PAL fosters a culture of trust and respect between the community and the Boston Police Department through programs that promote character development, improve educational outcomes, and reduce crime.
Thank you for celebrating our 30th Anniversary and becoming part of our Boston PAL's Circle of Champions!
Together we can make a difference and help IMPACT, INSPIRE and EMPOWER more youth in our City.
Thank You to our Night in Blue sponsors!
Chris Ford, MedServices Ventures, LLC
Boston Red Sox
City of Boston Credit Union
J. Calnan & Associates
Longwood Security Services
Reimer | Braunstein LLP
Wyman Street Advisors
Action for Boston Community Development
Boston Bruins and Jacobs Family
Boston Medical Center HealthNet Plan
The Briar Group
District Attorney Rachael Rollins
Gilbane Building Company
Independent Electric Supply
Rockland Trust - Blue Hills Charitable Foundation
Suffolk Country District Attorney's Association
PAL makes it possible...
“Our programs operate throughout all Boston neighborhoods. Thousands of children and young people benefit each year from PAL resources. From youth/ police dialogues to basketball games, from the Junior Police Academy to flashlight walks, from book clubs to boxing lessons – Boston youth are interacting with police every day. PAL makes this possible”.
— Commissioner William Gross
PAL supports a broad array of programs and activities that create the opportunity for every demographic of our communities to interact with BPD officers in a positive and constructive manner. PAL currently supports over 40 programs, as well as various activities and events citywide. A few examples of signature PAL programs include: