Entries by Ryan Sweeney

Boston to Belfast Youth Empowerment Program

The South Boston Leadership Initiative is now accepting applications for those wishing to participate in this year’s Boston to Belfast Youth Empowerment Program. This unique, specialized program is in collaboration with the South Boston Neighborhood House and South Boston Youth Hockey, and will mainly include a weeklong trip to Belfast, Northern Ireland during the week of […]


The South Boston Leadership Initiative and the South Boston Neighborhood House have partnered to offer a free ISEE Test Prep Course to be held at the Neighborhood House (136 H St). The program is open to South Boston residents and students who plan on taking the upcoming ISEE Test. Some highlights include:   Fall of […]

Summer Fitness Program

The South Boston Leadership Initiative will be hosting a  Summer Fitness Program to be held at Farragut Park (and the surrounding causeways and beach areas), and will meet every morning, Monday thru Thursday, outside of the Murphy Rink. The program is FREE and open to anyone between the ages of 12-18, and it’s in partnership with the […]

Volunteer Opportunities

If you’re looking to volunteer and give a little back to the youth of South Boston, then you’ve come to the right place.  We are currently compiling a list of potential volunteers for a Networking Seminar as well as a College Fair .  One would represent their profession at the Networking Seminar, and their college […]

Internships – MLK Scholars

The South Boston Leadership Initiative is currently accepting applications for paid internship opportunities for the Summer of 2018.  Full time residents of Boston who are between the ages of 16 and 18 are encouraged to apply.  Students will be expected to work 20-25 hours per week for approximately seven weeks beginning on Monday July 9th. […]