referrals, leadership development opportunities (as pictured), financial coaching, and more. Thank you for your contributions to the #Allston #BrightonMA community!

    Allston Brighton CDC
    ThankYouThursday: Generous supporters like The Hamilton Company and the Greater Boston Real Estate Board ensure that the 1,000+ residents of our affordable housing have access to case management,...
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Allston Brighton CDC added a new photo.

    Allston Brighton CDC
    Allston Brighton CDC added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

Allston Brighton CDC shared Brighton Main Str...

Don't miss Brighton Main Streets annual meeting tonight and the chance to win Boston Calling tickets!

    Brighton Main Streets
    Our FREE annual meeting and celebration is tonight! Lots of door prizes, PLUS, make a donation in any amount to be entered to win Boston Calling Music Festival tickets! Our bylaws require us to...
    https://www.facebook.com

May 11

Allston Brighton CDC: May Newsletter - https:...

Allston Brighton CDC: May Newsletter - https://mailchi.mp/allstonbrightoncdc/allston-brighton-cdc-may-newsletter

    Allston Brighton CDC
    Allston Brighton CDC: May Newsletter - https://mailchi.mp/allstonbrightoncdc/allston-brighton-cdc-may-newsletter
    https://www.facebook.com

May 09

Allston Brighton CDC added 5 new photos.

Thank you North Shore CDC for hosting today's MACDC's Organizer Peer Group meeting & tour of the Punto Urban Art Museum! The artwork is stunning!

    Allston Brighton CDC
    Allston Brighton CDC added a new photo.
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May 04

Celebrating Star Wars Day with a few resident...

Celebrating Star Wars Day with a few residents from our housing. #MayThe4thBeWithYou

    Allston Brighton CDC
    Celebrating Star Wars Day with a few residents from our housing. #MayThe4thBeWithYou
    https://www.facebook.com

May 04

Allston Brighton CDC added 2 new photos.

Thanks so much to Ken and Deanna for coming by yesterday and to PrimeLending, A PlainsCapital Company for their charitable contribution to Allston Brighton CDC! Your support will help build a stronger, more stable #Allston #BrightonMA community.

    Allston Brighton CDC
    Allston Brighton CDC added a new photo.
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May 03

Allston Brighton CDC posted 2 photos.

We are LOVING this weather! ☀️❤️ Swipe for a #tbt we’re glad is in the past until next winter 🙌

    Allston Brighton CDC
    Allston Brighton CDC added a new photo.
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May 03

Allston Brighton CDC added 2 new photos.

#tbt to Massachusetts Association of CDCs (MACDC)'s Lobby Day last week. Great conversations had with Kevin G. Honan, State Senator Sal DiDomenico, Will Brownsberger, and Rep. Mike Moran on the Housing Bond Bill, Community Preservation Act, and Community Investment Tax Credits! #cdcswork

    Allston Brighton CDC
    Allston Brighton CDC added a new photo.
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Apr 30

Send any comments you may have to the email i...

Send any comments you may have to the email in the link before Friday!

    Demolition Delay Application: 1-3 Sinclair Road, Allston
    Boston Landmarks Commission (BLC) received a complete application from Morgan Pierson to demolish the three-family residential building located at 1-3 Sinclair Road in Allston, MA 02134.
    https://www.boston.gov

Apr 29

Allston Brighton CDC shared Allston Civic Ass...

If you're passionate about open space of new developments in #Allston #BrightonMA, make sure to stop by this open house.

    Allston Civic Association
    Allston Civic Association. 112 likes. To provide a regular consistent public forum for residents of the Allston-Brighton community to voice their individual ideas and concerns.
    https://www.facebook.com

Apr 26

#tbt to Monday’s public meeting for the #Alls...

#tbt to Monday’s public meeting for the #Allston Yards/Stop & Shop development. Great community turnout!

    Allston Brighton CDC
    tbt to Monday's public meeting for the #Allston Yards/Stop & Shop development. Great community turnout!
    https://www.facebook.com

Apr 25

Get your workout in today at Brighton Music H...

Get your workout in today at Brighton Music Hall at noon! If you can't make it, there'll be another chance on Monday, 4/30! Tickets: http://bit.ly/BMHPOUNDTix

    Allston Brighton CDC
    Get your workout in today at Brighton Music Hall at noon! If you can't make it, there'll be another chance on Monday, 4/30! Tickets: http://bit.ly/BMHPOUNDTix
    https://www.facebook.com

Apr 25

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Apr 19

ATTENTION: Our Executive Director search is o...

ATTENTION: Our Executive Director search is officially open! It's an exciting time for new leadership at Allston Brighton CDC. Together with our board and staff, the new Executive Director will build on ABCDC’s active history and its solid financial base and strengthen our organization and its partnerships. Please follow the link to learn about this role and share with your networks. http://allstonbrightoncdc.org/executive-director-search/

    EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR SEARCH
    EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR SEARCH The Board of Directors of Allston Brighton Community Development Corporation (Allston Brighton CDC) seeks an Executive Director. Serving the Allston and Brighton neighborhoods of Boston for over 35 years, Allston Brighton CDC has led initiatives that: create affordable homes, foster community leadership, enhance and protect open spaces, and offer steps to increased incomes and assets, so that residents can call Allston Brighton home for the long-term.
    http://allstonbrightoncdc.org

Apr 18

Thank you so much to Flatbread Company Bright...

Thank you so much to Flatbread Company Brighton for hosting and to Rep. Kevin G. Honan and everyone who joined us last night for our Community Benefit Night! Such a great evening spent among our #Allston #BrightonMA family and beyond 💞

    https://www.facebook.com

Apr 17

Come grab a pie with us! Partial proceeds fro...

Come grab a pie with us! Partial proceeds from every flatbread (even delivery) are donated back to Allston Brighton CDC tonight 🍕


Apr 10

Allston Brighton CDC's April Newsletter: Cele...

Allston Brighton CDC's April Newsletter: Celebrating Financial Literacy Month 🌷 - https://mailchi.mp/allstonbrightoncdc/allston-brighton-cdc-april-newsletter-lmy3xzcykm


Apr 10

Allston Brighton CDC shared their event.

Our Flatbread Fundraiser is only a week away! Be sure to mark your calendars for pizza and bowling next Tuesday 🍕🎳

    Flatbread Fundraiser: Allston Brighton CDC
    https://www.facebook.com

Apr 09

Bowery Boston added an event.

Bowery Boston presents Allen Stone Nick Waterhouse doors 6pm / 18+ / $27 adv, $30 dos Tickets on sale Fri. 4/13 at noon! Soul/ R&B artist Allen Stone proves himself deeply devoted to making uncompromisingly soulful music that transcends all pop convention. His vocals and melodic style show the clear influence of classic soul and R&B of the 1960s and '70s, while his lyrics reveal an idealism and passion that recall the folk-inspired singer/songwriters of the same era. Born in Chewelah Washington, Stone started discovering those vocals as a kid, thanks largely to his parents’ influence. “My father was a minister so I spent about half my childhood in church, watching my mom and dad sing together and lead the congregation in song,” he recalls. By the time he was 11 he’d picked up a guitar and written his first song, and soon began self-recording demo tapes to pass along to classmates. Although Stone enrolled in Bible College after high school, he quickly dropped out to move to Seattle and kick start his music career. “I had an ’87 Buick and I’d drive up and down the west coast, playing any gig I could get just to try to put my music out there,” he says. In 2010, Stone recorded an album called Last to Speak that he released digitally through his own Stickystones label. A second album, simply titled Allen Stone, followed in the fall of 2011, and quickly became an independent success story. Online sales took the album to the top of the online charts, and it placed on Billboard's Heatseekers chart, all without a formal distribution deal. The artist-friendly ATO Records label signed Stone in 2012, and reissued his eponymous album in the summer of that year. He then signed to Capitol Records and worked extensively with fellow singer and songwriter Tingsek. The result, Radius, was released in May 2015. Stone decided to return to ATO Records and released his latest album, Radius Deluxe. As the New York Times recently said Stone’s lyrics “promise honest sentiments, grooves built with physical instruments and a gospel-rooted determination to uplift ... glimmers of Al Green, Bill Withers, Curtis Mayfield, George Clinton, Prince and a bit of Sting." Stone is currently working on his next album, which is set be released on ATO Records later this year.

    Allen Stone w/ Nick Waterhouse at Royale
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Apr 05

Allston Brighton CDC shared Citizens' Housing...

#TBT to when our Resident Services Specialist, Bianca Perez and our Board President, Aida Franquiz attended Citizens' Housing and Planning Association, Inc. CHAPA's Mentoring Program Graduation. We love these ladies!


Apr 04

Both BU Lacrosse Teams Going for Turnarounds

The BU women’s lacrosse team takes on Harvard tonight, Wednesday, April 4, at 7 pm, at Nickerson Field, 285 Babcock St. Tickets are free for students with a sports pass, $5 for faculty, staff, and students without a sports pass, and $8 for the general public.

    Both BU Lacrosse Teams Going for Turnarounds | BU Today | Boston University
    The 2018 BU lacrosse season has been inconsistent for both men and women After the season's first home win, the lacrosse women host Harvard tonight The men's final home game of the season is Saturday, against Army Both BU lacrosse teams, men (5-6) and women (3-6), have had up-and-down 2018 seasons.
    http://www.bu.edu

Apr 03

“I want to thank Bianca and Megan. After I st...

“I want to thank Bianca and Megan. After I started coming here to the All Bright Community Center for Coffee Hour and then taking Financial Coaching, everything in my life started falling into place.” - Shirley A. Shirley A. has been a part of the Allston Brighton community for over 17 years. In her young 30 years of life she has had her fair share of challenges. Her 9 year old son Evan was born with cerebral palsy and epilepsy. and when he was just 3 years old, his dad died in a tragic car crash, leaving Shirley as the sole caretaker for their son. In early 2018, after a few one-on-one sessions through the Resident Services Goal Getters financial coaching program, Shirley maximized her income by landing a pre-school teacher position! Now she’s even more motivated and on to fulfilling her next goals, building her credit and getting a bigger apartment!!! Economic mobility, education and wealth building are essential in breaking the cycle of intergenerational poverty. - PEOPLE OF ABCDC #pplofabcdc #allston #brightonma


Mar 30

Allston Brighton CDC shared their event.

Don't miss out! We're only a little more than two weeks away from our community benefit night with Flatbread Company Brighton! 🍕🎳

    Flatbread Fundraiser: Allston Brighton CDC
    https://www.facebook.com

Mar 22

Allston Brighton CDC shared Maloney Propertie...

Last chance for this lottery too! #BrightonMA - don't miss out if you're looking to buy!

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