Patriot Matthew Slater at Pine Street Inn commencement

John Rich


Pats special teams ace Matthew Slater had some words of encouragement and appreciation Friday for 100 or so men and women who completed job-training programs at the Pine Street Inn. The grads received training in food service and housekeeping, with the goal of moving toward self-sufficiency. Slater (second from right) was joined by John Barros (left), Boston’s director of economic development, and Pine Street Inn president Lyndia Downie (second from left).

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