Religious Centers (Archive)

Faith Into Action Together

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 2 August 2018.

Phone: 781-595-7570
Email: info@mahomeless.org
Website: http://www.mahomeless.org
History Faith Into Action Together (F.I.A.T.) was formed in 1996 as a program of the Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless, a statewide non-profit agency that addresses the broad economic and social factors that lead to homelessness. F.I.A.T. believes that homelessness is a moral issue and seeks to educate and mobilize faith communities... Read more about Faith Into Action Together

Chua Luc Hoa Boston Buddhist Culture Center

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 3 July 2018.

Phone: 617-436-6084
Email: vcamtran@yahoo.com
History Bao Truong serves as the spiritual director of the center. Although Bao is not trained as a monk, he lived in a temple in Vietnam from age 3 to age 20. Shortly after arriving in the United States, Bao began organizing this temple under the guidance of Thic Guiac Duc -- a Vietnamese monk, Professor at UMass Boston, and President of the Vietnamese American Buddhist Congress. Together... Read more about Chua Luc Hoa Boston Buddhist Culture Center

Massachusetts Buddhist Association and Dharmakaya Center

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 3 July 2018.

Phone: 781-863-1936
Email: mba_mail@yahoo.com
Website: http://www.ddmmba.org/?lang=en
[flickr_set id="72157621814590755"] History The Massachusetts Buddhist Association (MBA) began in the mid-1980s as a small group of students meeting in private homes in Lowell, Massachusetts. With increased interest, the group decided to move and expand in order to offer teachings to a larger community in a more central location in... Read more about Massachusetts Buddhist Association and Dharmakaya Center

Wat Boston Buddha Vararam

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 13 August 2018.

Phone: 781-271-0989
Email: watboston1998@hotmail.com
Website: http://www.watboston.org
History The Boston Buddha Vararam Temple was established on February 2, 1998 with the support of many Thai people in the Boston area and the direction of Phrakhra Kittivorakhun, a well-known leader in the Dhammayut order. Its first location was at 523 Pleasant Street, a three story home on a half-acre of land in residential Malden,... Read more about Wat Boston Buddha Vararam

Massachusetts Interfaith Committee for Worker Justice, Inc.

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 4 January 2019.

Phone: 617-650-4457
Email: info@massinterfaith.org
Website: http://www.iwj.org/locations/massachusetts
History  The description of the committee on the United Way of Massachusetts Bay website provides this history of the Ana da Hora Workers Center: "A Brazilian community organizer, Ms. Ana Maria da Hora, and an American physician, Dr. Jonathan Fine, knew that many Brazilian and Latino immigrants in East Boston and... Read more about Massachusetts Interfaith Committee for Worker Justice, Inc.

Dorchester Baptist Church

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 17 September 2014.

Phone: 617-282-4094

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