Our Mission

Friends of the Children-Boston creates generational change by engaging children from high-risk communities in 12 years of transformative mentoring relationships.


Upcoming Events

Tune in! In honor of National Mentoring Month, Chronicle on WCVB5 will be featuring Friends-Boston on Friday, January 23, 2015 at 7:30pm

Save the Date! Our 10th Annual Friend Raiser is Thursday,May 21, 2015. Check back soon for more details!


Recent News and Events

January 15, 2015 -Friends-Boston held our Breakfast with Friends community engagement event hosted by Boston Private Bank and Trust.

December 14, 2014 -
Friends-Boston hosted our annual Gingerbread House making party for Achievers! Over 70 Achievers and their families joined us to decorate gingerbread houses - click here to see pictures!

Thursday, May 15, 2014 - Friends-Boston's 9th Annual Friend Raiser was a huge success! Over 200 guests and sponsors teamed up to raise over $287,000 for our Achievers - click here to see pictures from the event!

April 21, 2014 - Laura Putnam and Ryan Gray successfully completed the 2014 Boston Marathon on on behalf of Friends-Boston! It's not too late to show your support - click here to donate through the end of May.

January 2014 - It's National Mentoring Month! Click here to see a great new video on what Friends of the Children is doing to make a difference in our Achievers' lives.

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