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Our Blog: Foundation Reflections

Speaking Up for Change: A Student Perspective on Education

Q & A with Victoria Njoroge, the 16-year old daughter of Leadership Worcester alum (class of 2020), Milka Njoroge. Victoria was wrapping up her junior year of high school with a final American history project when she noticed something missing: Where were the stories from Black communities during the hundred years after Emancipation but before the Civil Rights Movement? Here's what she did about it.
 

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MA Community Foundations Announce New Partnership to Support Nonprofits in the Wake of COVID-19

A statewide coalition of community foundations announced today the formation of a new partnership designed to strengthen the social sector and communities across the Commonwealth.
 

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Latest News

January
5

Foundation Now Accepting Scholarship Applications

Last year more than $680k awarded plus a new scholarship for 2022
January
5

GWCF Grants $1.9M to 110 Awardees

Focus areas include: Health & Wellbeing, Thriving Families, and Creative Worcester
December
21

Calling All Photographers!

The Foundation is redesigning our website and would love to showcase the work of local rising photographers. We are looking to feature photographs that depict the beauty and uniqueness of Worcester County.
December
13

GWCF Donates Mobile Vaccination/ Clinic Van to City of Worcester

City, Foundation, and 3B Auto Inc. partner to create COVID vaccine/testing equity resource

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