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Season of Lights

December 14, 2016

Season of Lights

COMPASS School Students help to beautify the building with holiday decorations to celebrate the "SEASON of LIGHTS"! The displays feature...

COMPASS Holiday Appeal

Read More November 19, 2016

COMPASS Holiday Appeal

COMPASS' mission is to equip those it serves with the skills to become self-sufficient, productive members of their communities and...

Kudos to CSS

October 7, 2016

Kudos to CSS

Congratulations and thanks are in order for staff members Leah and Rob for an excellent job done with a family...

Marsh McLennan Companies Donation
CSS Goes Above and Beyond
Thanks for Help Fund Donations
Congrats to 2016 Graduates
2016 Violence Prevention Raffle Winners
A Thank You Note

May 16, 2016

A Thank You Note

A thank you note from a family who recently received services in the COMPASS Comprehensive Stabilization and Support program to...

Tribute to John Marston

Read More April 1, 2016

Tribute to John Marston

Thank you for your service John Marston!

John Marston, long term COMPASS Board Chair, retired in January after many years of...

Thanks to CSS

January 28, 2016

Thanks to CSS

A THANK YOU from a father to staff members Paul & Leigh of the Comprehensive Support and Stabilization.

"Thank you so...

COMPASS School Open House
Kelly Laurendi's Unselfie Photo Story
THANK YOU from a CSS Parent
Rest in Peace: John McKenna

Read More October 20, 2015

Rest in Peace: John McKenna

In 1984, when COMPASS was a small non-profit in Roxbury fighting for its existence, John McKenna, a Boston attorney, volunteered...

Salsa Performance at School
Welcome to Lara Dimidjan
Thanks to Rev. Liz Walker
2015 Violence Prevention Raffle Winners

May 6, 2015

A mom in our Comprehensive Support & Stabilization Program indicated that she would do family therapy as long as Scott...

April 28, 2015

We want to thank our Curry College Criminal Justice interns, Zahra Fatmi and Samuel Gray for their dedication to the...

Math Madness at COMPASS School
A Note of Thanks

Read More March 6, 2015

A Note of Thanks

I worked with Leigh on a complex case and I wanted to take the opportunity to let you know the...

Job Readiness Results

Read More February 4, 2015

Job Readiness Results

Job Readiness at COMPASS - outcomes for four students in the Job Readiness program:

  • 1 student was able to help support...

  • Thanks to Holiday Donors

    December 10, 2014

    COMPASS staff enjoyed volunteering for the Rodman Ride for Kids Holiday Celebration at the Seaport Hotel in Boston.

    Thanks to CSS

    November 6, 2014

    Thanks to CSS

    A special note of thanks to a CSS staffer, excerpt translated from Spanish to English: "I am very happy and pleased...

    Care Coordinator Thanks CSS
    United Against Bullying
    Facebook
    New Culinary Instructors
    Marsh & McLennan Provides Backpacks
    Transitional Program at COMPASS School
    2014 Spring Raffle Winners

    June 12, 2014

    2014 Spring Raffle Winners

    Let's congratulate our 2014 Violence Prevention Spring Raffle Winners $500 - Margaret Savage $1000 - Mary O'Conner $1500- Joe Ferris Thanks to our awesome...

    2014 Violence Prevention Slogans
    Curry College @ COMPASS
    Welcome David!

    April 2, 2014

    Welcome David!

    COMPASS School welcomes David Goodbridge! David interned with COMPASS’ Upper Elementary Class from September 2013 until December 2013 and was subsequently...

    Community Education Initiative
    Downloadable Program Information
    Thanks for Donated Supplies

    Read More September 23, 2013

    Thanks for Donated Supplies

    COMPASS students and their families expressed their gratitude for Bostonian Group, a Marsh & McLennan Agency's generosity at the beginning...

    Violence Prevention Day 2013

    Read More June 12, 2013

    Violence Prevention Day 2013

    COMPASS School's Annual Violence Prevention & Recognition Day was wonderful! The event's agenda only BEGINS to convey the excitement, pride...

    Board Member's Homage to Mayor Menino
    Student Volunteers

    Read More October 30, 2012

    Student Volunteers

    The Transition Team at COMPASS is pleased to announce the placement of several of our Vocational students in volunteer positions...

    ASAP's Impressive Results

    Read More October 3, 2012

    ASAP's Impressive Results

    Photos: Kelly Welch, director of COMPASS' After School Action Program at Middle School Academy smiles as the program begins for...

    Culinary Arts Students Volunteer
    Our 2012 Graduates

    Read More June 18, 2012

    Our 2012 Graduates

    There were six graduates from the COMPASS School in 2012! These students were: Johnathan R., Tyreke M., Jaylen B., Chaniqua...

    2012 Violence Prevention Day

    Read More June 13, 2012

    2012 Violence Prevention Day

    Violence Prevention Day at COMPASS was celebrated on Wednesday, June 13th, with COMPASS students, staff, famliy members and Board...

    COMPASS Hosts MAAPS

    Read More March 14, 2012

    COMPASS Hosts MAAPS

    Legislators from Boston attended a meeting this week at COMPASS School in Dorchester to discuss legislative and budget issues pertaining...

    Computer Literacy School-Wide
    COMPASS Partners with Northeastern

    Read More December 1, 2011

    COMPASS Partners with Northeastern

    COMPASS is pleased to have established a partnership with the Service-Learning Program at Northeastern University's Center of Community Service. Stephanie,...

    The Brighter Path

    Read More November 17, 2011

    The Brighter Path

    Comprehensive Support & Stabilization Case Worker Steve B. was recently honored with a commendation letter from Massachusetts Senator John Kerry. ...

    Wider Horizons Intern Gareth McAlinden
    Brown Rudnick Grant to COMPASS Café
    AmeriCorps Promise Fellow Sabeta Jarba
    Computer Capital Project: Good News!
    ASAP Expands to Orchard Gardens

    Read More June 1, 2011

    ASAP Expands to Orchard Gardens

    Building on its recent success at Boston's Middle School Academy in Dorchester, COMPASS' After School Action Program (A.S.A.P.) has expanded...

    A Parent's Gratitude

    Read More March 10, 2011

    A Parent's Gratitude

    "I'm writing you to acknowledge and recognize the dedication, wisdom and earnestness of two COMPASS employees, Mundo and Steve, and...

    AmeriCorps Progress Report

    Read More March 8, 2011

    AmeriCorps Progress Report

    COMPASS School's Transitional Services Coordinator and teacher, Wallace Hurd, and Kerri-Ann Foley, our Massachusetts Promise Fellow / AmeriCorps Fellow, have...

    State Street Progress Report
    New College Partnerships

    Read More February 1, 2011

    New College Partnerships

    Curry College has begun an internship program with COMPASS School for undergraduate students majoring in Criminal Justice. Students will be...

    AmeriCorps Fellowship to COMPASS
    We Host The Boston Foundation

    Read More September 29, 2010

    We Host The Boston Foundation

    On Wednesday, September 29th, COMPASS was pleased to host The Boston Foundation's "Community Connections" meeting with stakeholders and leaders in...

    Habitat for Humanity

    Read More July 15, 2010

    Habitat for Humanity

    4 COMPASS high school students worked with the Boston Area Habitat for Humanity Program this summer, helping to construct a...


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