The Boston College Neighborhood Center upholds the University's Jesuit ideal of service by offering students opportunities to enhance their college experience while supporting the Allston-Brighton community we call home. 

Check us out

Meet the staff of the Neighborhood Center, find out what we're about, and visit our location in Brighton Center.

Request service

Our community programs include English language classes for adults and tutoring for school aged students. We welcome inquires from both individuals and local agencies.


Every week, our student volunteers make a difference in people's lives while expanding their learning experiences beyond the BC campus.

Neighborhood Center News

Making a difference


Hours of service completed by BC student volunteers during the 2022-2023 academic year


Nonprofits supported through the Allston Brighton/Boston College Community Fund during the 2022-2023 academic year


Diapers delivered to local health organizations during the COVID-19 pandemic.