• COMMUNITY ORGANIZING

    Youth Riot Squad

    The Youth Riot Squad is a group of youth community organizers in Chelsea working on issues impacting youth opportunities

  • Chelsea Community Fund

    The Chelsea Community Fund provides grants to Chelsea neighborhood coalitions, organizations, and advocacy groups.

  • YOUTH DEVELOPMENT

    Chelsea Works - Youth Employment Initiative

    The Summer Youth Employment Initiative provides employment, mentoring and character building activities to 175-250 youth aged 14-19 through community collaboration

  • YOUTH DEVELOPMENT

    Girls Empowerment Group

    The Girls Empowerment Group is for young women ages 13-21 interested in meeting on Saturdays with a group of their peers to build leadership skills, explore educational and employment opportunities, share and reflect on their experiences, and give back to their community.

  • Members of Shanbaro with Partners from Harvard University School of Public Health

    Shanbaro Community Association

    The Shanbaro Community Association was created by and supports the 400+ Somali Bantu refugees living in Chelsea and surrounding cities to build a strong community and to resolve significant quality of life issues

  • COMMUNITY ORGANIZING

    Chelsea Citywide Tenants Association (CTA)

    The Chelsea Citywide Tenants Association (CTA) engages the community in campaigns to end foreclosures and predatory lending and to advocate for quality affordable housing.

  • COMMUNITY ORGANIZING

    Chelsea Voter Initiative (CVI)

    The Chelsea Voter Initiative works to engage and educate all members of the community about the importance of voting and participating in political processes.

  • YOUTH DEVELOPMENT

    Chelsea Desea Sonar (Chelsea Wants to Dream)

    Chelsea Desea Sonar (Chelsea Wants to Dream) is an arts exploration program for immigrant children that builds social-emotional and cultural skills.

  • COMMUNITY ORGANIZING

    Chelsea Latino Immigrant Committee (CLIC)

    The Chelsea Latino Immigrant Committee encourages newly arriving immigrants and refugees to become engaged in the political and governmental systems locally and nationally, to access educational opportunities, and to eliminate exploitation in the workplace.

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Announcements

Now Hiring

The Chelsea Collaborative has two open job opportunities for a Development Associate and Desea Soñar Educational Program Coordinator.

Chelsea Collaborative launches Puerto Rican Welcome Center

The Chelsea Collaborative has officially opened our Puerto Rican Welcoming Center, where newly arriving families from Puerto Rico can receive support and guidance and connect to resources that will ease their transition to life in Chelsea.