Roxbury Office
Contact: Kevan Barton, Program Director

c/o BCYF Vine Street Community Center
339 Dudley Street
Boston, MA, 02119
Phone: (617) 427-1155
Fax: (617) 427-1125
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Cambridge-Somerville Office
Contact: Jessica Cirone, Program Manager
c/o The Parenting Journey
366 Somerville Avenue
Somerville, MA 02143
Phone: (617) 591-9400 
Fax: (617) 591-9411
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Board of Advisors

Central to LIFT-Boston’s vision is the hope that all people will one day have the opportunity to pursue their aspirations. LIFT-Boston sees the engagement of community leaders on its Regional Board as critical to ensuring the long-term sustainability of the organization and to achieving its vision. The Regional Board helps increase LIFT-Boston’s profile in the community, connects LIFT-Boston to community resources, secures financial investments to support the local program, serves as champions of LIFT-Boston, provides program support, when applicable, advises the Executive Director on local growth and expansion strategy, and assists the Executive Director in establishing annual goals.

  • Steve Kenney (Chairman, LIFT-Boston Regional Board of Directors)
    SCS Financial, Co-founder/Senior Client Investment Advisor
  • Carolyn Casey
    Non-profit Management/Corporate Citizenship Consultant
  • Molly Day
    New Profit, Inc., Senior Portfolio Analyst
  • Paul Francisco
    Foster & Francisco, Co-owner and Founder
  • Elliot D. Lobel
    Prince Lobel Tye LLP, Founding Partner
  • Lenore Z. Lobel
    Community and Civic Development and Engagement
  • Luciano Ramos
    Director of Community Partnerships, UMass Boston
  • Charlie Rose
    City Year, Senior Vice President and Dean
  • David W. Walker
    CFAUBS Financial Services, Financial Planner

Referral Partners

LIFT-Boston partners with a wide range of community agencies to provide quality referrals to clients, such as housing advocates, legal services, health care and mental health services, child care and immigration issues. LIFT-Boston also collaborates with these partners for expert advice and community engagement.

  • Cambridge Multi-Service Center
  • HomeStart Inc.
  • Cambridge Employment Program
  • Shelter Inc.
  • Somerville Homeless Coalition
  • Community Action Agency of Somerville
  • Cambridge and Somerville Legal Services
  • Somerville Community Corporation
  • Massachusetts Department of Transitional Assistance
  • Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission (MRC)