Do It At The Dewitt!

See The Dewitt Center’s February-April 2020 Catalog here!

Hours of Operation
Monday – Friday: 10AM – 8PM
Saturday: 10AM – 6PM
Sunday: CLOSED

Madison Park Development Corporation‘s community center, The Dewitt Center, opened its doors in Madison Park Village in July 2018 to serve as a welcoming home for many MPDC programs for people of all ages.

The Dewitt Center features daily programs & classes including financial literacy, workforce development, tutoring, mentorship, college preparation, after-school youth development, and much more.

The Dewitt Center also features a state-of-the-art technology lab, an after school program, a summer camp, and health & wellness programs including sports & fitness activities in the gym.

The Dewitt Center is also home to an array of arts activities with art classes, events, and a gallery featuring exhibitions by Roxbury artists.

Check out The Dewitt Center’s info sheet!

Interested in hosting a community event or program at The Dewitt Center? Please fill out our event & program inquiry form below.

Event or Program Inquiry

The Dewitt Center Tech Lab

In partnership with Include Innovation.

See The Dewitt Center Tech Lab Schedule & other Dewitt Center programs and events here.


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Ellis @ The Dewitt Center

Ellis works to strengthen Boston’s inner-city working families with high-quality education and care for children, and youth. The goal of the programs at Ellis is to engage, educate, and empower.

Ellis includes…

-Breakfast, lunch, and snack provided daily

-Field trips to museums, parks, pools, beaches, libraries, and much more!

-Partnerships with Haley House, Tenacity, Einc, and South End Library

-Enrichment opportunities including dance, cooking, STEM projects, visual arts, and sports and fitness

The cost for MPDC residents is $50 – $75 a week based on income and household size.

Non-resident: $125 / week.

The Ellis Memorial also accepts vouchers.

Age Range: 5-13

Monday – Friday 2:00pm – 6:00 pm

For more information about the Ellis contact: Meisha Reece,, 617.426.2900


Event or Program Inquiry for The Dewitt Center

Host your community event or program at The Dewitt Center!

Please Note: The Dewitt Center does not: -Allow alcohol on the premises -Provide catering services -Provide AV or tech -Provide setup or breakdown staff (overhire staff) $50 to $350 clean-up fee may apply. Please note: It will take 7 days to receive a response for a room usage request
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    For a community event or meeting: Please list 3 dates you are interested in. For a program/class/workshop: Please list your preferred dates or days of the week. The Dewitt Center is closed on Sundays.