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Advancing Families into Economic Security

Are you a parent and a student in the Boston area? Do you need help with childcare while you go to class at night? Do you qualify as low-income? We are here to help you!!

Sitters Without Borders, Inc. ("SWOB") is a first of its kind non-profit organization that offers free to low-cost weekly babysitting services to low-income parents attending college in the Greater Boston area. Our volunteer sitters are committed to assisting parents with childcare responsibilities, allowing them to pursue higher education and elevate their economic position... Read more


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She Did It! With a Little Help From Sitters Without Borders!

Please consider making a contribution to Sitters Without Borders. Your support will help us in reaching our goal – the economic empowerment of women! Jenny’s Story


 
Family

need a babysitter?

Going to classes with your child in a stroller? At risk of dropping out of college?

Apply for your free weekly 4-hour babysitting sessions so you can attend your classes with a peace of mind.

Sitters

Want to make a difference?

Help a mother break out of the poverty cycle and become economically independent only by playing with her child for a few hours a week!

There are 72 student mothers in the Boston area, waiting to be matched to a sitter like you!

Family

donate today for a brighter tomorrow!

Your contributions go a long way. How will you help?

  • Support a long term solution to economic inequality

  • Promote women's economic advancement

  • Break the cycle of poverty


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HERO WOMAN IS BRINGING FREE CHILDCARE TO SINGLE MOMS

Juggling motherhood, a job, and college can be completely daunting — so Oksana Hradyska created Sitters Without Borders to help stretched-thin student moms stay in school... Read more

FOUR CREATIVE EFFORTS TO FIGHT INCOME INEQUALITY THROUGH EDUCATION

Bunker Hill Community College, Future Chefs, Sitters Without Borders, and Gratify aim to help students and recent grads climb the economic ladder... Read more