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October 18, 2017
#GivingTuesday 2017, set for Nov. 28, means that now is the time for your nonprofit to set goals and prepare the tactics that will let your organization successfully use #GivingTuesday to raise funds, build awareness, and enhance its reputation. MORE

October 16, 2017 — The Boston Foundation last week announced that it has awarded $2,087,428 to 46 Greater Boston nonprofits that span a wide array of areas, from arts and culture and youth to education and workforce development. MORE

October 13, 2017 — The Barr Foundation in Boston this week announced that it has granted $7,065,000 to 33 Massachusetts nonprofits to help develop innovative high school models, revitalize regional arts districts, and strengthen community engagement in clean energy. MORE

October 12, 2017 — The Lean Enterprise Institute, a Cambridge nonprofit that researches, teaches, and organizes conferences on lean thinking and practice, recently announced that it has named Eric Buehrens as its new chief executive officer. MORE

October 9, 2017 — The Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center recently announced a $3.5 million capital campaign to enhance its capacity and "support families in their quest to build a better life," and the Old Colony YMCA announced it has been awarded a $125,000 grant to prevent substance use among youth. MORE

October 17, 2017 — Saheli, a Burlington-based nonprofit that works against domestic violence and seeks to empower South Asian women and their families in New England to live safe and healthy lives, recently announced that Savitha Rajiv and Nadia Madden have been named co-executive directors. MORE

October 15, 2017 — Project Bread, a nonprofit based in East Boston, which is the only statewide anti-hunger organization in Massachusetts and a national leader in developing solutions for hunger relief and prevention, this week announced that Erin McAleer has been named president. MORE

October 13, 2017 — Two nonprofits, Cardinal Cushing Centers in Hanover and Merrimack Valley Hospice in Lawrence, this week announced they raised $440,000 in separate events to support ongoing operations. MORE

October 10, 2017 — Two Boston-based nonprofits that serve children—the Thompson Island Outward Bound Education Center and the Children’s Advocacy Center of Suffolk County—recently raised $670,000 at separate events to support their ongoing missions. MORE

October 17, 2017 — St. Mary’s Center for Women and Children, a Boston nonprofit that provides programs for women and children who have experienced trauma and are living in poverty, last week announced that it received a $1 million matching grant from Amazon, the largest single corporate gift in its history. MORE

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