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For questions about workshops, trainings, a partnership idea, or how to set up a facilitated dialogue for your community or organization, call us at 617-923-1216 or email us at info@whatisessential.org.

Traveling to Boston

If you are planning to travel to the Boston area for a workshop, we recommend booking a hotel at the nearby Marriott Hotel, which offers a corporate rate for our attendees. Please click here for more information.

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