Civic Engagement Grant News

Selected civic engagement grants and philanthropy news from foundations and the federal government from around the Web.

Vr Technology and Educational Escape Rooms Used to Train over 600 School Children in Vital ...

"If I ever came across or was involved in a medical emergency, I'd feel like I'd know what to do now." That's one student's assessment of a new program that uses virtual reality and escape rooms...more

High Marks for Innovation at Franklin High

When David Levesque took over as principal of New Hampshire's Franklin High School last year, he made a promise to students: "I'm going to make this the best high school in the state of New...more

Taconic and Green Finds Keys to Success

"It's all there: accountability, acceptance, respect, and teamworkand maybe a dash of humor to help get through the day." That's how Sarena Barausky describes T&G Middle School Success, an...more

One Man Honored with Heart of Gold, Lagrange Community Foundation Grants over $74K to ...
Foundation: LaGrange County Community Foundation

"Kent helps anyone who needs help even before being asked," says Rhonda Bartlett. "Kent is always helpful, civic-minded, and trustworthy." The 55-year-old from Howe, Ind., was recently awarded...more

Sepc Cares Celebrates Successful Children'S Healthcare of Atlanta Superhero Sprint ...

If you've ever wondered what it's like to be a superhero, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution has the answer: healthy food. The paper reports on a food drive by the Southeast Produce Council, an...more

Why It'S Critical to Plan Climate Change Adaptations for Older Adults

"We rarely discuss who is the most likely to be injured or even die in extreme weather events caused by climate change, which is older adults, over the age of 60," Amy Feiereisel writes for the...more

Societe Generale Gives a New Impetus to Its Corporate Philanthropy Policy

French bank Societe Generale says it will give away more than $100 million through its new Societe Generale Philanthropy program, which will focus on three areas: education, culture, and the...more

Ieee Educational Video for Kids Spotlights Climate Change

"When we work together, we can change the global environment." That's the message behind a new educational video from the Institute of Technology's TryEngineering program, which has teamed up...more

Gov. Healey Helps Celebrate Latest Grants from Cummings Properties Affiliate

"Every person deserves to have their worth and their dignity respected, and that's what you all empower every day." That was the message from Massachusetts Gov. Maura Healey Thursday at an...more

Anaya Tipnis Foundation Awarded $45,000 Cummings Grant

When Monica Kachru started the Anaya Tipnis Foundation three years ago in the Boston suburb of Needham, Mass., she had one goal: to help first-generation college students from underprivileged...more




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