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June 25, 2022
 
Massachusetts Nonprofit Network's 2022 Greater Boston Regional Meeting; SkillWorks Fellows kickoff event

The Massachusetts Nonprofit Network's 2022 Greater Boston Regional Meeting on June 9 at 11 a.m (virtual). The kickoff event for the SkillWorks Fellowship Program. And more...

• The Massachusetts Nonprofit Network's 2022 Greater Boston Regional Meeting on June 9 at 11 a.m (virtual). Held every year for nonprofits across Massachusetts, MNN's Regional Meetings are free and open to all. The meeting will cover important policy updates that impact the health of the nonprofit sector and will review the new and expanded MNN services and programs designed to support nonprofits in 2022 and beyond. Presented in partnership with The Boston Foundation, this year's meeting will include remarks from TBF President & CEO M. Lee Pelton.

• Kick-Off Event for the SkillWorks Fellowship Program: SkillWorks and The Boston Foundation are announcing the first round of the SkillWorks Fellows, a group of leading workforce development organizations who pitched their unique solutions to a systemic problem with a clear case for scalable systems change and have been awarded grants to implement their ideas. The kickoff event on June 16, 10 a.m. (Register at TBF.org/events) will feature a panel discussion with:
Moderator: Dr. M. Lee Pelton, President & CEO, The Boston Foundation
Rosalin Acosta, Secretary, Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development, Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Segun Idowu, Chief of Economic Opportunity & Inclusion, City of Boston
M.J. Ryan, Senior Director, Workforce Development and Economic Opportunity, Partners HealthCare

• Annual Men’s Health Summit: Whittier Street Health Center, a community health center with a mission to serve as a center of excellence that provides high quality and accessible health care and social services that achieve health equity, social justice, and the economic well-being of a diverse patient population, will hold its 22nd Annual Men’s Health Summit; Building Resiliency, Community, and Hope on Saturday, June 25 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 1290 Tremont Street, Roxbury.

The annual event raises awareness of the fragile mental health of the Center’s patients and youth in general and explores strategies to support mental wellness.

For more information contact events@wshc.org or 617-989-3119. Stay up to date at the event webpage at https://www.wshc.org/event/mens-health-summit-focus-on-youth-mental-health/

• ABCD's 24th Field of Dreams Charity Event at Fenway Park. ABCD (Action for Boston Community Development) will once again host its iconic summertime fundraiser, Field of Dreams, at Fenway Park to benefit Greater Boston's underserved, low-income youth through the ABCD SummerWorks program. The event will take place on Monday, June 27, starting at 7 a.m. And with only a couple of spots remaining, corporate and other teams are encouraged to sign up immediately to secure a place on the roster and play at the legendary home of the Boston Red Sox: Fenway Park.

To learn more about ABCD Field of Dreams and how you or your organization can sign up, call Liz McCarthy, ABCD Events Manager, at elizabeth.mccarthy@bostonabcd.org, call 617.620.6949 or visit abcdfieldofdreams.org.

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