The Dudley Street Neighborhood Initiative's (DSNI) mission is to empower Dudley residents to organize, plan for, create and control a vibrant, diverse and high-quality neighborhood in collaboration with community partners.
On Saturday, August 13th 2016 newly renovated Mary Hannon Park on Dudley Street was teeming with local families, youth, artists and performers, food trucks, vendors, organizations, and activities. The community was celebrating a 28 year legacy - the DSNI Annual Multicultural Festival.
Amanda Weber is a PhD student in the Counseling Psychology Department at Boston College. She was matched with DSNI as an intern for this school year as coursework (called "First Year Experience" at BC). Today is the last day of her internship. This post reflects her experiences working at DSNI.
On, Friday, January 29, DSNI hosted Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh and local leaders at its annual open house, which brought neighbors together for a discussion of the future of the Dudley Village Campus.