Blog

05/28/2024
By Berk Tanyel, Tutoring Site Coordinator, Ramada Inn, DorchesterRising Senior, Emerson College For the first three months of 2024, the Marriott Courtyard in Dorchester was home for more than a dozen migrant...
05/16/2024
In the ever-changing environment of family shelters, where uncertainty can overshadow childhood, incorporating STEAM learning (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) can serve as a lifeline for children and teens who often...
04/24/2024
SOWMA’s  20th anniversary occurred on 4.20.24. To celebrate, we circled back to our beginnings to a reception hosted by Brockton Mayor Robert Sullivan, who issued a proclamation on behalf of two decades...
08/10/2023
Congratulations to the 2023 and 2022 SOARING SCHOLARS RECIPIENTS School on Wheels of Massachusetts (SOWMA) announced the innaguration of the “Soaring Scholars” scholarship program in 2022. The scholarship was made possible by...
05/24/2023
Cheryl is pictured with her mentor, retired teacher Agnes Steven,who founded School on Wheels of Southern California in 1993after observing hundreds of children on the streetsin Los Angeles and learning their families...
04/4/2023
Congratulations to our2023 Bridge Mentoring Graduates We are so proud of these remarkable men & women, whose determination and perseverance and renewed belief in their personal potential -reflect the very heart of...
12/29/2022
We say “Congratulations!” Hear what our 2022 student graduates have to say! If you would like to help usher a student through high school, college or vocational training, or to learn more...
06/10/2022
Five Bridge Mentoring Students began the 2022/2023 academic yearwith additional financial support, thanks to SOWMA donors Bill and Annmarie Harlor. Last spring the Harlors initiated a supplemental “Soaring Scholars” program after volunteering...
11/21/2020
Our deepest appreciation to Dr. Michelle Alto for her engaging, informative, and timely seminar on The Impact of Childhood Trauma on Learning and Behavior. Click below for a recap on Dr. Alto’s...