The Boston Foundation allocates nearly $1m for study on childhood health interventions
Boston Globe - 10/16/2014
The announcement came after Wednesday’s meeting of the Boston Foundation’s board of directors. At the meeting, the board approved about $1.63 million in discretionary grants that the foundation plans to make during the next quarter.
Among other groups in line for grants is Northeastern University. Northeastern is in line for a one-year, $50,000 grant for its Foundation Year, a 12-month program launched by the university in response to Success Boston. The program seeks to provide Boston public school graduates with the skills and academic preparation to continue on to a degree program.