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Boston Higher Education Resource Center, Boston, Massachusetts

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Address: 68 Northampton St.
Boston, Massachusetts  02118  
United States
Fax: 617-541-1357
Number of Volunteers Serving Nationally: 20
Number of People Being Served: 1000
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Mission Statement


HERC provides academic support, college and career advising, and retention support to under-represented 6th-12th grade students and their families. HERC awakens vision and purpose in the lives of its participants, equipping them to realize their potential to transform lives and communities.

Description


The Boston HERC, based at Congregation Leon Juda (Lion of Juda) church, serves as a Higher Education Resource Center that merges educational, spiritual, and local resources to support minority students in the Greater Boston area. HERC prepares urban youth to achieve academically by bridging access to higher education. We are open 10am to 9:30pm Monday-Friday. Our services are based on four program areas: 1. Education and career exploration 2. Leadership development 3. Character and life skills 4. Parent outreach

The Boston HERC, based at Congregation Leon Juda (Lion of Juda) church, serves as a Higher Education Resource Center that merges educational, spiritual, and local resources to support minority students in the Greater Boston area. HERC prepares urban youth to achieve academically by bridging access to higher education. We are open 10am to 9:30pm Monday-Friday. Our services are based on four program areas: 1. Education and career exploration 2. Leadership development 3. Character and life skills 4. Parent outreach

Mission Statement: HERC provides academic support, college and career advising, and retention support to under-represented 6th-12th grade students and their families. HERC awakens vision and purpose in the lives of its participants, equipping them to realize their potential to transform lives and communities.

Denominational Affiliations


Non-denominational


Local Affiliation



Organizational Affiliations


TechMission Corps, TechMission, Emmanuel Gospel Center


Program Type:


Youth Program

Do you Require Formal Orientation Training?


Yes