Boston Bar Foundation


Roca to be Honored at Boston Bar Foundation's 2016 John and Abigail Adams Benefit

The BBF announced today that the non-profit organization Roca will receive the 2016 Public Service Award at the annual John and Abigail Adams Benefit on January 30, 2016. Roca works to reduce recidivism and improve employment among a population of young men at high risk of reoffending in Boston, Chelsea and Springfield.
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