Inspired by your generosity, we have been busy building a plan for Colin’s legacy. Here are some of projects in development.
Coordinating with City of Boston officials on play space projects in South Boston - a toddler (2-5 year) play structure at M Street Park and a community courtyard at the corner of L&6th streets, where the accident occurred, and where the painted rocks will ultimately be placed.
Working with State of Massachusetts officials on a playground renovation project in South Boston at Marine Park.
Supported a family at Christmas through Julie's Family Learning Center - an amazing organization in South Boston where at-risk mothers can receive free education, job training, and life skills while their children are in daycare. In discussions to determine longer-term support for other family-focused programming.
Supported a family in need at Christmas through the South Boston Neighborhood House (The Ollie). In discussions to determine longer-term support for other family-focused programming.
Supported the purchase of materials for the children’s program at the South Boston Public Library. In discussions for longer-term support of this program.
Sponsored drives for hundreds of materials and supplies for summer programming for The Ollie, Julie’s Family Learning, and the South Boston Public Library.
Working with South Boston Catholic Academy (where Colin was enrolled and Sloane attends school) to raise money for an educational play space, part of which will be named after Colin.
Sponsoring a giving day for Boston Medical Center’s Child Life Program on the anniversary of the accident STAY TUNED FOR MORE!
Celebrating Colin’s 4th birthday with a beach BBQ giving day for our community partners STAY TUNED FOR MORE
Follow along with all the amazing projects in the works and to come.