Truly Time to Smell the Flowers
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - Worcester Telegram & Gazette
The Foundation was pleased to support the development of the Garden Within Reach at Tower Hill Botanic Garden in Boylston by providing an Activation Fund grant for $54,000 in 2013 to help with the construction of several teaching elements for the Garden, which is designed to accommodate people with sensor impairment and mobility limitations.
Katherine Abbott, Tower Hill’s CEO, explains more about the Garden Within Reach and other developments underway in her “As I See It” column in today’s Telegram & Gazette. Read more...
Health After Prison Matters
Monday, April 7, 2014 - Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Wen we talk about economic development, homelessness, recidivism, education and other such issues in our region, few people would guess that the Health Foundation of Central Massachusetts would be an influential player in these arenas. Read more...
Central Mass. Health Foundation Says Program Keeping Ex-Prisoners Out of Jail
Saturday, April 5, 2014 - Worcester Telegram & Gazette
WORCESTER — The Health Foundation of Central Massachusetts announced Friday that a $1.5 million program is yielding promising results when it comes to decreasing the rate at which former prisoners are going back to jail. Read more...
Ten Years of Grantmaking: 2000-2010