Greater Boston’s Nonprofit News, Events and Chat for Thursday - August 13

The latest local Boston/Providence/Manchester area nonprofit news to help power your network, strengthen your organization and keep you involved with your professional peers, funders, competitors and cohorts!

Congratulations Research Associates @ProfAnthrose @TheMarisoNegron & @DrLorenaEstrada for their NSF award to study the "Social & Moral Factors in Post-#Hurricane Evacuation Decisions: Implications for well-being" in Puerto Rico and Florida.

⁦@MelanieFaye1⁩ is grateful for all the community support.

The JP Garden Tour is a key fundraiser for the @TrusteesBoston network of 56 community gardens. Usually, a self-guided walking tour that highlights the beautiful gardens, this year’s it's virtual and features the gardens + interviews with their owners.https://t.co/pMczcYOpqG

Interview Part 2 is here in the Centering Justice Series!

Elizabeth James-Perry, Aquinnah Wampanoag, continues to share about her art work, approaches to making, art in the public sphere and the values that guide her practice.

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Thank you @HighlandStreet for supporting public access to @34islandsboston. This summer, receive a free kite onboard Friday ferry trips to Spectacle Island while supplies last! https://t.co/S9u1ObGtjd

Congratulations to GWCF Board Member, Chris Collins, who was recently elected to the Board of Trustees of the College of the Holy Cross. We are grateful for your commitment to serving the Worcester community! https://t.co/bzIvgfdn8K

You can make a difference this election cycle with calls 📞, texts 📲, and postcards 📨.
Sign up to be a Repro Vote Builder! Let's get to work, Massachusetts!
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There has always been a lack of digital equity affecting communities of color. According to research from Associate Professor @crhinesmith, the global pandemic has only increased the inability for these communities to work online. https://t.co/MO39hJmSeF

Join us on August 17th at 4:00pm for a LIVE show as part of the @kencen’s #ArtsAcrossAmerica performance series! @CastleSkins will honor Black women and the power of their voice with the music of Florence Price and Jessie Montgomery.
Tune in at https://t.co/qEkTrSo8F5

Join us on September 2 at 6 p.m. for a virtual Q&A session about the Roxbury Branch Library Call to Artists! Artists and teams interested in applying will be able to learn more about the project and the application process, and get their questions answered https://t.co/ZiLXyWjy2A

Here's what other countries are doing to help ensure students can return to schools safely -> https://t.co/dMAkh3JMff #ReopeningSchool #MAedu #mapoli #education @MassEducation @MAschoolsK12

Ten minutes until we roll.

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