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Berklee's Valencia Campus Doubles Enrollment in its Third Year, Former Fox Music President Robert Kraft Joins the Faculty

Berklee's Valencia Campus Doubles Enrollment in its Third Year, Former Fox Music President Robert Kraft Joins the Faculty  Berklee College of Music, the world’s leading college for contemporary music, welcomed 148 students from 31 different …



Xtra Xtra Wins 3rd Place in the Local Media Associaction’s 2014 Digital Media Contest

Xtra Xtra is proud to say that we’ve won 3rd place as the Best Local Community Initiative in the 2014 Digital Media Contest by the Local Media Association.The Local Media Association is the only non-profit, professional trade association …


The City of Medford Asks Its Citizens Not to Drain Their Pools to the Street

It is against the law in Medford to allow or cause anything other than stormwater to go down the stormdrains in Medford.  This means that you may not empty your pool down your driveway and into the street in Medford. When you do so, you are …


When Saving for College, Parents Should Do Their Homework

BOSTON - As students return to the classroom, college savings experts are encouraging parents to do their own homework and create a plan for how they will pay for their children's higher education.  During College Savings Month in September, the …


IBM Grants Nonprofits Technology Consulting to Help Better Serve the Community

IBM maintains a community-relation funding arm which primarily supports specific projects and programs that IBM has initiated. Its main focus is education and youth development. The foundation also provides smaller grants in the areas of adult …


Fund for Shared Insight Invites Nonprofits to Apply for Grants of up to 20% of Organization’s Annual Budget

Shared Insight emerged from our belief that foundations will be more effective and make an even bigger difference in the world if we are more open – if we share what we are learning and are open to what others want to share with us, including …


Health Resources & Services Administration Creates Healthy Tomorrows Partnership for Children Program

Health Resources & Services Administration invites applications for the Healthy Tomorrows Partnership for Children Program (HTPCP).  The goal of this program is to promote access to health care for children, youth and their families …




Greenovate Boston Needs Your Help with a Photo for the 2014 Climate Action Plan

We need your help finding the perfect photo for the cover of the 2014 Climate Action Plan! Tell us where the photo was taken and why you think it should be on the cover of Boston's 2014 Climate Action Plan. Submit your photo today - The …


New England Aquarium Hosts the ClimaTeens Program

Each fall, the New England Aquarium hosts the ClimaTeens program, and selects a co-hort of teens (14-18 year-olds) who are interested in learning about climate change and how to communicate the issues to peers and community members. Apply now to …


#CompostBos brings exciting changes to the City’s waste reduction efforts

This fall, the City of Boston is piloting an expanded Community Compost Program that will provide five drop-off locations for residential food scraps in Boston.“Composting is important for Boston’s growing urban agriculture movement and meeting …


Alexander Graham Bell Parent-Infant Financial Aid Offers up to $2000 to Aid Children with Hearing Loss

The Parent-Infant Financial Aid Program is for families of infants and toddlers ages birth through 3 who have been diagnosed with a moderately-severe to profound hearing loss who are in pursuit of a spoken language outcome for their child. Awards …


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