The work of finding a job, starting a new career, and opening a business is different now in the 21st century economy. It takes different skills. Different knowledge. And a different kind of place to learn them.
Workforce and Economic Development
- Skill-building programs and classes, such as the Harvard Allston Workforce Collaborative, aimed at job-seekers and to support professional development and lifelong learning.
- Partnerships with the City of Boston, community organizations, and local businesses to foster workforce and economic development opportunities.
- Support for non-profits through grants programs, such as the Harvard Allston Partnership Fund, and access to Harvard resources.
- Operation of a weekly, seasonal farmers market to support farmers and local businesses, and to serve community residents.