Feb 18, 2020

City Connects partnering with the Irish government to explore international expansion

In early 2019, City Connects hosted a delegation at Boston College. We welcomed guests from Ireland’s Department of Education and Skills, the Department of Children and Youth Affairs, and Mary Immaculate College. Subsequently, City Connects was invited to Ireland in October 2019 to present an overview of our practice to stakeholders in Ireland. This year-long conversation has resulted in our embarking on a partnership to implement City Connects in the Northeast Inner City of Dublin, a high-poverty neighborhood with low rates of school completion.

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