Fenway Community Health - Fenway: South End 142 Berkeley St, Boston, MA02116 With three locations in Boston, Fenway Community Health is a provider of mental health and medical care services to…More lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender commmunities working or living in the Fenway area. Services offered include behavioral health and medical care, S.T.D. and H.I.V. testing, substance abuse services, pharmaceutical prescriptions, women's health and parenting and counseling services for LGBT individuals. Fenway Community Health is an accredited charity by the Better Business Bureau. Visit the Web site for a complete list of services and more information about this charity, including downloadable patient forms and information regarding prospective employment opportunities.
St. John Boutique 292 Boylston St, Boston, MA02116 This fabulous, upscale boutique proffers original, utterly unique St. John designs including gorgeous, shimmering…More dresses, animal print, faux-fur trimmed women's jackets and big eye-catching necklaces and brooches. The staff is warm, friendly and knowledgable. From time to time, St. John Boutique hosts fashion showcases and charity events.
Justice Resource Institute 545 Boylston St, Boston, MA02116 Headquartered in Boston, the Justice Resource Institute provides counseling, mental health treatment and special needs…More education to communities throughout eastern Massachusetts and beyond. It operates a network of schools for adolescents who have been referred by the public school system or health professionals. JRI prides itself on its ability to take on challenges seen by the government or other charities as too difficult.
Christopher J. Hawes Color & Design Group 36 Newbury St, Boston, MA02116 Christopher J. Hawes Color & Design Group is half salon, half art gallery. Half of the revenue from all art sales…More are donated to charity. The salon promises relaxation, privacy and cutting-edge hair design technique. Hawes worked in New York and Los Angeles before relocating to Boston.
Pinkberry 288 Newbury St, Boston, MA02115 Pinkberry is a frozen yogurt franchise. Its flavors include mango, pomegranate, chocolate, blood orange and coconut, all…More of which can be topped with kiwi, brownies, chocolate Kisses, Oreos, berries or nuts. In addition to frozen yogurt, Pinkberry offers smoothies, fruit bowls and fruit parfaits. This location hosts in-store fundraisers, giving 20 percent of all proceeds to charity or a cause of its customers' choice. Catering services are available for certain events.
Vineyard Vines 800 Boylston St, Boston, MA02199 Martha's Vineyard is not just for people on Martha's Vineyard anymore. Although the company was founded on the…More popular destination island, this apparel retailer now brings its colorful prep school panache to the Prudential Center here in Back Bay. With clothing and accessories for men, women and children, the styles are versatile and comfortable -- shirts, pants, jackets, sweaters. They're best known for their distinctive line of bright neckties. Vineyard Vines keeps an active event schedule with seasonal promotions, charity fundraisers and even wine tastings.
DTR Modern Galleries 167 Newbury St, Boston, MA02116 DTR Modern Galleries has locations in Boston, Palm Beach and New York. DTR aims to host some of the greatest paintings…More from the art masters of the 20th century, and make them available to everyone. Some services DTR provides are in-home consultations, private exhibition previews, space rental for corporate and charity events and a corporate art loan program. DTR is one of a number of fine art galleries on Newbury Street.
In addition to dry cleaning your suits, dresses, coats and sweaters, Dependable Cleaners will launder your dress…More shirts, clean (and preserve and restore) your wedding dress, and store your furs during the summer months. This family-owned and operated cleaners also offers a wash-dry-fold service, and there's a 24-hour drop-off chute.
If your clothes are in by 8 a.m., you can get same-day service and have them back by 5:30 p.m.
The cleaners supports several area charities - and will clean your U.S. flags for free. Dependable Cleaners has two locations on Newbury Street. This one is located near the corner of Clarendon Street.
The Barbara Krakow Gallery focuses on modern, conceptual, contemporary art. This is art from the second half of the…More 20th century and beyond. It exhibits works by emerging and established artists, both national and international.
Recent shows have included works by Peter Downsbrough, Mel Bochner, Chuck Close, Jenny Holzer, Ellsworth Kelly, Kay Rosen, Ed Ruscha, Richard Serra, Sophie Calle, James Siena and Kara Walker.
The gallery has an annual AIDS benefit each November and December where funds from all works of art sold for $350 or more are donated to charity.
A volunteer organization, the Neighborhood Association of the Back Bay (NABB) is highly involved in the everyday…More issues residents care about -- from graffiti, to bike lanes, to new buildings and developments in the neighborhood.
With more than 2,000 members, a 50-member board of directors and a 13-member executive committee, the neighborhood association also takes positions on city decisions and projects, and acts as a voice for Back Bay residents. Members also host a variety of social and charity events, including the Alley Rally where volunteers clean up city streets, and the annual Taste of Back Bay fundraiser every spring.