New Balance Foundation Awards $225,000 NB SparkStart Grant to Tenacity

New Balance SparkStart

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

Tenacity 2017 Boston Marathon Official Charity

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

Tenacity AmeriCorps member in action

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 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 Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) Official Charity Program for the 2016 Boston Marathon. According to the B.A.A., Tenacity was selected because “the B.A.A. greatly values organizations that strengthen our local community and align with our mission […]

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 a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator. This is the first time that Tenacity has earned this top distinction, which highlights that the organization uses donor dollars to advance its mission […]