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Faces of Power: Boston Business Journal’s 2016 Power 50: The Game Changers

  • November 18, 2016

Car czar Ernie Boch Jr., for instance — known for years for his nonprofit Music Drives Us — is now a patron saint of the arts with the renaming of the Citi Performing Arts Center to the Boch Center. He was also one of the first vocal supporters of President-elect Donald J. Trump. And then […]

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Women for Whittier Holiday Tea Event

  • November 11, 2016

Please join us as we honor Maura Healey, Attorney General, Commonwealth of Massachusetts, for her steadfast commitment and leadership of civil rights and for the public interest. There will also be a discussion on Mindfulness Eating and Mindfulness Living as we prepare for the busy holiday season! To RSVP or to discuss sponsorship information, please […]

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Whittier Street Health Center named top 100 women-led for the third year: 2014, 2015 and 2016

  • November 11, 2016

The Globe Magazine and the Commonwealth Institute partner to name the most noteworthy companies and nonprofits helmed by women.   Excerpt from the Boston Globe Magazine:We looked at revenue or operating budget and other variables, including number of full-time employees in the state, workplace and management diversity, and innovative projects. We then ranked organizations according […]

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A Boston Health Center Competes With the Big Pharmacies

  • November 9, 2016

Whittier Street Health Center Opens New Pharmacy in North Dorchester, MA  (Dorchester, MA) November, 2016 – At a time when community based businesses are being challenged by the big retailers such as CVS, Walmart, TJX, one health center is bucking the trend; Whittier Street Health Center has opened a new Pharmacy in North Dorchester to […]

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Meet the Boston Business Journal’s Power 50 2016 (photo gallery)

  • November 9, 2016

Frederica Williams, President & CEO Named a Boston Game Changer Boston Business Journal recently included Frederica Williams among 50 people who are changing the game of business in Boston. Frederica Williams and Whittier Street Health Center applaud the 50 men and women who have been named to Boston Business Journal’s Game Changers. Meet the Boston Business […]

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Whittier Street Health Center Twice Named to Lists Touting it Among Top Companies in Massachusetts.

  • November 3, 2016

Whittier Street Health Center has been named a Top 100 Women Led Company in Massachusetts and its President and CEO included among the Power 50: The Game Changers in the Commonwealth. The Globe Magazine and Commonwealth Institute’s named Whittier Street Health Center to its Top 100 Women Led Companies list for the third time. This […]

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The Boston Business Journal’s Power 50: Game Changers for 2016

  • October 28, 2016

Frederica Williams, President & CEO Named a Boston Game Changer. Boston Business Journal recently included Bill Cummings among 50 people who are changing the game of business in Boston. Frederica Williams and Whittier Street Health Center applaud the 50 men and women who have been named to Boston Business Journal’s Game Changers. Please see the […]

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NEW WHITTIER PHARMACY OPENED IN NORTH DORCHESTER

  • October 27, 2016

Whittier Street Health Center is excited to announce the opening of our new pharmacy located at Quincy Commons on 279 Blue Hill Avenue in Dorchester. Whittier is expanding its much-needed services for Dorchester residents in a convenient location. Whittier’s pharmacy is part of the 340B Drug Discount Program that allows access to high quality – […]

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Wednesday, June 29: A Tale of Two Neighborhood

  • August 8, 2016

Whittier’s patients and one of our family medicine physicians, Dr. Mothusi Chilume were featured on WCVB’s (ABC) TV’s Chronicle show on June 29th, 2016 at 7.30pm.   Please click on the link for the Chronicle taping: http://www.wcvb.com/chronicle/wednesday-june-29-a-tale-of-two-neighborhoods/40196902 

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Sunday August 8 th , 2016 Boston Globe story: Roxbury among Hardest Hit for the Antioverdose Drug Narcan

  • August 8, 2016

Use of the antioverdose drug Narcan has increased dramatically in Boston, with Roxbury among the hardest hit, according to new data that show which neighborhoods are bearing the brunt of the opioid scourge. The drug was used 268 times in Roxbury during that period, a 77 percent jump over the previous 12 months, in emergency […]

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