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.

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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