Roxbury Site: 384 Warren Street, 3rd Fl.  Boston, MA 02119
Dorchester Site: 21 Balfour Street Dorchester, MA 02125



Youth Organizing

TE’s Boston Youth Organizing Initiative includes two program sites located in the Warren Gardens area of Roxbury and the Howard-Dacia neighborhood of Dorchester. TE Boston partners with a number of other community and municipal groups on violence prevention and positive youth development efforts in the community. TE won a 2016 Collaborate Boston award from The Boston Foundation for our work with the Boston Police Department to build trusting relationships between youth and police.

Teen Empowerment Studios

Teen Empowerment Studios is TE’s youth-run artist collaborative in Boston, producing original, professional-quality socially-conscience music and performance arts. Listen online to hear TE Studio’s original albums.

Opportunity Youth United Boston Community Action Team

Opportunity Youth United (OYU) is a solutions-oriented, national movement of young adults who have experienced poverty and are dedicated to creating a society with opportunity and responsibility, love and respect, education and employment, justice and equality for all. Teen Empowerment facilitates Boston’s OYU Community Action Team, a collaboration of more than a dozen organizations working to involve youth leadership and voice in policy making at the local level.

Click here to check out the live OYU Calendar


June Newsletter Highlights

What's the value of a youth job? Jobs keep teens safe, increase their chances of succeeding in school, and decrease their chances of joining…

Job Opportunity: Boston Program Coordinator

The Center for Teen Empowerment Boston Program Coordinator Job Description Click here for full job description and application guidelines Job Responsibilities: The program coordinator…