2019 MHFNT Grant Awardees Announced

Trustees of the Boston Public Library, fiscal agent for Friends of the Parker Hill Branch Library
$2,000 for audio system for the library’s lecture hall

Mission Hill Neighborhood Housing Services, Inc.
$5,300 for summer tai chi and yoga programs and jazz concerts at Kevin Fitzgerald Park 

Mission Hill Neighborhood Housing Services, Inc., fiscal agent for Roxbury Crossing Senior Building
$4,250 for senior exercise and art programs at Maria Sanchez House

Sociedad Latina
$2,750 for Latino Heritage Month celebration

Mission Hill Community Schools Council Inc., fiscal agent for Tobin Community Center
$5,100 for summer outdoor events in the renovated Ida Graves Yard

Mission Hill Health Movement, fiscal agent for Mission Hill Artists Collective
$1,625 for landscape painting workshop and pop-up art shows in 2019-2020

MissionSAFE – A New Beginning
$10,800 for summer paid internship program for 9 youth in Mission Hill

Boston Pirates Youth Sports, Inc.
$2,000 for baseball and softball equipment for indoor use for off-season training

Phillips Brooks House Association, Inc. 
$4,000 for Mission Hill Summer Program for youth living in Mission Hill

YMCA of Greater Boston / Huntington Branch
$3,500 for summer camp scholarships for 5 Mission Hill youth

Mission Hill Health Movement
$1,540 for Mission Hill line dance party and farmers market tastings

Emerald Necklace Conservancy, Inc., fiscal agent for Fenway Civic Association
$2,300 for public fitness classes at Symphony Community Park and musical entertainment for 2 public events in Fenway’s Back Bay Fens

Fenway Alliance, Inc.
$6,000 for artist honoraria for Fenway Porchfest in June

Operation P.E.A.C.E. Northeast, Inc., fiscal agent for Peterborough Senior Center
$8,700 for field trips and healthy food program for seniors

Operational P.E.A.C.E. Northeast, Inc.
$7,670 for Summer Academy youth enrichment program for Fenway youth

Friends of Ramler Park, Inc.
$2,800 preventative care for trees in Ramler Park

Emerald Necklace Conservancy
$3,000 for Community Movie Night in the Back Bay Fens

Fenway Community Center at Viridian, Inc.
$10,000 for “Health and Wellness for All” programming at Fenway Community Center