Get help from an Employment Specialist

Do you need help with writing a resume, applying for a job online, or other employment support? Click here for more information and phone number.

Cummings $20M Grant Program

Excited to partner with Cummings Foundation to improve the lives of community members through skills training and quality jobs!

Together We Stand


BEST is temporarily offering our classes and services entirely online. Please visit our staff page for contact information. If you need other help due to the Coronavirus, here’s a list of resourcescheck out the union’s websiteor call the Local 26 Crisis Hotline: 339-215-3579.

Local 26 members and Boston residents

BEST classes are now online.

Call 617-542-1177, option 1 or complete our interest form.

Healthcare Environmental Services Worker Training

The April 26th class is full. Please check back later for announcements of future class dates. 


Good Jobs
Better Lives

Our mission is to provide individuals with the education, skills and training to excel in the hospitality industry and in their personal lives.

"Thanks to the generosity of donors, since March, BEST has distributed $358,000 in grocery cards directly to BEST clients and laid off Local 26 members.

Thank you! Hopefully unemployment will kick in soon!

I appreciate all the help. It came right on time.

Heartfelt thank you to our funders for supporting hotel workers who are in dire need right now due to COVID-19.

Phill and Elizabeth Gross
Click here to see where support was distributed.

BEST Hospitality Training (Medford)

101 Station Landing, Fourth Floor
Medford, MA 02155
Tel: 617-542-1177, option 1

BEST Hospitality Training (Nubian Square)

2201 Washington Street
Roxbury, MA 02119
Tel: 617-542-1177, option 2