Needham Bank is providing $10,000 in sponsorship support to the Tenacity Summer Tennis & Reading Program’s (STRP) two Hyde Park locations. The award will help support the STRP’s mission to provide a safe, educational, active, and fun summer activity to youth ages 6-16 – all free of charge to the families who participate.
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Tenacity awarded $100,000 Cummings Foundation Grant
Tenacity is thrilled to announce it is one of 100 local nonprofits to receive grants of $100,000 each through Cummings Foundation’s “$100K for 100” program.
New Balance Foundation Awards $225,000 NB SparkStart Grant to Tenacity
Tenacity has been awarded a $225,000 SparkStart Grant by the New Balance Foundation. The award continues the New Balance Foundation’s longtime support of Tenacity’s programs with an increase of $50,000 over the previous year’s grant. The grant will be used to support Tenacity’s Pathway to Post-Secondary Success and Summer Tennis & Reading programs.
The Boston Athletic Association selects Tenacity as an Official Charity of the 2017 Boston Marathon
BOSTON, MA, September 12, 2016 – Tenacity is thrilled to announce that we have been selected to be part of the 2017 Boston Marathon® Official Charity Program. According to the Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.), the Official Charity Program “supports select nonprofit organizations that strengthen our local community and provides these organizations with a significant fundraising opportunity.”
Massachusetts Service Alliance Announces $11 Million in AmeriCorps Funding for the Commonwealth
BOSTON, MA, July 22, 2016 – Massachusetts Service Alliance’s (MSA) CEO, Emily Haber, today announced that they have received $11,035,464 in AmeriCorps funding from the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS). These grants will support over 1,400 AmeriCorps members across the state to serve with 23 AmeriCorps host sites, including Tenacity, whose award was increased to support 32 AmeriCorps members.
Tenacity Earns Charity Navigator’s Highest Rating for 2nd Consecutive Year
BOSTON, MA, July 8, 2016 – For the second consecutive year, Tenacity’s strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency have earned the top distinction of a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator.
Tenacity Selected as B.A.A. Charity Partner for 2016 Boston Marathon
BOSTON, MA, September 14, 2015 – Tenacity is thrilled to announce that we have been selected to be part of the...
Tenacity Earns Charity Navigator’s Highest Rating
BOSTON, MA, September 3, 2015 – Tenacity’s sound fiscal management practices and commitment to accountability and transparency have earned it...