2015 MHFNT Grant Awardees Announced

Organizations and amounts funded in 2015 by the Mission Hill/Fenway Neighborhood Trust, Inc.

Phillips Brooks House Association, Inc.
Mission Hill Summer Program / Stipend for junior counselor and support for a variety of family-oriented events

Mission Hill Health Movement, fiscal agent for:

Friends of the Parker Hill Branch Library
Yoga classes for Mission Hill residents 55 and over

Back of the Hill CDC, fiscal agent for:

McLaughlin Woodland and Orchard Stewards
Removal, pruning, and planting of trees and shrubs in urban forest

Mission Hill Main Streets, fiscal agent for:

Mission Hill Artists Collective (MHAC)
Funding for arts-related projects (open studios, annual exhibition, and three workshops)

Mission Hill Health Movement, fiscal agent for:

Elena Dodd, workshop coach
Women’s writing workshop weekly sessions at Parker Hill Branch Library

Mission Hill Community Schools Council Inc., DBA Tobin Community Center
Thomas L. Johnson 13 & Under Basketball League Fortieth Anniversary event

Mission Hill Health Movement
Expansion of weekly Farmers’ Market and support for Health Fair / Opening Brigham Circle Farmers' Market on Thursday, 25 June

Mission Hill Community Schools Council Inc., fiscal agent for:

Mission Hill Legacy Project
Six informational seminars for seniors and youth in Mission Hill to promote discussions on racism, sexism, and capitalism

Mission Hill Community Schools Council Inc., fiscal agent for:

Mission Hill Youth Collaborative
Support for annual “Halloween on the Hill” event

Sociedad Latina
Stipends for three youth leaders living in Mission Hill for Pathways to Success programs

Friends of Ramler, Park, Inc., fiscal agent for:

Maria Jane Loizou & Friends
Evening summertime concert on Tuesday, 4 August 2015 (rain date 11 August), 6:30pm, in Ramler Park

Community Arts Advocates, fiscal agent for:

Fenway Civic Association
Sound system equipment for events in Symphony Park / Opening Event on Tuesday, 23 June, 1:00PM

Fenway Community Development Corporation
Second Annual Job and Community Resource Fair

Boston Arts Academy Foundation
Intercession Program for BAA students in Mission Hill and Fenway

Operation P.E.A.C.E.
Summer Academy for Fenway youth

Friends of Ramler Park
Support for arborist to prune and maintain shrubs and trees, identify disease, and mulch plants

Operation P.E.A.C.E., fiscal agent for:

Peterborough Senior Center
Recreational/cultural field trips and a year-long Tuesday hot lunch Program for seniors

Kaji Aso Studio
Thirteenth Annual Prudential Center 2015 Art Exhibition