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Ted McEnroe
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Boston Foundation announces nearly $270,000 in grants targeting youth summer employment and opportunities
Date: July 10, 2017
The Boston Foundation today announced its summer grants docket made through the My Summer in the City and grassroots grant-making programs. In addition to substantial commitments to Camp Harbor View ($50,000) and The Summer Fund, hosted by Associated Grant Makers ($25,000), the docket features grants to nearly two dozen organizations that provide more than 700 jobs to Boston-area youth this summer.
Boston Foundation announces $10 million investment in workforce development programs
Date: June 19, 2017
Paul S. Grogan, President and CEO of the Boston Foundation, today announced that the Foundation and the Skillworks Funders Collaborative would commit $10 million over the next five years to strengthen workforce development programs serving a wide array of Boston-area residents. That investment is expected to create about 3,000 job placements.

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