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Boston College Neighborhood Center


Welcome to the Boston College Neighborhood Center!

On our web pages, the Neighborhood Center's Programs and Resources are described. We encourage all students (graduate and undergraduate), staff, faculty, and community residents to volunteer with us and/or utilize our services. Please feel free to contact us about any of our programs. We look forward to working with you.

About Us
Meet the staff of the Neighborhood Center and find out what we are about and where we are located.

Looking to volunteer?
If you have two spare hours a week or a few hours a month you can easily make a difference in someone's life, as well as expand your learning experience beyond the Boston College campus. Participate in one of our programs. Become a Neighborhood Volunteer.

Need volunteers or requesting a service?
Perhaps you are a community resident or agency looking for services. Whether you are a parent or teacher looking for a tutor for your child or students, or you are an agency looking for some additional help with your service project, or you are newly arrived to the Allston-Brighton community and are interested in learning English; you have come to the right place--we can help!


BCNC Program Updates
for Allston Brighton & Boston College Communities

Welcome Back! 
Welcome back Boston College students and a special welcome to the class of 2019! We are currently accepting applications for our programs for the fall.  If you are a Boston College student (undergrad or grad) and are interested in volunteering with us, please check out our programs listed under volunteer opportunities, you will then be led to the applications.   Also, we will have a table at the Student Involvement Fair and the Volunteer Fair so be sure to stop by!

Boston College Student Involvement Fair

Friday, September, 4th


Middle Campus
Boston College Volunteer Fair

Tuesday, September 8th


Lyons Dining Hall


Looking for a Tutor for your Child? 
If you are looking for a tutor for your school aged child for the fall, please click here to fill out the BCNC Tutor Request Form.  Please note: Tutoring happens on the Boston College campus and will start in mid to late September. 


Free Conversation English Classes
English classes have ended for the semester. We do NOT have summer classes. A schedule will be posted here in late September. 


Allston Brighton/Boston College Community Fund
The Fall 2015 cycle dates have been announced. Both the $3,000 Project Grant and the $25,000 Beautification Grant applications will be made available on Friday, October 9th and both applications will be due on Friday, November 13th no later than 5:00pm. 


Employment Opportunities at Boston College
To see job listings at Boston College and to learn about the application process for employment, click here.