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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.
Boston Foundation announces $1.4 million in grants to Greater Boston organizations
Date: June 15, 2017
The Boston Foundation announced its quarterly discretionary grants after a meeting of the Foundation Board of Directors this week. The Board approved $1,058,000 in single and multi-year discretionary grants to be paid out beginning in July 2017, and another $315,000 in single-year Open Door grants to Boston-area nonprofits. Of the 26 grantees for the quarter, three are receiving multi-year grant support.

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