Boston Chinatown: 1880 to Present

Over 50 people packed the meeting room at the Sanborn House, Winchester Historical society,  on the evening of March 27, 2018 to hear a fascinating presentation on the history and impact of Boston’s Chinatown by Tunney Lee, Professor Emeritus and...

5. Women’s History Month Honoree 2018: Deirdre Giblin

Building on Human Rights Law and compassion for the resettlement of destitute and vulnerable refugees, including families and children, seeking asylum and restored lives. Deirdre Giblin is an Asylum Attorney at Community Legal Services and Counseling Center in Cambridge. She...

4. Women’s History Month Honoree 2018: Georgia Hoffmann

Building early experiences of empathy and people connections toward a future promoting local and global civic engagement. Georgia Hoffmann, of Winchester High School’s class of 2018, writes that she has lived in Winchester her whole life, although her father is...

3. Women’s History Month Honoree 2018: Cathy Boyle

Building pathways to sustainable, self-directed supportive housing for young adults with developmental disabilities. Catherine Boyle is a commissioner of the Winchester Housing Authority, a member of the Winchester Housing Partnership Board, and has completed 60 hours of HUD housing counseling...

Gender in Civic Engagement

A crowd of local elected officials and politically engaged town members braved the impending snow on Wednesday, March 7, to hear a multigenerational panel of women—moderated by Lia O’Donnell—discuss gender in civic engagement. Co-sponsored by the Network, Winchester’s chapter of...