Community Boat Building (formerly Boston Family Boat Building) opened their new expanded workshop in South Boston with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on May 16. Students of the program, staff and supporters attended the event to announce their name change and welcome everyone to the space at One Marina Park Drive.
We'd like to congratulate TSNE MissionWorks board member Imari Paris Jeffries on his new role as CEO of the Italian Home for Children.
Boston, Mass., Monday, April 28, 2014 –TSNE MissionWorks today awarded a series of grants to seven Massachusetts and Rhode Island-based networks to accelerate their commitments toward ending poverty in the region. The grants, made through TSNE’s Inclusion Initiative program, will support the multi-sector networks in building a collaborative community of groups who will target their collective efforts at systemic issues that perpetuate economic inequality in the communities of color where they operate.
NonProfit Center tenant Generation Citizen was featured in an article in the Boston Globe. Read all about their mission to get youth involved in civic service by connecting them with issues in their communities in "Students help solve civics issues through Generation Citizen."
Gallaudet University announced on February 12 it has selected Heather Harker as Chair and Duane Halliburton as Vice Chair of its Board of Trustees effective October 1, 2014. On September 30, 2014, the current Board of Trustees Chair Ben Soukup will retire and Vice Chair Harvey Goodstein will conclude his term.
The Nonprofit Centers Network joins TSNE MissionWorks, charts vision for the future of nonprofit real estate
Boston, Mass., December 18, 2013 -- The Nonprofit Centers Network (NCN), a network of nonprofits and philanthropic leaders from the financial, real estate, and public sectors dedicated to creating and operating quality nonprofit workspace, today announced that it will become a fiscally sponsored project of Boston-based TSNE MissionWorks as it charts a path to becoming an independent organization.
New report from TSNE MissionWorks recommends foundations provide increased support for nonprofit collaboration
Boston, Mass., Monday, August 5, 2013 – TSNE MissionWorks (TSNE) today released a new report from its Capacity Building Fund (CBF) grant program, Funding Learning Networks for Community Impact. The report documents eight years of grantmaking to community-led nonprofits to support collaboration to foster greater social impact. Copies of this new report can be downloaded from TSNE MissionWorks’s website: http://www.tsne.org/learningnetworks/report.
"Funders Launch Collaborative Effort to Create More Self-Motivated Learners and Innovative Problem Solvers in Nation’s Schools" Trust for Learning Will Promote Changes in How, What, and When Children Learn And Expand Availability of Proven Methods for Disadvantaged Students
Boston, Mass., Thursday, February 7, 2013 – TSNE MissionWorks today announced that its Executive Director, Jonathan Spack, will take over as chair of the National Network of Fiscal Sponsors (NNFS) Steering Committee for 2013-14. NNFS is a professional network of nonprofit organizations that advance the public benefit by facilitating the development and growth of charitable, mission-driven activities.
Boston, Mass., Wednesday, January 22, 2013 – TSNE MissionWorks is pleased to announce the addition of Tammy Dowley-Blackman, Diversity Fellowship Director for the Proteus Fund and Marjorie Ringrose, Executive Director, Social Venture Partners to the Board of Directors.