First Time Homebuyer’s Interview on NECN

Our interim CEO Marty Jones had the chance to speak with NECN about how the nonprofit helps first time homebuyers. https://www.necn.com/on-air/as-seen-on/Program-Helps-to-Be-Home-Buyers-in-New-England_NECN-506434162.html


CEO Search

Urban Edge has taken a major step in finding a permanent Chief Executive Officer for the organization. We have recently retained the services of TSNE MissionWorks (TSNE) and our TSNE Transition Consultant John Tarvin, who we will be working with the Board’s Search Committee to establish priorities and identify candidates. “Urban Edge’s next CEO will […]


Insight (& Goodbye) from our MSW Intern Skyler

As I end my internship at Urban Edge, I realize how grateful I am for the time I was able to spend with this organization. I moved to Boston on September 1st and joined the Community Engagement team as an MSW intern one week later, with little knowledge about Boston or its surrounding neighborhoods. I quickly learned […]


Achieving Success through Financial Coaching

Long-time Urban Edge resident, Kiaralix began working with Community Engagement Officer, Stephanie Rodriguez in October 2017 on financial capability. Stephanie reflected on working with Kiaralix explaining, “When we first started financial coaching Kiaralix was unemployed. A few months later, she was able to get a job, open a savings account, achieve financial goals and is […]


Welcome Marty Jones!

Urban Edge is pleased to welcome Marty Jones as our interim Executive Director.  With more than 30 years in real estate development and affordable housing, including as president and CEO of MassDevelopment, Jones brings to Urban Edge a wealth of knowledge and experience.  We’re looking forward to working with her especially as we make a […]