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#RoxburyResist – Statement of Solidarity

Dear Colleagues, Partners and Friends:

“We the People of the United States,” enshrined in our Constitution a common creed to “establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defence, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity.” Therefore, we the people must all take a stand against statements […]

By |March 6th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on #RoxburyResist – Statement of Solidarity

Home Matters! – NeighborWorks Matters!

There aren’t many good books about the community development movement.  There’s a new one out, just in time for the holidays, and it features Nuestra Comunidad and our Roxbury neighborhood.  It’s called “NeighborWorks Works: Practical Solutions from America’s Community Development Network” and highlights innovative solutions to affordable housing and community development challenges from the NeighborWorks […]

By |December 7th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Home Matters! – NeighborWorks Matters!

Home Matters! – Nuestra Comunidad delivers for Roxbury: 35 years and counting

Posted by David Price January 2016

If you weren’t living in Boston back in 1981, it would be hard to imagine what it was like to live in Roxbury.  The 1970s was a decade of tremendous disinvestment along Dudley Street and down Blue Hill Avenue.  Absentee landlords engaged in rampant arson as a way to cash-out […]

By |January 27th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Home Matters! – Nuestra Comunidad delivers for Roxbury: 35 years and counting

Art Matters: The Roles of Arts and Artists in Redeveloping Roxbury – Gentrifiers or Community Developers?

Posted by David Price /  May 30, 2013

On May 18 of this year, over 1,000 people travelled to an abandoned industrial site in Roxbury’s Dudley Square on a beautiful Saturday afternoon to attend a day-long mural festival sponsored by BartlettEvents.org.   The event was part of Nuestra Comunidad’s strategy to redevelop an 8 acre vacant bus yard […]

By |May 30th, 2013|Blog|Comments Off on Art Matters: The Roles of Arts and Artists in Redeveloping Roxbury – Gentrifiers or Community Developers?