Events

The Fenway is an exciting area made up of famous academic, medical, arts, and cultural institutions. Additionally, the Fenway has a residential neighborhood, a business community, and the jewel of Fenway: the centennial ballpark that is the home of the Boston Red Sox. Every year, many people from various cities throughout the United States and all over the world visit the Fenway to live, learn, work, and play. Learn more about the challenges and opportunities in the Fenway, and how Fenway CDC works to improve the quality of life for residents while building a healthier community.

Fenway Fair Foods “$2 Per Bag” Program
Every other Wednesday, 3 pm – 5 pm
October 2nd, 16th, 30th, 2019
Holy Trinity Orthodox Cathedral, 165 Park Drive, Boston.

Fenway CDC has partnered with Holy Trinity Orthodox Cathedral to bring the Fair Foods “$2 per Bag” program to the Fenway neighborhood. Through Fair Foods distribution events, community residents can purchase up to 12 lbs. of fresh fruits, vegetables, and bread for only $2 per bag regardless of their income level. All are welcome. Residents can also enjoy food samples and get cooking recipes. To register as a volunteer, please contact Helen Murphy at hmurphy@fenwaycdc.org or (617) 267-4637 x 21. See our events calendar for upcoming distribution dates.

Community Dinner
Monday, October 14, 2019
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Holy Trinity Orthodox Cathedral, 165 Park Drive, Boston

Fall is on the way! Celebrate the season with a delicious, hot, FREE meal with neighbors at the community dinner. All are welcome! For inquiries, please contact Helen Murphy at hmurphy@fenwaycdc.org or (617) 267-4637 x 21.

Fenway’s Halloween Eat & Treat
Thursday, October 31, 2019
5:30 pm – 8:30 pm (Eat: 5:30 – 7:00pm, Treat: 6:30 – 8:30pm)
100 Norway Street, Boston

Enjoy tasty Halloween treats with your neighbors before heading out for a wicked fun safe trick or treating in the Fenway. This is a free event. All are welcome. For inquiries, please contact Kris Anderson at kanderson@fenwaycdc.org or (617) 267-4637 x 29.

Free Career Clinic 
Every Monday and Friday, 9 am – 12 pm
Fenway CDC, 70 Burbank Street, Boston

Participants will learn job search skills including resume and cover letter writing, interview preparation, and effective time management. To register, please contact Kris Anderson at kanderson@fenwaycdc.org or (617) 267-4637 x 29.

Free One to One Financial Coaching

Every Thursday, 1 pm – 5 pm
Fenway CDC, 70 Burbank Street, Boston

Matthew Gibson of Metro Housing Boston will be at Fenway CDC every Thursday to work with tenants/residents to create a personalized financial plan with a goal of obtaining economic security. Please call Kris Anderson at (617) 267-4637 x 29 or kanderson@fenwaycdc.org  to coordinate your appointment(s) with Mathew. You will receive a meeting invite/confirmation. Your meeting will last approximately 45 minutes.

Fenway Porchfest  www.fenwayporchfest.org

We appreciate the musicians, volunteers, site hosts, and partners who participated this year. Hope you, your family, and friends had fun. Enjoy the photos.

Fenway Family Coalition Meeting
October, 2019

Exciting new programming at Fenway Family Coalition! Join us to share ideas and meet other Fenway families. Learn how to obtain useful information resources for kids and teens. Gain new parenting tips and enjoy refreshments with old and new friends. Questions? Contact Jasmine Vargas at jvargas@fenwaycdc.org or (617) 267-4637 x13.