Meekland Open House

BOSS’ Meekland House is a Permanent Supportive Housing unit for young adults ages 18-24. The program was recently converted from transitional housing (up to 24 month stays) to permanent housing, and we want to celebrate its rebirth with a special … Continued

Celebrating New Careers – CTEC Graduation Feb 24!

Please Join Us!! Having a living wage job is essential in our society. On February 24th, we honor men and women who have worked hard, overcome incredible challenges, and are now gainfully employed! The BOSS Career Training & Employment Center … Continued

Day at the Races March 25 – Rising Stars Fundraiser!

Please join BOSS for our 4th Day at the Races at beautiful Golden Gate Fields on Saturday March 25th! The event runs from 11 am to 5 pm – come for any portion or all of it. Feel free to … Continued

HealingVoices Documentary Event in Oakland Focuses on Mental Health

SOLD OUT – For more information or other screening dates, visit healingvoicesmovie.com. BOSS is proud to support and announce the Bay Area screening of HEALINGVOICES at 7:00p.m., on Thursday, January 26th at The Piedmont Theatre in Oakland. This essential documentary is the … Continued

BOSS Celebrates 45 Years!

Forty Five years ago a group of volunteers from Berkeley’s Jewish community came together to respond to the growing number of mentally ill homeless on the streets, following the closing of state mental hospitals. They pooled their resources, energy, empathic … Continued

3rd Annual Pizzafest!

Third Annual Pizzafest! If you are unfamiliar with this fantastic event, it is put on by The Companion Group. They invite groups (professional and private) to participate in pizza-making competitions and the ticket price includes all-you-can-eat samples! Last year saw … Continued

CTEC Graduation September 23rd

Join us as we celebrate and recognize men and women in our community who are overcoming serious challenges to achieve jobs, educations, housing, and brighter futures!! We are so proud of all the individuals in CTEC, their hard work and … Continued

Sponsor BOSS to Celebrate 45 Years

Sponsorships Event sponsors help change lives! Make a difference in the community while also helping your company or group with promotional benefits!! View the 45th Anniversary Sponsorship Form to see the specific benefits available at each level. Mail a check to … Continued

BOSS 3rd Annual Rising Stars Youth Leadership Gala

SOLD OUT – Thank you for your support, we look forward to a wonderful celebration!! THURSDAY JUNE 2, 2016 – Every year BOSS, in partnership with Berkeley High School, Berkeley Youth Alternatives and Berkeley Technical Academy, recognize the accomplishments of … Continued