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The Varsity Vocals International Championship of A Cappella …


The Bennett Family Foundation Offers up to $25,000 to Local Nonprofits

 The Bennett Family Foundation, also known as the Eleanore Bennett Charitable Trust #1, was one of two charitable trusts established in 2004 by the bequest of Mabel Eleanore Newbold Bennett.In funding the Trusts, Eleanore left it up to the Trustees …



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 …


Local Hospitals Lead the Way in Fighting Climate Change

The Boston Green Ribbon Commission (GRC), along with Health Care Without Harm, released areport analyzing the nation’s first-ever, sector-wide energy use database. Hospitals and healthcare buildings in Boston have reduced energy use by 6% …


2014 Expected to Be the Hottest Year on Record

The United Nation's World Meteorological Association recently issued a report, which stated that 2014 is expected to be the hottest year on record, with global temperatures 1.03 degrees Fahrenheit above the 1961-1990 average. Read here to learn …


Patty Larkin, and Dom Flemons to perform First Night Boston concert, broadcast on WUMB-FM

• First Night Boston is presented by the Highland Street Foundation •  Boston, MA, December 11, 2014 -- First Night Boston, Berklee College of Music, and WUMB-FM 91.9 present guitarist, singer-songwriter, and Berklee alumna Patty Larkin, …


The Vela Foundation Offers Grants to Nonprofits that Encourage Fitness & Health

The Vela Foundation supports organizations in eastern Massachusetts that improve access to healthy foods and encourage fitness through nutritional education and physical activity.          *Please note our 2015 application deadlines have …


Landmarks of American History and Culture Offers Workshops for School Teachers

Brief SummaryThe Landmarks of American History and Culture program supports a series of one-week residence-based workshops for a national audience of K-12 educators. NEH Landmarks of American History and Culture Workshops use historic sites to …




The NonProfit Times' "3 Musts for Your Grant Proposal"

“You need a particular skill set to develop and write a great funding proposal,” said Barbara Floersch, executive director of The Grantsmanship Center. “And certain personality characteristics also help—a strong work ethic, tenacity, …


Massachusetts Receives Preschool Expansion Grant

Massachusetts will receive significant funding over the next four years to expand the delivery of high-quality voluntary preschool programs in five high-needs communities across the state. Boston, Holyoke, Lawrence, Lowell and Springfield will …


Entertainment Lawyer Joel Katz Joins Berklee College of Music Board of Trustees

Berklee College of Music has named Joel Katz, a leader in the field of entertainment law, to its board of trustees. Katz is former Chairman of the American Bar Association’s Entertainment & Sports Law Section. His clients are some of the …


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Short distance to Maverick Station - Washer and Dryer Included - Heat Included50 Lewis StreetEast Boston, MA 0212826 Units Available - Located on East Boston Waterfront# Of Units  Type    Maximum Rent Range   Income Limit …


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