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Keith Mahoney
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Recent News

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Boston Foundation Hosts Forum Civic Engagement & Education in Massachusetts on May 18
Date: May 15, 2017
The Boston Foundation and Tisch College for Civic Life at Tufts University will host a forum and discussion on the importance of civics education in Massachusetts on Thursday, May 18 at the Boston Foundation.
The Winter Hill Community Innovation School wins fourth annual Pozen Prize for Innovative Schools
Date: May 11, 2017
The 2017 Pozen Prize for Innovative Schools has been awarded to the Winter Hill Community Innovation School, Somerville’s only innovation school. This year marks the fourth annual awarding of the Pozen Prize—which this year includes a $75,000 award for the winning school—recognizing schools that consistently boost students’ achievements through innovative models, programs and practices.

Upcoming Events

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City of Millennials: Improving the Future Prospects of Our Region and Its Young Adults
Date: May 25, 2017
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: The Boston Foundation, 75 Arlington Street, 10th Floor, Boston

Please join us on May 25th to discuss the issues confronting Boston's millennials and for the release of City of Millennials: Improving the Future Prospects of Our Region and Its Young Adults, a joint report from Boston Indicators, City Awake, and the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce.

Greater Boston's IT/Tech Workforce Strategy
Date: June 19, 2017
Time: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: District Hall, 75 Northern Avenue Boston, MA 02210
Please join SkillWorks, The Boston Private Industry Council, the TechHire Boston Consortium, The Boston Foundation and Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh for a joint announcement of new investments in Boston's regional IT/Tech Industry.