FACTS AND FIGURES
The Brighter Boston interns have…
Worked on 200 different professional projects, for a total of 4,590 hours.
Worked on lighting and sound for LL Cool J, Lucy Liu, Bela Fleck, Aziz Ansari, and Wynton Marsalis, among many others
Worked with 22 producing organizations and venues including the Celebrity Series of Boston, Boston Lyric Opera, Vice Media, Harvard University, and WGBH.
The Brighter Boston interns are…
45% Hispanic, 29% Black, and 26% White, a significant increase in the racial diversity of the field.
64% female and 36% male, a significant increase in the gender diversity of the field.
14% immigrants to the United States.
Brighter Boston is…
Founded in May 2013
A 501(c)3 public charity
Annual budget ~$75,000