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Warm Up The Holidays

Help provide winter essentials for Boston's homeless this holiday season.

50th Anniversary

Learn about our special 50th anniversary event.

Virtual Home Remedy 2021

Stay home and stand with Pine Street Inn as we raise funds to support our most vulnerable neighbors.


Celebrate with us as our workforce development trainees walk across the stage.

Summer Inn the City

Get together with the Innbassadors at their summer event for emerging leaders.

In The News

  • Boston Public Radio: Lyndia Downie on Covid's impact one year later
    March 16, 2021 | Pine Street Inn President & Executive Director Lyndia Downie chatted with Jim Braude and Margery Eagan of Boston Public Radio to discuss the challenges of keeping the homeless community safe during the pandemic. She also explained how shelters across the country are repurposing vacant hotels and motels into supportive housing.
  • Mayor Walsh Announces New Funding from DND for 140 Clarendon St. Project
    March 3, 2021 | We are excited about the progress being made in this partnership with Beacon Communities LLC and The Mount Vernon Company for 140 Clarendon Street in Boston's Back Bay. This represents a big step forward in our efforts to expand affordable housing.
  • WBUR: Vaccinating the most vulnerable
    January 22, 2021 | "I'll be honest, it's very emotional to watch," said Pine Street Inn President and Executive Director Lyndia Downie. Downie said she's thankful to state officials "for prioritizing people who are normally at the bottom of every list, and who this time actually got a shot at being at the top of the list and a shot at some hope."
  • CBS Boston: Making Christmas Memorable Without Volunteers
    December 24, 2020 | Chef Frank said, “It’s a very difficult time of year for our guests so it’s also an opportunity for us at Pine Street Inn to make it the best we can for them, and while we try to give them great food all year round, we really go all out for the holidays.”
  • Shelter guests to receive covid-19 vaccine
    December 21, 2020 | “Our guests are just like everybody else. They have questions about it. Some people are in a high-risk category and want the vaccine and are very worried about getting COVID,” Lyndia Downie, Pine Street Inn President & Executive Director, said to Spare Change News.

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