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Inspiring Stories from Roxbury

The heart of our mission at the BostonVoyager is to find the amazing souls that breathe life into our city. In the recent weeks we’ve had the privilege to connect with some of the Boston’s finest artists, creatives, entrepreneurs and rabble rousers and we can’t begin to express how impressed we are with our city’s incredibly deep talent pool. Check out the rising stars from Roxbury and surrounding areas below.

Tricia Young

The founder and president of the TLE Center for Urban Entrepreneurship (TLECFUE). I started my non-profit after I became involved with several local non-profits to help inspire more of the city of Boston’s young adults that reside particularly in Roxbury, Dorchester, and Mattapan learn more about entrepreneurship and start businesses that improve the communities that they live in and serve. Read more>>

Dumas Lafontant, Jonathan Regis and Edna Chery

I believe the art brings meaning to my life by reconnecting me to an original objective. As a school-age child, I designed a postcard for special occasions and holidays. This was my way of giving thanks to the noble people who played a leading role in my life. Brief, the art is my best practice to bringing people together. Read more>>

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