400 Years of social and nonprofit innovations
the town meeting and first public schools in America to neighborhood
initiatives and community policing, the history of Boston is replete
with examples of individuals and community organizations who have
undertaken dramatic social change.
beautifully-designed, 24-page book, published by the Boston
History & Innovation Collaborative, recounts several dozen milestones ranging
from civil rights, education, community development, housing, public
health, art and culture, community service, and public safety.
are pleased to provide an online sample
of the book's editorial focus.