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Madison Park Development Corporation turns 50!

As one of MPDC’s intrepid supporters, you know that MPDC stands with neighborhood residents and their allies as we work together to build and sustain a cohesive, vibrant Roxbury.  This year marks our 50th anniversary and throughout 2016 we are celebrating our history, our accomplishments, and our future with a variety of events.  We invite […]


Youth Employment Program Wraps Up Another Successful Summer

We’d like to send a hearty THANK YOU to all of the parents, funders, partners, career intern sites, staff, and especially the youth who took park in our 2016 Summer Youth Employment Program.  It was an incredible summer of growing and learning for 64 youth workers we were able to employ with jobs at local […]


Summer Basketball League a Win for Community

For seven weeks this summer MPDC in collaboration with Winn Companies worked together with local youth between the ages of 7-17 in the 4th Annual Summer Rox Basketball Tournament held at a community park near Madison Park Village.  The basketball league provided mentoring opportunities for parents and local adults who offered their time to help […]


CDCs Take an Open Book Approach to Urban Renewal

How are community development corporations faring when there is such a premium for space and resources?