Boston Opportunity Agenda gets $150K to halt college ‘stop-outs’

Massnonprofit News The Boston Opportunity Agenda, a public-private partnership comprised of The Boston Foundation, Barr Foundation, Catholic Charities, and other nonprofits and the City of Boston that works to ensure all Boston children and youth are prepared to succeed in college, received $149,964 to research challenges facing college “stop-outs,” students who withdraw from college before…

StriveTogether awards up to $7 million in grants for communities to improve results at major milestones in kids’ lives

21 cradle-to-career partnerships will advance equity and spread bold strategies to help children and families access opportunity and move up the economic ladder CINCINNATI, OH — StriveTogether, a national nonprofit working to bring communities together around data to make decisions and improve results for kids, today announced the second set of awardees for its Cradle to…