José Flores

Summer Program Intern

Tufts University

José (He/Him) joined the Social Innovation Forum (SIF) in May 2024 as a Summer Program Intern. 

José is currently enrolled at Tufts University, where he is majoring in Economics and Spanish Cultural Studies, and also pursuing a minor in Latin American Studies. He has always had a passion for giving back to his community and supporting other fellow immigrants like himself. For 3 years, he worked closely with Agencia ALPHA, a Boston-based nonprofit focused on immigration reform and supporting immigrants in the Greater Boston Area. He served as Assistant Coordinator, Coordinator, and then Youth Director of the organization’s Dreamers’ Leadership Program, a youth internship program for immigrants ages 13-19 regardless of their legal status. José has experience working with the Boston Celtics and more recently, the Boston Red Sox where he has gained valuable marketing and networking skills. He is eager to learn as much as he can about nonprofit work in Boston and continue to create social change.