Join us at the 2019 Youth Arts for Social Change Summit!

The Boch Center, with its Teen Leadership Council and Youth Planning Committee will be hosting the

Youth Arts for Social Change Summit

Saturday, March 2, 2019
12-4 pm 

Hibernian Hall in Roxbury’s Dudley Square

The Summit is a gathering of young people and organizations from the Boston and Greater Boston area inspired to advocate for social change through the arts. 
This event is free and open to the public. 

Attendees will
  • participate in a collaborative art making workshop
  • engage in dialogue regarding shared initiatives and best practices
  • hear brief presentations from various Boston youth groups and organizations advocating social change through the arts
  • showcase their art in an open mic/ talent show and visual art for social change gallery/ contest. 
*A late lunch will be provided for participants

The Summit is an interactive event. We hope to facilitate an experience that helps build stronger connections between young people and their communities by offering a platform for youth art and voice while encouraging a culture of collaboration. 

Please fill out this form to RSVP. 
Tickets are NOT required for entry.

Questions? Please contact Jaronzie Harris, Resident Teaching Artist at or (617) 532-1221.

The Youth Arts for Social Change Summit is sponsored in part by the Fellowes Athenaeum Fund.

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* 1. Contact Information

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* 2. If you are registering as an organization, how many youth from your organization will be attending?

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* 3. Will your organization need space at a resource table to share information/ materials about your programming?

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* 4. Will your organization need 2-3 minutes of time to present your programming and potential opportunities to participants?

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* 5. Will you or youth from your organization be submitting artwork for the visual art gallery and contest? If so, please review the "Call for Submissions" and follow the process for submitting artwork.

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* 6. Will you or youth from your  organization be signing up to perform in the open mic/ talent show?

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* 7. What part of the event are you looking forward to the most?

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* 8. Please name 3 issues impacting Boston area youth.