The Bird Street Community Center will celebrate its 35th anniversary on May 7, 2013 at 6 PM as a center dedicated to inner-city youth. Hosted by Bill Forry, Managing Editor of the Dorchester Reporter, the even includes dinner, performances and testimonials from youth and alumni. The two-hour event will also honor the Bird Street retiring Executive Director, Andrea Kaiser. For tickets, call Bird Street at 617-282-6110 ext. 21.
Bird Street Community Center
Celebrating 35 Years of Service
May 7, 2013 6:00 pm
Florian Hall, Dorchester
Tickets: 617-282-6110 ext. 21.
Bird Street Community Center turns 35
On May 7, 2013 at 6:00 pm, the board, staff, youth, volunteers, alumni and community will gather at Florian Hall, 55 Hallet Street in Dorchester to celebrate the youth center's 35th anniversary as a stand-alone, non-profit center dedicated to the inner city youth in our neighborhoods.
The Bird Street Center warmly invites everyone to attend: residents, former members, former board members, and stakeholders in the future of our youth.
Bill Forry, Managing Editor of The Dorchester Reporter, will host the event which will include:
- Honor the organization's past, its current programs, services and members
- Share in the organization's future goals to enhance the Center's youths
- Celebrate the decade of service by retiring Executive Director Andrea Kaiser
- Performances & Exhibits: Bird Street's dance troupe, Sofizticationz, its fashion designers, and its glass blowers
- Testimonials from our younger alumni - Members of the youth council will provide insight into their leadership activities this year
- Recognition of some of Bird Street's membership going back 50 years
- Reverend David Wright, of the Black Ministerial Alliance will speak in honor of our retiring Executive Director, Andrea Kaiser.
Tickets to the fundraising event are $50. Contact Bird Street at 617-282- 6110 ext. 21.