Announcements

Events - Amounts funded in 2018 by the Mission Hill/Fenway Neighborhood Trust, Inc.

Ramler Park Summer Sunset Concert

130 Peterborough St, West Fenway, Boston
Monday, August 13, 2018
6:30 P.M. (Rain date 8/16)


Mission Hill Community Art Show

Parker Hill Branch of the Boston Public Library
1497 Tremont Street, Mission Hill, MA
Exhibit Dates : July 28 through October 15, 2018
Opening Reception : Thursday, September 6th at 6:00 - 7:30 P.M.

2018 MHFNT Grant Awardees Announced

Organizations and amounts funded in 2018 by the Mission Hill/Fenway Neighborhood Trust, Inc.

Photo Credit: Sarah Noreiga

Photo Credit: Sarah Noreiga

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Mission Grammar School
$2,400
Buggy and Sandbox for Early Childhood Center

Phillips Brooks House Association, Inc.
$4,500
Mission Hill Summer Program for youth living in Mission Hill 

Mission Hill Link, Inc.
$4,968
Continuation of pilot projects for Saturday service and GPS tracking system

Mission Hill Health Movement, fiscal agent for Barbara Beckwith and Elena Harap Dodd, women's writing workshop coaches
$3,475
Women’s writing workshop at Parker Hill Branch Library

Mission Hill Main Streets
$1,750
Portable 50-gallon watering cart

Mission Hill Neighborhood Housing Services, Inc
$6,177
Summer Tai Chi program and 3 jazz concerts at Kevin Fitzgerald Park

Mission Hill Community Schools Council Inc., fiscal agent for Tobin Community Center
$6,400
New equipment upgrades to the fitness center to recruit more seniors, women, and girls

Mission Hill Main Streets, fiscal agent for INFocus Camera Club
$2,700
Two photography workshops and a solo exhibition

Trustees of the Boston Public Library, fiscal agent for Friends of the Parker Hill Branch Library
$1,392
Community yoga classes for ages 55 and over

Roxbury Tenants of Harvard Association
$4,000
Mystery field trips for resident seniors

MissionSAFE
$7,200
Summer internship program for youth in Mission Hill

Dorchester Youth Collaborative, fiscal agent for [ bitsandflow ]
$9,550
Documenting oral histories of the Fenway and hosting workshops and panel discussions in the community

Friends of Ramler Park, Inc., fiscal agent for Maria Jane Loizou & Friends
$2,200
Evening concert in Ramler Park in August

Fenway Community Development Corporation
$7,500
AmeriCorps Fellow to support expansion of Resident Services and Workforce Development programs

Friends of Ramler Park, Inc.
$1,863
Organic lawn care in Ramler Park

YMCA of Greater Boston / Huntington Avenue YMCA
$4,000
Summer camp scholarships for Fenway youth

Kaji Aso Studio
$3,500
Forty-fifth anniversary celebration at annual Prudential Center Art Exhibition

Operation P.E.A.C.E.
$7,653
Summer Academy youth enrichment program

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

 

2017 MHFNT Grant Awardees Announced

Organizations and amounts funded in 2017 by the Mission Hill/Fenway Neighborhood Trust, Inc.

Youth at Operation P.E.A.C.E. and seniors from the Peterborough Senior Center. Photo: Sarah Noreiga

Youth at Operation P.E.A.C.E. and seniors from the Peterborough Senior Center.
Photo: Sarah Noreiga

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Mission Grammar School
$1,500
Chairs for Early Childhood Center, CPR classes

Phillips Brooks House Association, fiscal agent for:

Mission Hill Summer Program
$4,450
Summer program for youth living in Mission Hill

Mission Hill Link, Inc.
$6,770
Pilot program for Saturday service and GPS tracking system

Mission Hill Neighborhood Housing Services, fiscal agent for:

María Sánchez House / Roxbury Crossing Senior Building LP
$3,880
Creative programming for resident seniors

Mission Hill Fenway Buccaneers Pop Warner Organization
$2,173
Reconditioning of helmets and shoulder pads

Edgar P. Benjamin Healthcare Center
$5,000
Refurbished flooring in the Community Learning Center

Tobin Community Center
$3,640
Flooring, tables, and chairs for Teen Room upgrade

Mission Hill Main Streets, fiscal agent for:

INFocus Camera Club
$2,200
Two photography workshops for residents of Mission Hill

Mission Hill Neighborhood Housing Services
$2,045
Tai Chi program May through August at Kevin Fitzgerald Park

Mission Hill Artists Collective
$800
Two seasonal pop-up shows in Mission Hill

Back of the Hill CDC, fiscal agent for:

McLaughlin Woodland and Orchard Stewards
$1,200
Restoration work in three natural areas in Mission Hill

MissionSAFE: A New Beginning
$2,500
Field trips for Summer Experiential Internship Program

Sociedad Latina, Inc.
$3,500
Alumni youth artist and equipment for Latino Heritage Month Tour

Dorchester Youth Collaborative, fiscal agent for

Tim Ney, [ bits and flow ]
$5,550
Monthly series of workshops in the Fenway in arts/technology/culture

Emerald Necklace Conservancy, fiscal agent for:

Fenway Civic Association
$2,500
Tai Chi classes on Thursdays 10-11AM and two concerts in Symphony Park

Fenway Garden Society, Inc.
$7,652
Design and fabrication of signage in the Fenway Victory Gardens

Friends of Ramler Park, fiscal agent for:

Maria Jane Loizou & Friends
$1,950
Evening summertime concert on 14 August 2017 at 6:30PM in Ramler Park (rain date 17 August)

Emerald Necklace Conservancy
$2,445
Community Movie Night on 22 August 2017 at 7:30PM in the Back Bay Fens (rain date 29 August)

Friends of Ramler Park, Inc.
$1,240
Rabbit-proof fencing in Ramler Park

Kaji Aso Studio
$3,000
Expansion of “A Spot of Beauty” Annual Art Exhibition. Opening Ceremony 4 November 2017, Prudential Center Newbury Arcade.

Operation P.E.A.C.E.
$8,000
Summer Academy youth enrichment program

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

Peterborough Senior Center
$8,700
Cultural field trips and hot lunches for seniors

Youth at Operation P.E.A.C.E. and seniors from the Peterborough Senior Center. Photo: Sarah Noreiga