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Join us Monday, June 18th at Boston Burger Company in Cambridge, MA!

Burgers & Benjamins!

Do you love a juicy cheeseburger like we do? If YES then join us for dinner on Monday, June 18th at the Boston Burger Company in Cambridge, MA. Let your server know you are eating a burger for Next Step. We will have awesome raffle prizes and other fun surprises! Thank you friends. See you there!

ADDRESS: 1105 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138

Take out or dine-in! IT'S AN ALL DAY EVENT!

Press Release: Next Step awarded 100Kfor100 grant from Cummings Foundation


Contact: Bill Kubicek, Next Step, 617.864.2921/

Contact: Kerry Crisley, Cummings Foundation, 781.932.7093,

Next Step awarded $100,000

A Heartfelt Thank You to the Cummings Foundation

Wow this is a game changer! Next Step was just awarded a $100,000 grant from the Cummings Foundation to support our free year-round community, music, and mentorship programs for seriously ill teens and young adults! A heartfelt thank you to the Cummings Foundation. We are so grateful for this opportunity to partner with you!


Join a FREE 4-day 2018 Summer Campference!

Are you or do you know a seriously ill young person, ages 16-24, who could use four days of fun and learning? CLICK HERE to apply to one of our FREE 4-day residential Summer Campferences where you will connect with awesome peers who "get it" and learn important life skills that will help you along the way. Did we mention it's FREE?! You are not alone. We hope to see you this summer!

Enter raffle to win pair of round trip tickets with Turkish Airlines!

Enter an exciting raffle for a chance to win a pair of round trip economy class air tickets generously donated by Turkish Airlines! $25 per entry but you can enter more than once.

Flying with Turkish Airlines is truly a unique travel experience. Plan your adventure with a special someone to one of their 300+ worldwide destinations. 

This raffle is limited to 400 entrees and all proceeds will benefit Next Step's free year-round programming for teens and young adults living with cancer, HIV and rare genetic disorders. 

Run the 46th New Balance Falmouth Road Race for Next Step

Running 26.2 miles not your thing? How about 7 miles with an awesome team? Join Team Next Step and run the 46th Annual New Balance Falmouth Road Race on Sunday, August 19th on Cape Cod. The fundraising minimum requirement is $1,000 for each runner and we provide fundraising and training support throughout your campaign. CLICK HERE to fill out your application to join Team Next Step this summer!

Inaugural Pool for a Purpose Tournament was a Success!

All of us at Next Step would like to send a heartfelt thank you to Jack Crowley, Oliver Fadly, Ozzie Street and William Forde for hosting the 2018 Pool for a Purpose Tournament on behalf of Next Step this past Friday night inside Lucky Strike in Boston, MA.

The inaugural event was a blast for our guests and the special offerings included a competitive pool tournament, raffle prizes, and delicious food and drinks served by the awesome folks at Lucky Strike!

Thank you for Attending the 2018 Next Step Block Party!

What a special evening! Thank you to everyone who stepped out last Friday night to join us at the 2018 Next Step Block Party in Cambridge, MA.

Parking Map for 2018 Next Step Block Party

It's time to party for a great cause! Parking is available at the 2018 Next Step Block Party for $12 after 4pm at the 1 Memorial Drive Parking Garage at Microsoft Nerd Center in Cambridge, MA. Instructions on how to access parking garage:

From Cambridge, MA

Dance your heart out at the 2018 Next Step Block Party

My Band is ready to command the stage at the 2018 Next Step Block Party so that NO ONE is parked on the dance floor! Got smooth dancing skills? How about the Hustle, the Robot, the Hustle or the ever popular The Sprinkler?! Bring your dancing shoes and show off your skills inside the Walker Memorial in Cambridge, MA next Friday, April 27th from 6:30pm to 10:30pm.  

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