Pao Arts Center

Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center, Inc

Funding Received: 2016
Boston, MA
$450,000
Funding Period: 3 years and 5 months

Boston, MA's Chinatown neighborhood has transformed from a largely homogenous population to one that is now fractured through drastic, recent, and rapid changes in housing stock, businesses, and population. Through multidisciplinary site-specific cultural programming, the Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center will preserve and build community bonds between new and old community members as part of its investment in its community wellness and resiliency, which will manifest in improved  health outcomes of the neighborhood.

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See below for recent updates, press, and events from this project

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Dec 3, 2018
Asian Americans and Asian immigrants face unique challenges navigating daily life. The Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Network provides holistic family-centered and cultural programs for more than... Read More
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With our focus this month on public safety, the ArtPlace team thought October would be the perfect time to re-introduce one of our most comprehensive...Read more
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In May 2017, the Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center finally achieved its goal of creating a communal arts center in the heart of Boston’s historic Chinatown...Read more
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This is part two of a two part interview with the Pao Arts Center. The Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center received funding from ArtPlace in 2016...Read more
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Recent research commissioned by ArtPlace demonstrates how arts and culture strategies can help provide solutions to public health challenges faced by communities across the United...Read more