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MPDC announces 2020 Census: Roxbury Counts! Kick-Off Event

Join us for our Census 2020 kick-off event on Friday, June 14th from 9 am to 11 am at The Dewitt Center.


Castle of Our Skins brings “I AM A MAN 2019” to Hibernian Hall

Through film, spoken word, dance, history, community, and music, the “I AM A MAN 2019” project is an educational and artistic examination of this famous civil rights declaration. As human dignity continues to be challenged throughout the world, “I AM A MAN 2019” serves as a reminder that such challenges have been overcome in the past, and will be overcome in the future. Encouraging people to have strength to stand up to injustice, “I AM A MAN 2019” discusses contemporary concerns of Black masculinity and human dignity, while celebrating the past and present contributions of men fighting for equality.


MPDC’s April Newsletter

MPDC had an amazing April! Read all about it in our latest newsletter.


The Dewitt Center April – June 2019 Catalog

We have lots of exciting programs, workshops, activities, and events planned at The Dewitt Center through June 2019 and we want you to join us to #DoItAtTheDewitt!