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The BASE mentors youth through baseball, academics

Using baseball as a starting point, a longtime activist’s Roxbury program mentors black and Latino youth to create college opportunities

A new Boston inner-city sports program, The BASE, offers academic tutoring and life-skills building combined with year-round baseball instruction to youths in grades 7-12.

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