Phillips Brooks House Association Archive

The Phillips Brooks House Association (PBHA) is a student-run, community-based, nonprofit public service organization at Harvard University. PBHA is the umbrella organization for 86 student-directed programs with more than 1400 volunteers participating in a wide range of service activities. These programs strive for change on multiple levels in the Boston and Cambridge communities. PBHA’s dual focused mission is to provide vital resources to local communities and grow public service leaders.

‘Black Lives Matter’ co-founder honored for her work

Cambridge, National, Community Service and Civic Life, Phillips Brooks House Association

November 2, 2015 at 1:45 pm

Words have power. Among the most potent words of recent years is the phrase “Black lives matter... More

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Growing up, giving back

Cambridge, Community Service and Civic Life, Education Resources, Phillips Brooks House Association

August 12, 2015 at 2:30 pm

In the first 10 minutes of watching Javion Rookard in action, the 19-year-old director of the... More

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Student-run organization brings music lessons to Cambridge kids

Arts and Music, Cambridge, Cambridge Public Schools, Programming, Community Service and Civic Life, Phillips Brooks House Association

May 19, 2015 at 2:30 pm

Walking through a labyrinth of orange hallways to a practice room in Paine Hall, saxophonist... More

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End of summer luncheon

Boston, Cambridge, Programming, Community Service and Civic Life, Business and Employment Resources, Phillips Brooks House Association

August 15, 2014 at 3:30 pm

Nearly 125 teen employees and their supervisors recently gathered for an end of summer luncheon... More

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Classrooms without walls

Boston, Cambridge, Programming, Community Service and Civic Life, Education Resources, Phillips Brooks House Association

August 14, 2014 at 2:30 pm

When Rebecca Pierre was 9, she would have breakfast each morning with local children attending a... More

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