Friends of BAA

Friends of Boston Arts Academy (FoBAA) is a membership-based group of Boston-area community members who are inspired by, and committed to, the success of Boston Arts Academy (BAA) students. FoBAA believes in supporting BAA’s proven path to success in life through a combined arts and college prep curriculum.


FoBAA attracts a diverse membership of artists, educators, activists, young business professionals, and interested citizens aged 21 to 45. Join and meet up with like-minded people who believe in the promise of arts education for young people in Boston!

Why Join?

Throughout the year, members are invited to join us for exciting social events with BAA alumni, faculty, and local artists. Become a member today!

FoBAA Membership Benefits

  • Reduced price tickets to BAA’s annual Gala, held in May. This event features our students’ extraordinary talents while providing an opportunity to mingle with some of Boston’s prominent and influential artists, community and business leaders.
  • An invitation to social events where participants take a master class taught by a member of the BAA community or mingle at a local venue where our members can mingle and get to know one another.
  • An invitation to Senior Grant Night, held in March, where you can hear firsthand from BAA students about the projects that they are working on in their communities and engage with them as they present their work.
  • Exclusive invitations to Boston nightlife events, gallery openings, touring dance and theater performances, and sporting events throughout the year – first come, first served – spots are limited!
  • Mentorship and volunteer opportunities to work directly with BAA students. Occasional Saturday opportunities available throughout the year.

FoBAA Leadership

Vihann Kong