Boys and Girls Clubs of Dorchester

Boys and Girls Clubs of Dorchester
1135 Dorchester Avenue
Dorchester, MA 02125

Kirsten Nelson

Boys and Girls Clubs of Dorchester is no longer accepting applications for the 2014 Boston Marathon. Qualified runners that have been accepted in the 2014 Boston Marathon are invited to contact us for more information about joining our team.
The three Clubhouses of Boys & Girls Clubs of Dorchester serve more than 4,000 children and offer more than 200 programs in education, athletics, aquatics, social recreation, art, music, nutrition and wellness, childcare, college and career preparation, and more. Each member has access to these programs for only $5 per year. Funds raised through the Marathon Program will allow us to continue to serve our community’s youth and provide a safe, fun and educational alternative to the streets. We invite you to Find Out What’s Inside by visiting our website.

B.A.A. Moment 1

1920 - Ashland Start

The Boston Marathon began in Ashland, Massachusetts from 1897 through 1923 then moved to Hopkinton for the 1924 race.  Since then, the race has started in Hopkinton every year.