One Egleston: Looking Good, Feeling Better
January 29, 2020 9:00 AM
Organized by the Egleston Square Merchants Association, the Street Outreach team of the Boston Police Department, and Egleston Square Main Street
Wednesday, January 29th, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Egleston Square YMCA and adjacent businesses
3134 Washington Street, Roxbury
Egleston Square’s businesses will be joining forces to sponsor free haircuts, shaves, manicures and pedicures at barbershops and beauty salons along Washington Street and Columbus Avenue; personal care items, hats, and gloves; and delicious food. The Street Outreach team of the Boston Police Department together with service providers and Egleston Square Main Street will organize a resource lounge at the Egleston YMCA featuring coffee, breakfast, and lunch, health screenings, access to mental health clinicians, recovery coaches, and additional homeless outreach workers.
Participating businesses to date include Boston Express and Latino Beauty Salon, who are leading the effort, as well as Del Rey Barbershop, VIP Spa, Sandy Market, Alberto’s Barbershop, Beauty by Venard, Flaco’s Barber Shop, Micky’s Barbershop, La Reina / Jocelyn Salon, Chilacates, and others.