Newest Stories

Op-Ed by Boston Mayor Walsh: Saving for Your Child’s Future can be Overwhelming, but Boston is Here to Help
Sampan, Sep. 18, 2019

$2.2 Million Awarded to Community Organizations to Uplift Low-Income Residents
Daily Free Press, Sep. 17, 2019

Education Savings Program Expands (video)
BNN News, Sep. 16, 2019

Four Jamaica Plain Businesses to Share in Community Development Block Grants
Jamaica Plain Gazette, Sep. 13, 2019

Mayor Walsh’s College Savings Program Expands to Boston’s Kindergartners
Daily Free Press, Sep. 13, 2019

Boston is Giving All Kindergartners $50 for College
CNBC, Sep. 12, 2019

Stories by Date

2019

Ayuda Gratuita Para Preparación de Impuestos en Boston (video)
Telemundo, Feb. 13, 2019

Mayor Walsh, Benjamin Franklin Institute Unveil Tuition-Free Degree Program for Boston Students
Boston Herald, March 20, 2019

Benjamin Franklin Institute Joins Boston Program that Offers Free College Tuition to BPS Grads
Boston Globe, March 20, 2019

Boston Expands Free College Tuition Plan to a Private School in the South End
WGBH, March 20, 2019

Study Finds Workers Without Degrees Can Fill Jobs in Boston's Growing Industries
Daily Free Press, March 29, 2019

In Tight Labor Market, Employers Going to Great Lengths to Attract Workers
Boston Globe, April 14, 2019

Mass. Lawmakers Propose Free Community College
Worcester Telegram, July 24, 2019

Boston's Operation Exit Provides Pipeline from Courtrooms to New Careers
WGBH, Aug. 4, 2019

Boston Kids Celebrate End of Work Programs
Boston Herald, Aug. 15, 2019

Boston to Give All Kindergartners $50 in Savings Accounts
Boston Herald, Sep. 9, 2019

Kindergarten Students Across Boston Receive $50 in Saving Program (video)
WBZ CBS Boston, Sep. 9, 2019

Boston's Children Savings Account Program to Expand to All Public Schools This Fall
Boston Globe, Sep. 9, 2019

Boston Gives Kindergartners $50 in Savings Accounts
Boston.com, Sep. 9, 2019

Boston is Giving Every Public School Kindergartner $50 to Promote Saving for College or Career Training
CNN, Sep. 10, 2019

Boston to Give $50 to Every Kindergartner in Public School to Jumpstart College Funds
ABC News, Sep. 10, 2019

Boston Gives Kindergartners $50 in Savings Accounts (audio)
WBZ News Radio, Sep. 10, 2019

Why Boston Gave Every Kindergartner $50 on First Day of School
Fox Business, Sep. 10, 2019

All Boston Kindergartners to Receive $50 Savings Accounts at Start of School Year
Fox News, Sep. 10, 2019

Every Child in a Boston Kindergarten Will be Given $50 in a Savings Account in a Bid to Encourage Them to Set Money Aside for the Future
Daily Mail, Sep. 10, 2019

City of Boston's Youth Options Unlimited Training Program Transforming Lives in Dorchester, Roxbury, and Mattapan Through Full-Time Jobs
Boston Business Journal, Sep. 12, 2019

Boston is Giving All Kindergartners $50 for College
CNBC, Sep. 12, 2019

Mayor Walsh's College Savings Program Expands to Boston's Kindergartners
Daily Free Press, Sep. 13, 2019

Four Jamaica Plain Businesses to Share in Community Development Block Grants
Jamaica Plain Gazette, Sep. 13, 2019

Education Savings Program Expands (video)
BNN News, Sep. 16, 2019

$2.2 Million Awarded to Community Organizations to Uplift Low-Income Residents
Daily Free Press, Sep. 17, 2019

Op-Ed by Boston Mayor Walsh: Saving for Your Child's Future can be Overwhelming, but Boston is Here to Help
Sampan, Sep. 18, 2019

2018

Free Help Offered with Tax Filing (video)
BNN News, Feb. 16, 2018

Boston is Working to Help Those who are Unemployed or Underemployed
The Daily Free Press, Feb. 22, 2018

Walsh Implements New Program to Create Jobs
The Huntington News, March 1, 2018

Boston Program Would Help EMT Recruits
Boston Herald, May 31, 2018

City Helps with EMT Job Readiness (video)
BNN News, July 24, 2018

Why More Cities Should Offer Summer Jobs for Teens
Harvard Business Review, August 23, 2018

City Spends $14 Million on Job Training in 2018
Bay State Banner, Dec. 27, 2018

2017
2016

Half of City Residents Make Less Than $35,000 a Year, Report Says
Boston Globe, March 14, 2016

Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center and the Chinese Progressive Association Receive $98,528 Grant Through the Neighborhood Jobs Trust
Sampan News, March 15, 2016

Boston’s Median Income is $35,000 and It’s Not Moving: Report
Boston Patch, March 15, 2016

Nearly Half of Boston Residents Make Less Than $35,000 a Year
Boston.com, March 15, 2016

Closing Boston’s Opportunity Gap (video)
BNN News, March 18, 2016

Report Reveals Increase in Income Inequality in Boston
Daily Free Press, March 21, 2016

Lack of Jobs Strikes City Unequally
Bay State Banner, March 23, 2016

No Quick Solutions Were Found at a City Meeting on Boston’s Workforce Development
Boston.com, June 22, 2016

Graduates of Boston’s Job-Training Programs See Wages Double
Boston.com, July 7, 2016

Gains Reported for Jobs Training Programs (video)
BNN News, July 13, 2016

Report Shows Jobs Trust Impact
Bay State Banner, July 27, 2016

Boston Youth Recognized for Completing Summer Employment Program (video)
NECN News, Aug. 10, 2016

Ceremony Celebrates Success of At-Risk Youth
Boston Globe, Aug. 11, 2016

Opening Doors to Life Science Careers (video)
BNN News, Sep. 30, 2016

Walsh to Expand Free Community College Tuition Program
Boston Globe, Oct. 25, 2016

The White House Community College Convening (video)
White House, Oct. 26, 2016

Piggy Banks for All the Students: BPS and EBSB Team Up for College Savings Program
East Boston Times-Free Press, Nov. 11, 2016

City Adds MassBay to Tuition-Free Plan for BPS Grads from Low-Income Families
Boston Herald, Dec. 30, 2016

2015