On Thursday morning, Elevate Youth staff and volunteers met up with a group of kids and adult mentors from Boys and Girls Club of Dorchester at Nantasket Beach.
Leading up to the weekend, EY instructors were keeping a vigilant eye on the forecast because, for yet another Saturday trip, it was looking like some rain might fall. But on Saturday morning, as we headed out to the Blessing of the Bay Boathouse in Somerville for our day of kayaking, we thanked Mother Nature for sending sun and warmth instead.
Mother Caroline Academy (MCA) is a private, tuition-free school for girls in grades 4-8 from limited financial means. Knowing that education has the power to transform lives, MCA families are invested in setting their daughters on a path of promise that leads to high school, college and a life of opportunity.