News and Events

July 15, 2016: GE commits to partner with the PIC to provide internships to Boston public high school students

Today, at the UN’s World Youth Skills Day, the GE Foundation in partnership with the International Labour Organization, announced their commitment to provide quality workplace-based experiences for 16-18 year olds. The program, called the Global Youth Internship Programme, will start in Boston, to be managed by the PIC, and then expand globally in partnership with international NGOs.

June 16, 2016: New Success Boston study shows increases in college completion rates

A new report on Success Boston shows steady increases in the percentage and number of Boston Public Schools (BPS) graduates completing college within six years.

April 28, 2016: Spring 2016 Quarterly Newsletter

Today we sent out the PIC's Spring 2016 Quarterly Newsletter. We hope you enjoy it!

September 16, 2015: PIC Achievers in 2015

Thank you for joining us on September 16 at the Federal Reserve Bank for the PIC's Annual Meeting. Our partners make our work possible! 

Congratulations to this year's PIC Achievers for their outstanding accomplishments and for embodying the mission of the PIC. 

July 27, 2015: Connection Center launches in Ruggles MBTA

On July 27, Mayor Martin J. Walsh joined the Boston Opportunity Youth Collaborative to launch the Connection Center, which will serve as a one-stop resource to help Boston high school graduates, 20-24 years old, who are unemployed and out of school with no postsecondary degree.

Press release

Connection Center