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June 25, 2022
NONPROFITS IN THE NEWS
Among the top headlines was the controversy and concern generated by a “Mapping Project” of Jewish and other organizations; WBUR explored the pandemic’s the toll on child care; and other headlines. MORE








LEADERSHIP
This nonprofit leader explains how she transformed tragedy — the loss of a young child — into a mission and innovative nonprofit model to raise funds to combat pediatric cancers. MORE


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June 22, 2022 — Hundreds of nonprofit, business, and government leaders celebrated six Nonprofit Excellence Award winners at Nonprofit Awareness Day: A Celebration of Nonprofit Excellence. The event was emceed by Katelyn Flint of NBC10 Boston and NECN. The celebration was hosted by the Massachusetts Nonprofit Network (MNN) and presented by Citizens. MORE


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June 20, 2022 — State Treasurer Deborah Goldberg recently announced a group of experts, leaders, and community members, including many nonprofit leaders, to spearhead a Baby Bonds Task Force. The Task Force is charged with providing the Treasurer, the Office of Economic Empowerment, and the Economic Empowerment Trust Fund with recommendations on creating a Baby Bonds initiative in Massachusetts. MORE


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June 17, 2022 — The Red Sox Foundation and the Ruderman Family Foundation recently honored 18 nonprofits across six states in New England as the winners of the foundations’ 8th Annual IMPACT Awards, which for the third consecutive year is continuing its mission to support organizations that have demonstrated deep impact in raising awareness and improving the mental health outcomes in their community. MORE


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June 22, 2022 — Brookview House, a nonprofit that provides families experiencing homelessness with safe housing and supportive services announced that it has received four grants totaling $412,000 aimed at improving health equity outcomes for the primarily BIPOC populations Brookview serves, including families experiencing homelessness and low-income families in Dorchester, Roxbury and Mattapan. MORE


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June 22, 2022 — The Sudbury Foundation this week announced that it has awarded $374,595 to 31 local nonprofits and $37,720 to the Town of Sudbury in its most recent round of granting for 2022. MORE


June 19, 2022 — LGBTQ Senior Housing Inc., Pennrose, and the Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) broke ground on The Pryde, Boston’s first designated LGBTQ-friendly housing development for older Bostonians. MORE


JOB OPPORTUNITIES
Explore these senior-level opportunities on our job board. MORE


ON BOARD
Heveran, of Liberty Mutual, replaces 6-year chair Michael McKenna; Gomes is the President and CEO of Tufts Medicine Care at Home; NEFA adds Dawn Gibson-Brehon and former Advisory Council member Chris Newell. MORE


UPCOMING
MNN will hold its Excellence Awards; Budget Buddies to celebrate at event; a Men's Health Summit at Whittier Street Health Center; the Language of Food event from English for New Bostonians, and more... MORE








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