Catherine Weiskel Executive Director of the Boston Youth Symphony Orchestras informed Comcast Newsmakers viewers about the history, the make-up and the future of one of the most comprehensive youth orchestras in the country.
Film Intervening Getting High Team (F.I.G.H.T) is a youth mentoring program battling the opioid crisis through creative outlets. Founder, Johnny Hickey, shares how his personal experiences with opioids led to his film OxyMoron and the founding F.I.G.H.T.
The Council for Human Understanding teaches empathy and human understanding through lessons of the past and by emphasizing our commonalities irrespective of sex, race, creed, or ethnic origin. Board Member, Representative Aaron Vega, joins Newsmakers.
Tony Williams Dance Center provides quality dance instruction to a diverse urban community. Tony's motto "Dance with Diversity" exemplifies that quality dance builds physical and mental discipline and is also an excellent means of cultural education.
Interview recorded on November 21, 2017 at Suffolk University.
The Boston Harbor, once among the nation's the dirtiest, was transformed by the decades long clean up efforts of Save the Harbor Save the Bay into one of the country's cleanest harbors with people boating, kayaking and swimming in its waters again.
Interview recorded on September 26, 2017.