Turn It Around Seeks Donations

Turn it Around members are focused on educating the community on a wide range of public health issues, including addiction and racial and ethnic inequities in health. We also aim to enhance protective factors in youth (i.e. providing positive adult role models, extracurricular opportunities, and service opportunities) proven to reduce maladaptive behaviors in youth, such as substance use and violence.


Bunker Hill Road Race Registration - NOW OPEN ONLINE

Registration for Bunker Hill Road Race is now open online!

DATE: June 11, 2017


LOCATION: Charlestown Boys & Girls Club

                  60 High Street

ENTRY FEES: $30 Pre Entry and $35 on Race Day

Bunker Hill Road Race Logo

Turn It Around 3-on-3 BasketBall Tournament

Turn It Around Charlestown & The Charlestown Coalition are planning their 3rd Annual 3-on-3 youth basketball tournament, one of their biggest events of the year. For middle and high school aged girls and boys ! They are looking for businesses in the community to sponsor teams, or donate for the event. They are also putting together raffle baskets if a business would like to donate one ! Contact us if you would like to participate !!

An illustration of a basketball.

Spaulding Patient Denna Laing Drops Ceremonial Puck At Frozen Fenway

Denna Laing dropped a ceremonial puck at Fenway Park Tuesday, January 10th.  Laing was honored Tuesday in front of family and friends at Fenway Park where her high school alma mater, Nobles and Greenough School, proudly wore her name on their jersey.  

Charlestown YMCA Offers FREE Teen Programming

Check out these great free programs!

CYBER BULLYING The eight session program is designed specifically for students in middle school and high school. Using stories based on actual news events, students participate in small group discussions that center on real life issues that teens face on the Internet every day. At the end of the program, students work in small groups to create a plan for their own social networking Website. Mon 6:00 - 7:00 pm

Charlestown YMCA Annual Campaign Kickoff

Did you know the Charlestown YMCA is a non profit charity right here in Charlestown!? 

Please join us for the Charlestown YMCA's 2017 Annual Campaign Community Kick-Off Party on February 2, 2017 at Blackmoor Bar and Kitchen, 1 Chelsea Street, Charlestown, MA from 6:00 - 9:30 PM. Join us for hors d’oeuvres, cash bar and a good time! Tickets are $30 in advance and $40 at the door. CLICK HERE TO BUY YOURS NOW!

Community Kick Off Party Banner

January 18 Community Meeting

The Action Team will be hosting a community meeting on January 18 at the Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital. The meeting will cover the goal of the portal and a broad walk through of the site’s major features, including a community calendar, resource guide, and bulletin board for volunteer opportunities and community jobs. The session will include instructions on how you can add community events and information to the site.

Meeting Info


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