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4Boston Application

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Are you a 4Boston returner?
If you are a returner, you do not need to complete the two essay questions.  However, you still need to sigh up for an interview with the councilperson at your top placement.  Please note that nobody is guaranteed a spot at his or her top choice placement.


Have you applied to 4Boston before?


Please choose your top THREE placements

 Charlestown Adult Education
 Cambridge Community Center
 Casserly House
 Chinatown Neighborhood Center
 Edison K-8
 Earthen Vessels
 Franciscan Hospital for Children
 House of Corrections
 Jackson Mann Adult Education
 Jackson Mann After School
 Jackson Mann Pre-School
 Marian Manor
 Perkins School for the Blind
 Pine Street Inn
 Rosie's Place
 Roxbury Youth Program
 Samaritans Suicide Hotline
 St. Francis House
 West End House
 Women's Lunch Place
 St. Columbkille Partnership School
 Steps to Success

What attracted you to the 4Boston program?  How do you anticipate exploring the three pillars (community, social justice, spirituality) with your reflection group and as you serve at your placement?
Please answer this question in 500 words or less.

If you were to dedicate a year of community service to one person in your life, who would it be and why?  How does this person inspire you to be involved in your community through service?
Please answer this question in 500 words or less.