Links to previous years can be found at the bottom of this page.
$30,000 — Support for the expansion of the Writers’ Room tutoring and class-visits model
Adolescent Consultation Services, Inc.
$25,000 — Continued support for intervention services for Child Requiring Assistance children and families
Alma del Mar
$40,000 — Continued support for the general operations of the Alma del Mar Charter School
Associated Grant Makers
$50,000 — Continued support of the Summer Fund, providing summer day and residential camp opportunities for school-aged children in Boston, Cambridge, Chelsea, and Somerville
Big Brothers Big Sisters of NH
Manchester, New Hampshire
$35,000 — Continued support for the Ready to Succeed one-to-one mentoring program
$25,000 — Continued support for the general operations of Boston CASA to expand services for children in the juvenile courts of Suffolk County
Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program
$35,000 — Support for the Family Behavioral Health Integration Project to address the health care needs of homeless families
Boys & Girls Clubs of Boston
$30,000 — Continued program support for YouthConnect, an advocacy and intervention program in partnership with the Boston Police Department
Bridge Fund of Massachusetts
$30,000 — Continued provision of funds to be used for zero-interest loans and small grants to low-income families with children
Bridge Over Troubled Waters
$25,000 — Continued support for drop-in services for homeless teens and young adults
BUILD Greater Boston
$35,000 — Continued support for in-school student business incubator program
Catie’s Closet, Inc.
$25,000 — Support for opening a new distribution center in Massachusetts to distribute clothing, toiletries, and shoes to students in 50 schools
CASA Project, Inc.
$40,000 — Continued program support for Court Appointed Special Advocates child advocacy
City Connects of Boston College
$35,000 — Continued support for expanding intervention and enrichment services for Brockton elementary school students
Dorchester Youth Collaborative
$35,000 — Continued support for anti-gang and anti-violence programs for young teens
EMPath (formerly Crittenton Women’s Union)
$25,000 — Continued support for mobility mentoring service for low-income women
$50,000 — Continued general operating support of services for homeless families
Food for the World
$25,000 — Continued program support for the distribution of food and nutrition education to low-income families in Lawrence and greater Merrimack Valley
$30,000 — Continued program support for school-based dental examinations and oral health prevention
$30,000 — Continued support of services to prevent and reduce isolation among low-income elders
Granite State Children’s Alliance
Nashua, New Hampshire
$35,000 — Operating support for four Child Advocacy Centers in Hillsborough, Belknap, and Cheshire counties
Health Resources in Action, Inc.
$25,000 — Continued support for involving high school students of color as science tutors and mentors for elementary school students
$30,000 — Continued support of programs to end homelessness
Housing Assistance Corporation
$30,000 — Continued support of children’s trauma services at Angel House family shelter in Hyannis
Housing Families, Inc.
$25,000 — Program support for the GREAT Youth and Families Program to provide trauma-informed services for homeless children
Jumpstart for Young Children, Inc.
$25,000 — Continued support for Jumpstart Massachusetts’ programming to prepare economically disadvantaged preschool children for kindergarten success
Lucy’s Love Bus Charitable Trust
$25,000 — Continued program support to bring integrative therapies to patients at two leading childhood cancer centers in Maine and Vermont
Massachusetts Adoption Resource Exchange (MARE)
$25,000 — Continued general operating support to find adoptive families for local children growing up in temporary foster care
Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless
$35,000 — Support for mobile clinics to provide housing services to families
$25,000 — Continued support for the Integrated Learning Program as a tool for transforming learning through afterschool education, teacher/instruction coaching, and a unique summer learning academy
Mid-Coast Health Net d/b/a The Knox County Health Clinic
$50,000 — Continued support to expand essential medical, dental, and mental health services to adults and children in need
Montachusett Interfaith Hospitality Network, Inc.
$30,000 — Support for the general operations of the family shelter
New England Center for the Arts & Technology
$35,000 — Continued program support for culinary arts job training
New England Eye
$35,000 — Continued program support for the mobile eye clinic, providing comprehensive eye exams for low-income children in Greater Boston
Our Daily Bread Soup Kitchen
$45,000 — Support for the general operations of the soup kitchen and necessary updates to the facility
Pine Street Inn, Inc.
$50,000 — Continued support for job training programs
Planned Parenthood League of Massachusetts
$30,000 — Support for sex education and related support for youth and families
Playworks Metro Boston
$50,000 — Continued support for play and recess training programs at elementary schools in Lawrence
$40,000 — Continued operating support for services to low-income families
Reach Out and Read, Inc.
$25,000 — Continued program support for the Worcester Early Literacy Initiative, providing resources for the development of children’s literacy
Raising a Reader MA
$25,000 — Continued support for program implementation in the cities of Chelsea, Revere, and Lynn to increase school readiness and prevent the academic achievement gap for low-income children
$40,000 — Continued general operating support for services to homeless women
$30,000 — Continued program support for youth suicide prevention services
Silver Lining Mentoring
$30,000 — Continued general operating support for one-on-one and group mentoring for adopted children and those in foster care
St. Mary’s Center for Women and Children
25,000 — Support for the Bridge Home Program to provide housing and services for children
Strong Women, Strong Girls
$25,000 — Continued support for the after-school mentoring program for girls ages 8-11 and college and professional mentoring
The Food Project, Inc.
$30,000 — Support for the Dirt Crew youth program and Senior Food Access program
The MAVEN Project
$35,000 — Support for increasing access to quality healthcare in Massachusetts
The Open Door
$35,000 — Support for general operations to provide direct service hunger relief and merge with the Ipswich Food Pantry
Tree Street Youth
$25,000 — General operating support for on-site and in-school social and behavioral support systems
$25,000 — Continued support for the Education & Life Skills for Children and Youth in Foster Care program
$25,000 — Continued support for the Massachusetts High School Advising Program
$35,000 — Continued support for the BackPack Program, providing food for children from low-income families to bring home each weekend
Vietnamese-American Initiative for the Development, Inc.
$25,000 — Continued support for the VietAid after-school program, serving underserved and disadvantaged students in the Fields Corner-Dorchester neighborhood
Wellspring House, Inc.
$25,000 — Continued support for adult education and job training programs
$25,000 — Continued support for writing education program expansion in Massachusetts gateway cities
$25,000 — Continued program support for the construction skills training and HiSET (high school equivalency test) mastery for at-risk youth ages 17-22