Rosie's Place News Summer 2018 

The next two months are busy ones at Rosie’s Place! When you read on, you’ll find short news items, ways for you to get involved, and upcoming events. As always, we appreciate your interest in–and support of–our vital work. Thank you!


We created three animated Know Your Rights videos that convey important messages for immigrants. Watch them here and feel free to share with your community. For an mp4, please email Michele Chausse.

The Women’s Education Center spring semester ended with the launch of a third book of student writing, Celebrating Ourselves, and a graduation ceremony. View photos here!


Ride along in our duck boat or march with us in the Boston Pride Parade, Saturday June 9. Meet us at 1:15 pm at 800 Boylston Street, right in front of the Prudential Center!

Can you help us give 300 students a good start to the school year? Our Community Collaborative at Boston Public Schools is collecting backpacks filled with supplies and uniform clothing to help mothers we support in the community. Check out our wish list

There’s still time for Boston Globe subscribers to vote for Rosie’s Place in their GRANT campaign. Redeem your voucher now so we can qualify for free ad space again this year. Thank you! 


We are partnering with the Arts Emerson at the Cutler Majestic Theater to offer 20% off tickets to Born for This: A New Musical, the story of gospel stars BeBe andCeCe Winans. Enjoy your discount to the show, which runs from June 15-July 15, and Rosie’s Place will receive $10 per ticket! (This link brings you to an order page where the discount code has already been entered for you!)

Join Friends of Rosie’s Place for a Summer Wine Tasting at Urban Grape, 303 Columbus Ave, Boston on Tuesday, June 26! Tickets are available now!

Salon Mario Russo and Lisa Donovan of Kiss 108 are planning their 8th Renew You benefit event–a special cut and style offer with top stylists at the Newbury Street salon– for Sunday, September 30. Listen to the Matty in the Morning Show near the date to purchase tickets!

Hear Edwidge Danticat, an award-winning Haitian-American novelist, at our Funny Women...Serious Business luncheon, Tuesday October 16  at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center. For sponsorship or ticket information, contact Katie Amoro at or 617.318.0211 or visit